Associate Professor Paula Marlton MB BS (Hons I) FRACP FRCPA
Associate Professor Marlton is the Head of Leukaemia and Lymphoma at the Princess Alexandra Hospital where she is Deputy Director of Haematology. Her previous appointments include three years at the MD Anderson Cancer Centre in Houston and a recent placement at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Centre in New York. She has extensive experience in clinical research including the roles of principal investigator for national and international trials and supervisor of translational research integrated with trials. She was the founding Chair of the Australasian Leukaemia and Lymphoma Group (ALLG) Laboratory Science Committee, served on the ALLG Executive for 6 years and established and directed the ALLG Tissue Bank for 15 years. She was Medical Advisor and board member of the Leukaemia Foundation Queensland for 13 years. Her other professional roles include membership of Government and College advisory committees, several disease and drug advisory boards as well as a wide range of clinical and academic service roles.
Associate Professor Marlton has served as a member of the QIMR Berghofer Council since 2006 and is a member of the Appointments and Promotions Committee.