Dr Marie Estcourt

Dr Marie Estcourt2001 NH MRC/RG Menzies Fellowship

Menzies Memorial Scholars Association, President 2009-2011

Education
PhD, Division of Immunology and Cell Biology, John Curtin School of Medical Research.

Thesis: "Prime-boost immunization and the nature of the induced immune response"

Marie took up her Fellowship at the Institute of Molecular Medicine, Radcliff Hospital, Oxford University in March 2002. Her course of study was “Analysis of CD8 T cell memory generation following cell mediated vaccination strategies”.

Current
Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Centre for Experimental Immunology, Lions Eye Institute, University of Western Australia.  Marie's work focuses on understanding T cell responses in persisting infections and interactions of T cells with the innate immune system.