Pdoc Res Fellow (A) (with PhD)
Adelaide Medical School
Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences
Eligible to supervise Masters and PhD (as Co-Supervisor) - email supervisor to discuss availability.
Date Position Institution name 2021 - ongoing Postdoctoral Researcher University of Adelaide 2018 - 2020 Research Officer University of Adelaide
Awards and Achievements
Date Type Title Institution Name Country Amount 2013 Distinction Dean's Merit Award UTS Australia
Date Institution name Country Title 2014 - 2018 University of Sydney Australia PhD 2013 - 2013 UTS Australia First Class Honours in Medical Science 2010 - 2012 UTS Australia Bachelor of Medical Science
Year Citation 2022 Abdo, A. I., Schmitt-John, T., & Richter, K. (2022). Cold Plasma Therapy as a Physical Antibiofilm Approach. In Springer Series on Biofilms (pp. 225-261). Springer International Publishing.
Year Citation 2021 Abdo, A., Schmitt-John, T., & Richter, K. (2021). Plasma-activated water as a new weapon against multidrug-resistant bacteria. Poster session presented at the meeting of Abstracts of the 31st annual European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases (ECCMID 2021), as published in EMJ Microbiology and Infectious Diseases. virtual online: European Medical Group. 2020 Tran, H., Abdo, A., Jaghoori, A., Jakobczak, R., Beltrame, J., Hodge, S., & Zalewski, P. (2020). ZINC SIGNALLING MAY BE INVOLVED IN PULMONARY HYPERTENSION VIA CO-REGULATION OF NO-INDUCED VASODILATION AND ENDOTHELIN-1-INDUCED VASOCONSTRICTION. Poster session presented at the meeting of RESPIROLOGY. WILEY. 2019 Tran, H., Maiolo, S., Abdo, A., Jacobczak, R., Beltrame, J., Reynolds, P., . . . Hodge, S. (2019). Hypoxia-induced reduction in no signalling as well as increased oxidative stress and inflammation are associated with dysregulated zinc homeostasis in endothelial cells. Poster session presented at the meeting of Respirology. Broadbeach, Qld.: Wiley. 2019 Tran, H. B., Macowan, M., Abdo, A., Donnelley, M., Parsons, D., & Hodge, S. (2019). Airway inflammasome activation and dysregulated S1P signalling associated with mucus obstruction in a cystic fibrosis-like mouse model.. Poster session presented at the meeting of Respirology. Wiley. 2019 Hai, B. T., Abdo, A., Jaghoori, A., Jakobczak, R., Beltrame, J. F., Hodge, S., & Zalewski, P. D. (2019). IS ZINC A NOVEL VASCULAR SIGNALING MESSENGER AND TARGET IN PULMONARY HYPERTENSION?. Poster session presented at the meeting of RESPIROLOGY. WILEY.
2016 Abdo, A. I., Rayner, B. S., van Reyk, D. M., & Hawkins, C. L. (2016). Modification of Low-Density Lipoprotein by Myeloperoxidase Oxidants - a Pathway to Endothelial Dysfunction in Atherosclerosis?. Poster session presented at the meeting of FREE RADICAL BIOLOGY AND MEDICINE. ELSEVIER SCIENCE INC.
- Co-investigator of European Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases (ESCMID) research grant - $30 000 (2022)
- Associate Investigator of Women's and Children's Foundation Research Project Grant - $100,000 (2020)
- National Heart Foundation of Australia - Tom Simpson Trust Fund - Equipment Grant - $15,750 (2019)
Current Higher Degree by Research Supervision (University of Adelaide)
Date Role Research Topic Program Degree Type Student Load Student Name 2022 Co-Supervisor The Use of Cold Plasma Technology as an Inhalation Therapy for Cystic Fibrosis Doctor of Philosophy Doctorate Full Time Mr Michael Pellegrino Severino
Other Supervision Activities
Date Role Research Topic Location Program Supervision Type Student Load Student Name 2020 - 2020 Co-Supervisor Novel treatment to prevent cardiovascular disease in Type 2 diabetes Basil Hetzel Institute Honours Full Time Emily Kovacev
Date Role Committee Institution Country 2020 - ongoing Member Organising Committee for TQEH Research Expo The Queen Elizabeth Hospital Australia
Date Title Engagement Type Institution Country 2019 - ongoing Science Alive! Public Community Engagement Basil Hetzel Institute Australia
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