• The University of Western Australia (M504), 35 Stirling Highway,

    6009 Perth


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Personal profile


Dr Sonia Fernandez is a biomedical scientist and teaching-intensive academic specialising in the teaching of clinical immunology and general human disease principles. She has an extensive research background in the immunology of HIV disease with developing interests in cancer immunotherapy and the scholarship of learning and teaching.

Teaching overview

Unit Coordination

PATH2220 Introduction to Human Disease

PATH5141 Clinical Immunology

PATH5142 Advanced Clinical Immunology

IMED3004 Body Systems & Disease IV


PATH2210 Fundamentals of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine

ANHB1102 Being Human




Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being

Education/Academic qualification

Graduate Certificate in Tertiary Teaching, The University of Western Australia


Award Date: 11 Dec 2020

Doctor of Philosophy, The University of Western Australia


Award Date: 20 Sept 2007

Bachelor of Science with First Class Honours in Microbiology, The University of Western Australia


Award Date: 20 Mar 2003

Research expertise keywords

  • Immunological aspects of HIV disease and anti-retroviral therapy


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