Our researchers

Children’s Health Queensland’s research achievements are powered by the clinical expertise of our people. Our medical, nursing and allied health professionals strive to be at the forefront of research, innovation, education and the application of evidence-based practice to improve health outcomes for children and young people.

Search for Children’s Health Queensland researchers, their research interests or achievements. Enter the researcher’s name or research area you are looking for in the box below or scroll the list to learn more about some of our lead researchers.

Research interests
Adam IrwinSepsis

infectious diseases

Alex De YoungChild and youth mental health

Mental health, youth and child mental health, emotional trauma, adolescent mental health

Amanda UllmanIntensive care

Paediatric intensive care, ICU, critical care, Catheter management, intravenous device (IV), Family-centred care, health service delivery

Anne ChangRespiratory

Bronchiectasis, Asthma, Cough

Anthony HerbertPaediatric palliative care

palliative care, pain management, symptom management, cancer, Health service delivery, Oncology

Christel MiddeldorpChild and youth mental health

ADHD, Anxiety Disorders, Autism Disorders, Depression, Parental psychopathology, (Epi)genetic factors, psychopathology

Claire WainwrightRespiratory

Cystic fibrosis, Mycobacterium abscessus, Respiratory disease

Jason AcworthEmergency medicine

Paediatric resuscitation, simulation in healthcare education

Julia ClarkInfectious diseases

Fungal and viral infection, Congenital CMV, Non-tuberculous mycobacterial infections

Roy KimbleBurns

Wound healing