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Sanderson-Smith, Martina L. Dr.

Senior Lecturer

  • Illawarra Health and Medical Research Institute
  • Centre for Medical and Molecular Bioscience
  • Faculty of Science, Medicine and Health
  • School of Biological Sciences

Selected Publications


Investigator On


Impact Story


  • Let's Share a Story - literacy support for Indigenous children project, targeting Indigenous children in the early childhood and primary age bracket, raised awareness of the importance of encouraging and promoting the joys of reading and yarning with children. The project was undertaken in consultation with Aboriginal services and organisations and key contacts within Aboriginal communities. The project complemented literacy programs in pre-schools, schools and child care centres and community centres.

Advisees


  • Graduate Advising Relationship

    Degree Research Title Advisee
    Doctor of Philosophy Biofilm modelling for Group A Streptococcus pathogenesis in recurrent Pharyngitis Vyas, Heema
    Doctor of Philosophy Characterisation of the role of M-family proteins to GAS biofilm formation and innate immune resistance. Proctor, Emma-Jayne
    Doctor of Philosophy Mapping Programmed cell death of neutrophils in response to Group A Streptococcal infection Williams, Jonathan
    Doctor of Philosophy Characterising the Interaction Between Group A Streptococcus and Hyaluronin McEwan, Tahnee
    Doctor of Philosophy Investigating the Interaction Between Group A Streptococcus and the Human Glycome Indraratna, Anuk

Selected Publications


Investigator On


Impact Story


  • Let's Share a Story - literacy support for Indigenous children project, targeting Indigenous children in the early childhood and primary age bracket, raised awareness of the importance of encouraging and promoting the joys of reading and yarning with children. The project was undertaken in consultation with Aboriginal services and organisations and key contacts within Aboriginal communities. The project complemented literacy programs in pre-schools, schools and child care centres and community centres.

Advisees


  • Graduate Advising Relationship

    Degree Research Title Advisee
    Doctor of Philosophy Biofilm modelling for Group A Streptococcus pathogenesis in recurrent Pharyngitis Vyas, Heema
    Doctor of Philosophy Characterisation of the role of M-family proteins to GAS biofilm formation and innate immune resistance. Proctor, Emma-Jayne
    Doctor of Philosophy Mapping Programmed cell death of neutrophils in response to Group A Streptococcal infection Williams, Jonathan
    Doctor of Philosophy Characterising the Interaction Between Group A Streptococcus and Hyaluronin McEwan, Tahnee
    Doctor of Philosophy Investigating the Interaction Between Group A Streptococcus and the Human Glycome Indraratna, Anuk
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