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Career Summary

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Medicine & Surgery, University of New South Wales

Research

Research keywords

  • Asthma
  • COPD
  • Cough

Research expertise

Inflammation and immunological mechanism of airway diseases such as asthma, COPD, and cough. Clinical assessment and treatment of airway diseases. Practice guidelines and policy of respiratory diseases.

Fields of Research

CodeDescriptionPercentage
110200Cardiovascular Medicine And Haematology80
110799Immunology Not Elsewhere Classified20

Appointments

Fellowship
National Health & Medical Research Council (Australia)
01/01/2004 - 01/12/2008
Fellowship
National Health & Medical Research Council (Australia)
01/01/2009
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Grants and Funding

Summary

Number of grants113
Total funding$26,529,867

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2015 (1 grants)

Optimising asthma management in pregnancy for optimal infant health$411,768
Funding Body: NHMRC (National Health & Medical Research Council)

Project Team
Doctor Vanessa Murphy, Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson
SchemeRole
Career Development FellowshipsInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$411,76820152018
GNo:G1400195

2014 (9 grants)

National Clinical Centre of Research Excellence in Severe Asthma$2,498,171
Funding Body: NHMRC (National Health & Medical Research Council)

Project Team
Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson, Professor Guy Marks, Associate Professor Vanessa McDonald, Conjoint Professor Peter Wark, King, Gregory, Thompson, Bruce, Associate Professor Helen Reddel, Professor John Upham, Smith, Lorraine, Associate Professor Alan James
SchemeRole
Centres of Research Excellence (CRE) - Centres of Clinical Research ExcellenceChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$2,498,17120142019
GNo:G1400017

The Breathing for Life Trial $1,647,904
Funding Body: NHMRC (National Health & Medical Research Council)

Project Team
Doctor Vanessa Murphy, Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson, Emeritus Professor Michael Hensley, Professor Joerg Mattes, Professor Warwick Giles, Professor Michael Peek, Associate Professor Andrew Bisits, Associate Professor Leonie Callaway, Dr Kirsten McCaffery, Dr Helen Barrett
SchemeRole
Project GrantInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$1,647,90420142018
GNo:G1300106

Airway Inflammometry for Asthma and COPD: Practitioner Fellowship Peter G Gibson$542,215
Funding Body: NHMRC (National Health & Medical Research Council)

Project Team
Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson
SchemeRole
Practitioner FellowshipsChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$542,21520142018
GNo:G1300083

Severe Asthma Web-based Database (SAWD) & Research Register$165,000
Funding Body: Woolcock Institute of Medical Science

Project Team
Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson, Professor Guy Marks
SchemeRole
Research GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$165,00020142016
GNo:G1400292

Greenland Study$140,000
Funding Body: Bispebjerg Hospital

Project Team
Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson, Doctor Katie Baines, Professor Vibeke Backer
SchemeRole
International CollaborationChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$140,00020142016
GNo:G1400539

The Nanostring nCounter System$75,000
Funding Body: Ramaciotti Foundations

Project Team
Professor Darryl Knight, Professor Phil Hansbro, Professor Paul Foster, Professor Rodney Scott, Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson, Professor Michael Nilsson
SchemeRole
Major Equipment AwardInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$75,00020142014
GNo:G1300853

The Nanostring nCounter System$40,000
Funding Body: Hunter Medical Research Institute

Project Team
Professor Darryl Knight, Professor Phil Hansbro, Professor Paul Foster, Professor Rodney Scott, Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson, Professor Michael Nilsson
SchemeRole
Equipment GrantInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$40,00020142014
GNo:G1301083

Investigating the Phenotypes of Bronchiectasis$27,512
Funding Body: John Hunter Hospital Charitable Trust Fund

Project Team
Associate Professor Vanessa McDonald, Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson, Mrs Netsanet Negewo
SchemeRole
Research GrantInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$27,51220142014
GNo:G1400084

The Nanostring nCounter System$20,000
Funding Body: John Hunter Hospital Charitable Trust Fund

Project Team
Professor Darryl Knight, Professor Phil Hansbro, Professor Paul Foster, Professor Rodney Scott, Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson, Professor Michael Nilsson
SchemeRole
Research GrantInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$20,00020142014
GNo:G1301084

