Honorary Professor Peter Parsons

Honorary Professor

Greater Brisbane Clinical School
Faculty of Medicine



  • PhD, University of Adelaide
  • Bachelor of Science Honours, University of Adelaide


  • Cullen, Jason K., Boyle, Glen M., Yap, Pei-Yi, Elmlinger, Stefan, Simmons, Jacinta L., Broit, Natasa, Johns, Jenny, Ferguson, Blake, Maslovskaya, Lidia A., Savchenko, Andrei I., Mirzayans, Paul Malek, Porzelle, Achim, Bernhardt, Paul V., Gordon, Victoria A., Reddell, Paul W., Pagani, Alberto, Appendino, Giovanni, Parsons, Peter G. and Williams, Craig M. (2021). Activation of PKC supports the anticancer activity of tigilanol tiglate and related epoxytiglianes. Scientific Reports, 11 (1) 207, 207. doi: 10.1038/s41598-020-80397-9

  • Cullen, Jason K., Simmons, Jacinta L., Parsons, Peter G. and Boyle, Glen M. (2020). Topical treatments for skin cancer. Advanced Drug Delivery Reviews, 153, 54-64. doi: 10.1016/j.addr.2019.11.002

  • Barnett, Catherine M. E., Broit, Natasa, Yap, Pei-Yi, Cullen, Jason K., Parsons, Peter G., Panizza, Benedict J. and Boyle, Glen M. (2018). Optimising intratumoral treatment of head and neck squamous cell carcinoma models with the diterpene ester Tigilanol tiglate. Investigational New Drugs, 37 (1), 1-8. doi: 10.1007/s10637-018-0604-y

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  • (2014) Doctor Philosophy

  • (2007) Doctor Philosophy

  • (2006) Doctor Philosophy

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Book Chapter

  • Cook, Anthony L., Boyle, Glen M., Leonard, J. Helen, Parsons, Peter G. and Sturm, Richard A. (2006). BRN2 in melanocytic cell development, differentiation and transformation. From Melanocytes to Melanoma: The Progression to Malignancy. (pp. 149-168) edited by V. J. Hearing and A. P. L. Leong. New Jersey: Humana Press. doi: 10.1007/978-1-59259-994-3_8

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PhD and MPhil Supervision

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