Dr Nicole Ranson

Nicole is a lecturer in Laboratory Medicine, prior to this, she worked as a medical scientist for 17 years in pathology laboratories located in North Queensland, Victoria, Western Australia, and Tasmania. Her interests lie in the interaction of the innate immune system with the pathogenesis of diseases, such as type 2 diabetes and the inflammatory bowel diseases. She is passionate about understanding the complex interaction of factors that result in intestinal inflammation and the perpetuation of chronic inflammatory illnesses such as ulcerative colitis and Crohn’s disease.