2013 (9 grants)

HMRI MRSP Infrastructure (12-16) - VIVA Program$973,342
Funding Body: Hunter Medical Research Institute

Project Team
Professor Paul Foster, Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson
SchemeRole
NSW MRSP Infrastructure GrantInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$973,34220132016
GNo:G1300567

Inflammometry in Stable COPD; A Randomised Controlled Trial (RCT)$717,071
Funding Body: NHMRC (National Health & Medical Research Council)

Project Team
Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson, Associate Professor Vanessa McDonald, Associate Professor Jodie Simpson, Conjoint Professor Peter Wark
SchemeRole
Project GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$717,07120132016
GNo:G1200185

Gene Expression Biomarkers Predict Severe Asthma Inflammatory Phenotype, Activation Mechanisms and Treatment Response$449,307
Funding Body: NHMRC (National Health & Medical Research Council)

Project Team
Doctor Katie Baines, Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson, Associate Professor Jodie Simpson
SchemeRole
Project GrantInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$449,30720132015
GNo:G1200188

Protracted bacterial bronchitis: long term outcomes, systemic and airway predictors of recurrence$76,526
Funding Body: NHMRC (National Health & Medical Research Council)

Project Team
Professor Anne Chang, Professor John Upham, Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson, Dr Stephanie Yerkovich, Doctor Katie Baines, Dr Sandra Hodge, Mrs Susan Pizzuto, Associate Professor Ian Masters, Dr Helen Buntain
SchemeRole
Project GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$76,52620132016
GNo:G1200534

Immunometabolism in Obese Asthmatics$73,959
Funding Body: Hunter Medical Research Institute

Project Team
Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson, Associate Professor Lisa Wood
SchemeRole
Project GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$73,95920132015
GNo:G1300196

The Financial Markets Foundation for Children$25,627
Funding Body: Financial Markets Foundation for Children

Project Team
Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson
SchemeRole
Project GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$25,62720132014
GNo:G1301030

BD FACSCanto II Violet Laser (405nm) upgrade including Trigon and 2 photomultiplier tubes (PMTs)$25,000
Funding Body: NHMRC (National Health & Medical Research Council)

Project Team
Conjoint Professor Peter Wark, Doctor Alan Hsu, Doctor Katie Baines, Associate Professor Jodie Simpson, Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson, Ms Hayley See
SchemeRole
Equipment GrantInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$25,00020132013
GNo:G1201180

Inflammometry-based management of asthma in pregnancy for the prevention of preterm birth: the iMAP study$20,000
Funding Body: University of Newcastle

Project Team
Doctor Vanessa Murphy, Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson, Emeritus Professor Michael Hensley, Conjoint Professor Warwick Giles, Conjoint Associate Professor Andrew Bisits, Dr Kirsten McCaffery, Professor Paul Colditz, Professor Michael Peek
SchemeRole
Near Miss GrantInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$20,00020132013
GNo:G1300477

Effect of better asthma management in pregnancy on antiviral responses, atopy and airways inflammation in early childhood$10,000
Funding Body: University of Newcastle

Project Team
Professor Joerg Mattes, Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson, Doctor Vanessa Murphy
SchemeRole
Near Miss GrantInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$10,00020132013
GNo:G1300476

2012 (9 grants)

HMRI MRSP Infrastructure (11-12)- VIVA$486,671
Funding Body: Hunter Medical Research Institute

Project Team
Professor Paul Foster, Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson
SchemeRole
NSW MRSP Infrastructure GrantInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$486,67120122012
GNo:G1101137

BD FACSAria III Cell Sorter: 3 laser 10-colour Flow Cytometer$180,000
Funding Body: ARC (Australian Research Council)

Project Team
Professor Paul Foster, Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson, Laureate Professor John Aitken, Professor Roger Smith, Professor Rodney Scott
SchemeRole
Linkage Infrastructure Equipment & Facilities (LIEF)Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$180,00020122012
GNo:G1100746

BD FACSAria III Cell Sorter: 3 laser 10-colour Flow Cytometer$150,000
Funding Body: University of Newcastle

