Professor Jon Iredell

Medicine, Westmead Clinical School
Westmead Millennium Institute for Medical Research

C24 - Westmead Hospital
The University of Sydney
NSW 2006 Australia

T: +61 2 9845 6255

Biographical details

Research interests

ICU/ Infectious Diseases/ Microbiology/ bacterial genetics

Current national competitive grants*


Ecological effects of antibiotics
Iredell J, Paulson I, Partridge S, Seppelt I, Holmes A
NHMRC Project Grant ($702,952 over 3 years)

Rapid prediction of antibiotic resistance in the Enterobacteriaceae: making use of restricted diversity in mobile resistance gene pools
Iredell J, Partridge S
NHMRC Project Grant ($372,617 over 3 years)


Practitioner Fellowship Level 1
Iredell J
NHMRC Career Award: Practitioner Fellowship ($428,870 over 5 years)


Centre for Research Excellence in Critical and Emerging Infectious Diseases
Iredell J, Sorrell T, Gilbert G, Kerridge I, Booy R, Dwyer D, Sintchenko V, Bennett B, Jones C
NHMRC Centre of Research Excellence ($2,499,690 over 5 years)

* Grants administered through the University of Sydney