Positions

Assistant Professor
Dan L Duncan Comprehensive Cancer Center
Department of Medicine, Gastroenterology Section
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX, US

Education

PhD from The University of Queensland
BS from Queensland University of Technology
BAppSc(Hons)
BS from University of Southern Queensland
BSc

Honors & Awards

Dean’s Commendation, University of Southern Queensland,
Faculty of Science Medal, University of Southern Queensland,
Dean’s Merit Award, Queensland University of Technology,
Head of School’s Award for Excellence in Mathematics, Queensland University of Technology
School of Mathematical Sciences Staff Prize – Honours Year: Best results in
Bachelor of Applied Science (Honours) Degree, Queensland University of Technology,
PhD Scholarship, The University of Queensland,
PhD Top-up Scholarship, PROBE-Net,
PhD Top-up Scholarship, Queensland Institute of Medical Research,
Travel Award, Queensland Institute of Medical Research,
Travel Fellowship Award, The European Association for Cancer Research,
Graduate School International Travel Award, The University of Queensland,
Travel Grant (grants-in-aid), Cancer Council Queensland,
Winner ‘Best of the Best Oral – Epidemiology’, Clinical Oncology Society of Australia,

Professional Interests

  • Barrett’s esophagus
  • Esophageal adenocarcinoma
  • Epidemiology and outcomes of digestive disorders
  • Genetic epidemiology
  • Risk prediction
  • Screening and surveillance of GI cancers

Memberships

American Association for Cancer Research
2014-Present
Barrett’s and Esophageal Adenocarcinoma Consortium
2010-Present
Society for Epidemiologic Research
2014-Present
Statistical Society of Australia
2010-Present
The Australian Society for Medical Research
2010-Present
The European Association for Cancer Research
2010-2013