Project Team
Professor Paul Foster, Professor Trevor Day, Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson, Laureate Professor John Aitken, Professor Roger Smith, Professor Rodney Scott
SchemeRole
Equipment GrantInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$150,00020122012
GNo:G1100744

BD FACSAria III Cell Sorter: 3 laser 10-colour Flow Cytometer$122,927
Funding Body: Hunter Medical Research Institute

Project Team
Professor Paul Foster, Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson, Laureate Professor John Aitken, Professor Roger Smith, Professor Rodney Scott
SchemeRole
Project GrantInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$122,92720122012
GNo:G1200668

Phenotype based management of severe persistent asthma$34,454
Funding Body: John Hunter Hospital Charitable Trust Fund

Project Team
Associate Professor Vanessa McDonald, Doctor Katie Baines, Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson
SchemeRole
Research GrantInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$34,45420122012
GNo:G1200211

Body plethysmograph respiratory function system$33,076
Funding Body: NHMRC (National Health & Medical Research Council)

Project Team
Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson, Conjoint Professor Peter Wark, Associate Professor Lisa Wood, Associate Professor Jodie Simpson, Doctor Katie Baines, Doctor Vanessa Murphy, Doctor Jeffrey Pretto, Emeritus Professor Michael Hensley, Ms Jenny Mackney
SchemeRole
Equipment GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$33,07620122012
GNo:G1100973

The Growing into Asthma Study: Wheezing prevalence and markers of airways inflammation in preschoolers born to mothers in asthma exacerbations in pregnancy$25,000
Funding Body: Hunter Medical Research Institute

Project Team
Professor Joerg Mattes, Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson, Emeritus Professor Michael Hensley, Conjoint Associate Professor Bruce Whitehead, Doctor Vanessa Murphy
SchemeRole
Project GrantInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$25,00020122012
GNo:G1200662

Fatty acids, Carbohydrates and Bronchodilator Responses in Asthma$24,692
Funding Body: Hunter Medical Research Institute

Project Team
Associate Professor Lisa Wood, Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson
SchemeRole
Project GrantInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$24,69220122012
GNo:G1200618

Phenotype based management of severe persistent asthma$20,000
Funding Body: Hunter Medical Research Institute

Project Team
Associate Professor Vanessa McDonald, Doctor Katie Baines, Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson
SchemeRole
Research GrantInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$20,00020122012
GNo:G1101169

2011 (6 grants)

HMRI MRSP Infrastructure Grant (10-11) VIVA$485,452
Funding Body: Hunter Medical Research Institute

Project Team
Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson, Professor Paul Foster
SchemeRole
NSW MRSP Infrastructure GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$485,45220112011
GNo:G1100162

DVCR Special Grant 2011$80,000
Funding Body: University of Newcastle

Project Team
Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson
SchemeRole
Special Project GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$80,00020112011
GNo:G1101010

MAID: Microarray analysis following anti inflammatory interventions in COPD$47,732
Funding Body: NHMRC (National Health & Medical Research Council)

Project Team
Associate Professor Lisa Wood, Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson
SchemeRole
Centres of Research Excellence (CRE) - Centres of Clinical Research ExcellenceInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$47,73220112011
GNo:G1100019

Transcriptional Phenotyping of COPD and the relationship between neutrophilic airway inflammation, airway infection and activation of proinflammatory pathways$24,000
Funding Body: John Hunter Hospital Charitable Trust Fund

Project Team
Doctor Katie Baines, Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson, Associate Professor Jodie Simpson
SchemeRole
Research GrantInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$24,00020112011
GNo:G1100635

Identification of a specific biomarker signature that identifies asthma phenotype $23,700
Funding Body: Hunter Medical Research Institute

Project Team
Doctor Katie Baines, Associate Professor Jodie Simpson, Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson
SchemeRole
Project GrantInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$23,70020112011
GNo:G1001054

Lung Function (Spirometry) testing and sputum induction equipment - establishing 3 new clinical workstations. Medgraphics CPFS/d USB spirometer with breezesuite software (x3). Laptop computer (x3). Ul$10,000
Funding Body: NHMRC (National Health & Medical Research Council)

Project Team
Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson, Associate Professor Jodie Simpson, Associate Professor Lisa Wood, Doctor Katie Baines, Conjoint Professor Peter Wark, Doctor Vanessa Murphy
SchemeRole
Equipment GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$10,00020112011
GNo:G1100038

