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Researcher: Bradbury, RS (Dr Richard Bradbury)

Fields of Research

Medical bacteriology
Medical parasitology
Medical virology
Respiratory diseases
Biologically active molecules
Medical microbiology
Health services and systems
Microbiology
Curriculum and pedagogy theory and development
Clinical microbiology
Infectious diseases

Research Objectives

Clinical health
Public health (excl. specific population health)
Other health
Diagnosis of human diseases and conditions
Teaching and curriculum

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

blaROB-1 Location on pB1000 in Haemophilus influenzae is widespread and variable cefaclor resistance is associated with altered penicillin-binding proteins; Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy
Propionobacterium avidum causing native brreast abscess
Pseudomonas aeruginosa in Tasmania
A case of Eosinophilia and iron deficiency in an African refugee; Australian Institute of Medical Scientists Queensland Tropical Division 21st Annual Conference
A case of gastrointestinal Myiasis in Tasmania?; Australasian College of Tropical Medicine Regional Scientific Meeting
A case of intestinal myiasis - fact or fiction; Annals of the Australasian College of Tropical Medicine
A clonal strain of Pseudomonas aeruginosa in Tasmanian patients with cystic fibrosis; Annual Scientific Meetings of the Australian & New Zealand Society of Respiratory Science and the Thoracic Society of Australia & New Zealand
A clonal strain of Pseudomonas aeruginosa in Tasmanian patients with cystic fibrosis; Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand Annual Scientific Conference
A survey of virulence genes in Pseudomonas aeruginosa; Australian Society for Microbiology National Scientific Meeting
Advanced parasitology practical workshop
An evaluation of the VIDAS CDAB assay for the detection of Clostridium difficile infection in a clinical laboratory; Pathology
An imported case of Trichostrongylid infection in Tasmania and a review of human Trichostrongylidiosis; Annals of the Australasian College of Tropical Medicine
An unusual helminth infection in a South East Asian refugee; Annals of the Australasian College of Tropical Medicine
Antimicrobial susceptibility testing of cystic fibrosis and non-cystic fibrosis clinical isolates of Pseudomonas aeruginosa: a comparison of three methods; British Journal of Biomedical Science
Chikungunya - An emerging arbovirus infection; Annals of the Australasian College of Tropical Medicine
Decreased virulence of cystic fibrosis Pseudomonas aeruginosa in Dictyostelium discoideum; Microbiology and Immunology
Deployable Laboratory Response to Influenza Pandemic; PCR Assay Field Trials and Comparison with Reference Methods; PLoS One
Emergence of multi-resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa in a Western Australia hospital; Journal of Hospital Infection
Epidemiology of Pseudomonas aeruginosa in a tertiary referral teaching hospital ; Journal of Hospital Infection
Gastointestinal myiasis
Gastrointestinal parasites isolated from African refugees at the Royal Hobart Hospital 2002-2005; AIMS / AACB National Scientific Meeting
Genetic characterization of selected parasites from people with histories of gastrointestinal disorders using a mutation scanning-coupled approach; Electrophoresis
Genome diversity of Pseudomonas aeruginosa isolates from Tasmanian Cystic Fibrosis patients; Australian Society for Microbiology National Scientific Meeting
Helminths; AIMS/ACTM 100 Years of Tropical Medicine
Host response to transmissible Pseudomonas aeruginosa; European Respiratory Journal
Investigations into the Tasmanian clonal strain of Pseudomonas aeruginosa; AIMS / AACB National Scientific Meeting
Leishmaniasis in returning Australian soldiers; Capricornia Medical Science Conference
Maternal and neonatal sepsis caused by Haemophilus influenzae type d; Journal of Medical Microbiology
Molecular epidemiology of Pseudomonas aeruginosa infections in Tasmania; Australian Society for Microbiology National Scientific Meeting
Moraxella Catarrhalis - resistance and associated virulence; Australian Society for Microbiology National Scientific Meeting
Morphological observations on Pentatrichomonas hominis, Enteromonas hominis and Rodentolepis nana; Annals of the Australasian College of Tropical Medicine
Not your usual old parasites; Capricornia Medical Science Conference
Occult Schistosomiasis Haematobia in a traveller returned from Africa; Annals of the Australasian College of Tropical Medicine
Parasitology - An Australian perspective
Parasitology - the old, the new and the unexpected; Singapore Infectious Diseases Society
Parasitology Workshop
Persistent Pseudomonas aeruginosa lung infection in cystic fibrosis: new insights from the Tasmanian population, Australia; 10th International Congress on Pseudomonas
Poor clinical outcomes associated with a multi-drug resistant clonal strain of Pseudomonas aeruginosa in the Tasmanian cystic fibrosis population; Respirology
Prevalence of exoY and exoS genes in clinical and environmental isolates of Pseudomonas aeruginosa; Australian Society for Microbiology National Scientific Meeting
Prevalence of Acanthamoeba spp. in Tasmanian intensive care clinical specimens; Journal of Hospital Infection
Psocids - A cause of delusional parasitosis?; Australian Society for Microbiology National Scientific Meeting
Ranunculin the antibacterial constituent in Clematis aristata, and its mode of action; Proceedings of APSA
Teaching medical students in Tasmania
The lab in a box - raising a new capability; Australian Military Medicine Association National Scientific Meeting
Tube coagulase testing for the identification of Staphylococcus aureus in a clinical laboratory setting
Virulence gene distribution in clinical, nosocomial and environmental isolates of Pseudomonas aeruginosa; Journal of Medical Microbiology
When is a hookworm not a hookworm?; Australian Society for Microbiology
Whole cell virulence of clinical and environmental Pseudomonas aeruginosa in a novel Dictyostelium discoideum eukaryotic model; Australian Society for Microbiology

Research Projects

An Amoeba Co-culture Assay Alternative to Mammalian Models of Bacterial Virulence Testing; The MAWA Trust (MAWA)
The role of Acanthamoeba in Intensive Therapy Ward Infections; Royal Hobart Hospital Research Foundation (RHHRF)

Research Candidate Supervision