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Associate Professor David Simar

Faculty: 
Faculty of Medicine
School: 
School of Medical Sciences
Bio: 
 
Research Interests:
My research interest mainly focuses on the characterisation of metabolic dysfunction and the critical role played by the immune system in the development of those alterations in metabolic and immune conditions.
 

Broad Research Areas:
Metabolism, Inflammation, Immunology, Cancer, Diabetes, Exercise Physiology

Qualifications:
BSc, PhD (Montpellier)

Specific Research Keywords:
Cell Metabolism, Insulin resistance, Immunology and Infectious Disease, Cancer, Exercise Physiology

Projects on offer (suitable for Honours, Masters and PhD):

Metabolic complications in cancer survivors

Physical activity in cancer survivors

Phone: 
+61 2 9385 8142
Fax: 
51389
Email: 
d.simar@unsw.edu.au
Field Of Research (FOR): 
Metabolic Medicine
Cellular Immunology
Paediatrics
Cancer and related disorders
Exercise Physiology
University role: 
Director of Postgraduate Research UNSW Medicine