Dr Ian Chambers


Special Practice Responsibilities

Director - Microbiology and Immunoserology
Medical Editor - Publications, Douglass Hanly Moir Pathology


Microbiology,Molecular Biology,Serology

Phone number

(02) 9855 5312

Email: Pathologist@dhm.com.au

Special interests: Virology, immunoserology, molecular pathology and infection control

Dr Ian Chambers is a graduate of the University of Otago. His training in pathology and medical microbiology began in Wellington, continued in the subspecialty of medical virology in Adelaide and was completed at Prince of Wales Hospital, Sydney. He joined Douglass Hanly Moir Pathology in 1988. As Director of Microbiology and Immunoserology, Dr Chambers is responsible for those departments that are involved in the laboratory diagnosis of infectious disease, including bacteriology, mycology, mycobacteriology, virology, immunoserology and molecular pathology. Although based in the laboratory, Dr Chambers is an infection control consultant to several private hospitals and serves on their infection control committees in that capacity. He also has an appointment as Adjunct Senior Lecturer in Pathology at the School of Medicine, University of Notre Dame.