Professor Di Yu

Director Of Ian Frazer Centre For Children's Immunotherapy Research, The University Of Queensland

Professor Di Yu is the Chair in Paediatric Immunotherapy and the inaugural Director of Ian Frazer Centre of Children’s Immunotherapy Research, and a Professor of Immunology and the Head of Systems and Translational Immunology Laboratory at the University of Queensland. Before joining the University of Queensland, he was a faculty at Australian National University and Monash University. He investigates T cell functional subsets in human health and disease, and applies the“Systems Immunology” approach to innovate new strategies to monitor personal immune status and control immune pathways to treat cancer, autoimmune diseases and infection. He has authored over 100 publications of basic and translational research in immunology, including Nature, Nature Immunology, Nature Medicine, and Immunity. He is an elected Fellow of Australian Academy of Health and Medical Sciences (FAHMS).