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Geoff Zhang

Senior Scientist
Tel: + 61 2 9845 3106
Email: Geoff. Zhang@health.nsw.gov.au

Dr Geoff Zhang started at CKR in 1990 as a Hospital Scientist and later as a Senior Scientist. He studied Medicine in Beijing Medical University (BMU) and graduated with a Master of Medicine in 1985. He finished postgraduate training in Orthopaedics and related research in BMU before he was granted a postdoctoral fellowship to the United States in 1988.

He spent 2 years in St. Louis University Medical School, Missouri USA before coming to Australia and joined the Renal Research Laboratory in 1990. His current research involves studies of T cell receptor V gene usage in allograft rejection and donor specific transfusion induced transplantation tolerance in animal models.