Dr Sumaira Hasnain

Dr Sumaira Hasnain is a Senior Research Fellow and a Career Track Fellow at the Mater Research Institute. Sumaira heads up a team of eight researchers as the Immunopathology Research Group and has an interest in chronic inflammatory diseases and such as pulmonary fibrosis, inflammatory bowel disease and diabetes as well as infectious diseases. She was the first to demonstrate that immunity can modulate protein production in secretory cells in infection and chronic inflammatory diseases.