2010 (3 grants)

HMRI MRSP Infrastructure Grant (09-10) - VIVA$397,696
Funding Body: Hunter Medical Research Institute

Project Team
Professor Paul Foster, Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson
SchemeRole
NSW MRSP Infrastructure GrantInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$397,69620102010
GNo:G1000232

Gabapentin in the treatment of idiopathic chronic cough: a randomised double-blind placebo-controlled trial$319,750
Funding Body: NHMRC (National Health & Medical Research Council)

Project Team
Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson
SchemeRole
Project GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$319,75020102012
GNo:G0190193

Real time PCR machine (Mastercycler ep realplex2 from Epprndorf) $34,000
Funding Body: NHMRC (National Health & Medical Research Council)

Project Team
Associate Professor Jodie Simpson, Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson, Conjoint Professor Peter Wark, Associate Professor Lisa Wood, Doctor Vanessa Murphy, Doctor Robert Scott, Doctor Katie Baines
SchemeRole
Equipment GrantInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$34,00020102010
GNo:G1000056

2009 (10 grants)

The AMAZES study: asthma and macrolides: the AZithromycin efficacy and safety study$2,991,000
Funding Body: NHMRC (National Health & Medical Research Council)

Project Team
Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson, Associate Professor Jodie Simpson, Professor John Upham, Associate Professor Paul Reynolds, Dr Ian Yang, Dr Sandra Hodge
SchemeRole
Project GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$2,991,00020092013
GNo:G0188843

An Advanced Mass Spectrometry Facility for Applications in Proteomics and Organic Chemistry$495,000
Funding Body: ARC (Australian Research Council)

Practitioner Fellowship (re-appointment)$360,625
Funding Body: NHMRC (National Health & Medical Research Council)

Project Team
Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson
SchemeRole
Practitioner FellowshipsChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$360,62520092013
GNo:G0188586

Epigenetic regulation of airways inflammation in non-eosinophilic asthma$63,354
Funding Body: Asthma Foundation of New South Wales

Project Team
Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson, Doctor Katie Baines, Associate Professor Jodie Simpson
SchemeRole
PhD ScholarshipsChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$63,35420092011
GNo:G0189748

An Advanced Mass Spectrometry Facility for Applications in Proteomics and Organic Chemistry$50,000
Funding Body: ARC (Australian Research Council)

394591 ELx405UV select plate washer and workstation integration kit$27,500
Funding Body: NHMRC (National Health & Medical Research Council)

Project Team
Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson, Doctor Xiao Yan He, Associate Professor Jodie Simpson, Associate Professor Lisa Wood, Conjoint Professor Peter Wark
SchemeRole
Equipment GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$27,50020092009
GNo:G0189853

Growing into asthma: A birth cohort study to investigate the prenatal and development origins of asthma$24,800
Funding Body: Hunter Medical Research Institute

Project Team
Doctor Vanessa Murphy, Professor Joerg Mattes, Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson
SchemeRole
Project GrantInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$24,80020092009
GNo:G0189802

Integrated problem based management of Obstructive Airways Disease in older people$20,000
Funding Body: Hunter Medical Research Institute

Project Team
Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson, Professor Isabel Higgins
SchemeRole
Research Higher Degree Support GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$20,00020092009
GNo:G0189807

The role of Gabapentin in the treatment of refractory chronic dry cough: A randomised double-blind placebo-controlled study$20,000
Funding Body: Hunter Medical Research Institute

Project Team
Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson
SchemeRole
Research Higher Degree Support GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$20,00020092009
GNo:G0189804

Growing into asthma: a birth cohort study to investigate the prenatal and development origins of asthma$13,500
Funding Body: Hunter Medical Research Institute

Project Team
Doctor Vanessa Murphy, Professor Joerg Mattes, Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson
SchemeRole
Project GrantInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$13,50020092009
GNo:G0190487

2008 (7 grants)

Exploring the link between obesity and asthma$75,000
Funding Body: Hunter Medical Research Institute

Project Team
Associate Professor Lisa Wood, Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson, Professor Manohar Garg
SchemeRole
Post Graduate Support GrantInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$75,00020082010
GNo:G0188479

