Professor Andrew Lloyd

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Professor Andrew Lloyd is an infectious diseases physician, immunology researcher and Director of the Inflammation and Infection Research Centre at the University of NSW. He is an NHMRC Practitioner Fellow. He leads a research group studyingepidemiological, clinical and basic science aspects of hepatitis C infection with NHMRC-funding supporting the field and laboratory studies linked to the HITS cohort (Hepatitis C Incidence and Transmission Study) and an innovative nurse-led model of hepatitis treatment in the prison setting. He was awarded an Australia Medal (AM) for his work in establishing the hepatitis service in the NSW prisons and for his research achievements in infectious diseases.