Prof B. Crabb

Brendan Crabb 1

Burnet Institute, VIC

Research scientist Professor Brendan Crabb is Director and CEO of the Burnet Institute in Melbourne. Professor Crabb’s expertise is in the study of infectious diseases, particularly those affecting the developing world. The primary driver for his own laboratory’s research is the development of a malaria vaccine and the identification of new targets for therapeutic intervention, a goal that fits well with the Burnet Institute’s mission.
Professor Crabb is the President of the Association of Australian Medical Research Institutes (AAMRI), the peak body representing 10,000 staff and students of Australia’s independent medical research organisations.