Researcher biography

Samuel Chan graduated from The University of Queensland with a Bacehlor of Medicine and Surgery and completed his fellowship in Nephrology with the Royal Australasian College of Physicians. He is currently a Staff Specialist within the Metro South Integrated Nephrology and Transplant Services and is completing a PhD with the Australasian Kidney Trials Network focusing on kidney transplant associated infectious diseases. Dr Chan's PhD is supported by the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHRMC) Postgraduate Scholarship, and was also awarded the Sir Gustav Nossal NHMRC Research Excellence Award in 2019. In addition to his clinical and research commitments, Dr Chan works as a Senior Lecturer within the Faculty of Medicine where he leads the nephrology curriculum within Phase 1, and also co-ordinates the Phase 2 Medicine Rotation.