About the Instructors
Dr. John Gerrard
Josifini Talahiwa Baba
Associate Professor John Gerrard is the Director of Infectious Diseases at the Gold Coast University Hospital in Queensland, Australia.
He has over 30 years’ experience in Clinical Infectious Diseases and outbreak management in Australia, as well as the United Kingdom, West Africa and Japan.
His research interests include emerging infectious diseases and malaria vaccine development. He described the earliest case of AIDS in Australia and even has a human pathogen after him (Heterorhabditis gerrardi).
Bachelor of Science
– Majoring in Cellular & Molecular Biology
Masters of International Public Health
Masters of Nursing Studies