Exploring the link between asthma and obesity$66,771
Funding Body: CCRE in Respiratory and Sleep Medicine

Project Team
Associate Professor Lisa Wood, Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson, Professor Manohar Garg, Ms Hayley Scott
SchemeRole
Postgraduate Research ScholarshipInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$66,77120082010
GNo:G0188635

Evaluation of self managed and remote delivery of speech pathology treatment for chronic cough$65,000
Funding Body: CCRE in Respiratory and Sleep Medicine

Project Team
Doctor Anne Vertigan, Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson
SchemeRole
Postdoctoral Research FellowshipInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$65,00020082009
GNo:G0189582

Neurogenic Inflammation and vocal cord dysfunction in chronic cough$42,014
Funding Body: CCRE in Respiratory and Sleep Medicine

Project Team
Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson, Mrs Nicole Ryan
SchemeRole
Postgraduate Research ScholarshipChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$42,01420082009
GNo:G0189060

Becton Dickinson high throughout sampler for the FACSCanto II cytometry system$35,000
Funding Body: NHMRC (National Health & Medical Research Council)

Project Team
Conjoint Professor Peter Wark, Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson, Associate Professor Jodie Simpson, Associate Professor Lisa Wood, Doctor Vanessa Murphy, Professor Phil Hansbro
SchemeRole
Equipment GrantInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$35,00020082008
GNo:G0188547

Trans Fatty acids and airway inflammation$25,000
Funding Body: Hunter Medical Research Institute

Project Team
Associate Professor Lisa Wood, Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson, Professor Manohar Garg
SchemeRole
Project GrantInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$25,00020082008
GNo:G0188472

Understanding non-eosinophilic asthma: triggers and treatment$10,000
Funding Body: Hunter Medical Research Institute

Project Team
Associate Professor Jodie Simpson, Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson
SchemeRole
Project GrantInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$10,00020082008
GNo:G0188559

2007 (11 grants)

Managing asthma in pregnancy: the MAP study$805,875
Funding Body: NHMRC (National Health & Medical Research Council)

Project Team
Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson, Conjoint Associate Professor Vicki Clifton, Emeritus Professor Michael Hensley, Conjoint Professor Warwick Giles
SchemeRole
Project GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$805,87520072010
GNo:G0186407

HMRI - Viruses, Infection/Immunity, Vaccines and Asthma Research Program$692,213
Funding Body: Hunter Medical Research Institute

Project Team
Professor Paul Foster, Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson, Conjoint Professor Stephen Graves, Associate Professor Darren Shafren
SchemeRole
NSW MRSP Infrastructure GrantInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$692,21320072009
GNo:G0187930

Characterisation and Treatment of Innate Immune Dysfunction in Older People with Obstructive Airway Disease$416,875
Funding Body: NHMRC (National Health & Medical Research Council)

Project Team
Associate Professor Jodie Simpson, Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson, Professor Phil Hansbro
SchemeRole
Project GrantInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$416,87520072009
GNo:G0186426

A Problem Based Approach to the Management of Airways Disease in people over the age of 55 years$88,595
Funding Body: CCRE in Respiratory and Sleep Medicine

Project Team
Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson, Professor Isabel Higgins
SchemeRole
Postgraduate Research ScholarshipChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$88,59520072010
GNo:G0186902

Differential regulation of human mast cell degranulation by discrete forms of protein phosphatase 2A$50,000
Funding Body: Asthma Foundation of New South Wales

Project Team
Professor Alistair Sim, Doctor Nikki Verrills, Professor Paul Foster, Conjoint Professor Peter Wark, Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson, Dr Gregory Kranias
SchemeRole
Research GrantInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$50,00020072007
GNo:G0187247

Role of p38 MAPK in regulating sex specific placental glucocorticoid receptor function in pregnancies complicated by asthma$50,000
Funding Body: Asthma Foundation of New South Wales

Project Team
Conjoint Associate Professor Vicki Clifton, Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson, Conjoint Professor Warwick Giles
SchemeRole
Research GrantInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$50,00020072007
GNo:G0187258

Nitric Oxide Monitoring System (NIOX)$45,000
Funding Body: NHMRC (National Health & Medical Research Council)

