Infectious Diseases

Infectious diseases physicians have specialised training in clinical, laboratory and public health aspects infectious disease medicine, and microbiology. 

Essential Areas Include:

  • HIV-related disease and sexually transmitted diseases;

  • General infectious diseases in hospitalised patients, including infections of surgical patients in intensive care;

  • Infections in patients immunosuppressed for transplantation;

  • Infections in patients immunosuppressed by cancer and its treatment;

  • Tropical/travel and geographic medicine

  • Infection Control

  • Immunisation