Dr Michael Nissen

Adjunct Associate Professor

Academy for Medical Education
Faculty of Medicine



  • Bachelor of Medical Science, The University of Queensland
  • MBBS, The University of Queensland


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Book Chapter

  • Goire, Namraj, Sloots, Theo P., Whiley, David M. and Nissen, Michael D. (2012). Protocol for the molecular detection of antibiotic resistance mechanisms in Neisseria gonorrhoeae. Diagnosis of sexually transmitted diseases. (pp. 319-328) edited by Colin R. MacKenzie and Birgit Henrich. Heidelberg, Germany: Springer. doi: 10.1007/978-1-61779-937-2_22

  • Nissen, Michael D., Lambert, Stephen B., Whiley, David M. and Sloots, Theo P. (2010). Respiratory infections. PCR for clinical microbiology: an Australian and international perspective. (pp. 67-82) edited by Margret Schuller, Theo P. Sloots, Gregory S. James, Catriona L. Halliday and Ian W. J. Carter. Dordrecht, Netherlands : Springer. doi: 10.1007/978-90-481-9039-3_5

  • Mackay, I. M., Arden, K. E., Nissen, M. D. and Sloots, T. P. (2007). Challenges Facing Real-time PCR Characterization of Acute Respiratory Tract Infections.. Real-Time PCR in Microbiology from Diagnosis to Characterization.. (pp. 269-318) edited by Mackay, I.M.. United Kingdom: Horizon Press - Calister Academic Press.

  • Mackay, I. M., Mackay, J. F., Nissen, M. D. and Sloots, T. P. (2007). Real-time PCR; History and Fluorgenic Chemistries. Real-Time PCR in Microbiology From diagnosis to characterization. (pp. 1-40) edited by Mackay, I. M.. United Kingdom: Horizon Press - Calister Academic Press.

  • Nissen, M. D. (2004). Human Metapenumovirus: Paramyxoviridae. Textbook of Pediatric Infectious Diseases. (pp. 2341-2346) edited by Ralph D. Feigin, Gail J. Demmler, James D. Cherry and Sheldon L. Kaplan. Philadelphia, Pa.: Saunders.

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Other Outputs

Grants (Administered at UQ)

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

Completed Supervision