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About Robert Tindle.

Robert Tindle was born in Northumberland (UK). 


In 1969, he obtained a PhD in immunology (London University) and was awarded a research fellowship at the Institute of Cancer Research (London).


He researched human leukaemia at the Beatson Institute for Cancer Research (Glasgow), and later, vaccines for cervical cancer at the Centre for Immunology and Cancer Research (Brisbane, Australia). 

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During 2002-2010, he served as Director of the Sir Albert Sakzewski Virus Research Centre and Centre for Clinical Medical Virology at Brisbane's Royal Children's Hospital. 

He has authored over 90 peer-reviewed research papers in major medical and scientific journals and presented his work in multiple biomedical conferences in the United States, Britain, Germany, France, Spain, Mexico, Australia, and elsewhere. 

Robert is an Emeritus Professor in the Faculty of Science at the University of Queensland and a former Adjunct Professor at the Queensland University of Technology.

He lives in Brisbane with his wife and colleague, psychologist Dr Elizabeth Tindle. They have raised two children. 

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