Project Team
Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson, Conjoint Associate Professor Vicki Clifton, Conjoint Professor Warwick Giles, Emeritus Professor Michael Hensley, Doctor Vanessa Murphy, Conjoint Professor Peter Wark, Associate Professor Vanessa McDonald, Associate Professor Jodie Simpson, Conjoint Associate Professor Bruce Whitehead, Professor Paul Foster, Professor Phil Hansbro, Associate Professor Lisa Wood
SchemeRole
Equipment GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$45,00020072007
GNo:G0188193

(59) PRC - Priority Research Centre for Asthma & Respiratory Diseases$26,572
Funding Body: University of Newcastle

Project Team
Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson
SchemeRole
Publication Performance GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$26,57220072008
GNo:G0187975

Class II biohazard containment hood and carbon dioxide cell culture incubator$20,000
Funding Body: NHMRC (National Health & Medical Research Council)

Project Team
Conjoint Professor Peter Wark, Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson, Associate Professor Jodie Simpson, Doctor Vanessa Murphy, Associate Professor Lisa Wood, Professor Paul Foster, Professor Phil Hansbro
SchemeRole
Equipment GrantInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$20,00020072007
GNo:G0188192

Hewlett Packard 7890 series gas chromatograph with accessories$20,000
Funding Body: NHMRC (National Health & Medical Research Council)

The effects of passive smoking on children with Asthma$20,000
Funding Body: Hunter Medical Research Institute

Project Team
Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson, Conjoint Associate Professor Bruce Whitehead, Emeritus Professor Michael Hensley
SchemeRole
Project GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$20,00020072007
GNo:G0187259

2006 (7 grants)

Advanced technology for transcriptomics, genomics and gene mapping$850,000
Funding Body: ARC (Australian Research Council)

Project Team
Professor Rodney Scott, Professor Ian Dawes, Professor Ronald Trent, Professor Nicholas Hunt, Emeritus Professor Peter Bergquist, Professor Mark Baker, Emeritus Professor Peter Dunkley, Dr Ruby Lin, Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson, Professor Alistair Sim
SchemeRole
Linkage Infrastructure Equipment & Facilities (LIEF)Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$850,00020062006
GNo:G0185547

PRC Priority Research Centre for Asthma & Respiratory Diseases$524,282
Funding Body: University of Newcastle

Project Team
Professor Paul Foster, Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson, Conjoint Professor Kenneth Beagley, Emeritus Professor Michael Hensley, Professor Phil Hansbro, Professor Joerg Mattes, Professor Alistair Sim, Conjoint Professor Peter Wark
SchemeRole
Priority Research CentreInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$524,28220062013
GNo:G0186914

Investigation of the association between chlamydial infection and asthma in different age groups$362,625
Funding Body: NHMRC (National Health & Medical Research Council)

Project Team
Professor Phil Hansbro, Conjoint Professor Kenneth Beagley, Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson
SchemeRole
Project GrantInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$362,62520062008
GNo:G0185145

Surveillance and Analysis of Avian Influenza Viruses in Migratory Birds in Australia$249,625
Funding Body: NHMRC (National Health & Medical Research Council)

Project Team
Professor Phil Hansbro, Dr Ian Barr, Conjoint Professor Peter Wark, Dr Paul Selleck, Dr Simone Warner, Professor Paul Foster, Dr Aeron Hurt, Dr Irene Peroulis, Dr John Curran, Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson
SchemeRole
Potential Avian Influenza-Induced PandemicInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$249,62520062006
GNo:G0186000

The effect of maternal asthma and its treatment on placental and fetal glucocorticoid receptor expression$50,000
Funding Body: Asthma Foundation of New South Wales

Project Team
Conjoint Associate Professor Vicki Clifton, Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson, Professor Roger Smith, Conjoint Professor Warwick Giles, Mrs Pip Talbot
SchemeRole
Research GrantInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$50,00020062006
GNo:G0186137

The relationship between eosinophilic inflammation, viral infection and severe asthma exacerbations during pregnancy$50,000
Funding Body: Asthma Foundation of New South Wales

Project Team
Doctor Vanessa Murphy, Conjoint Associate Professor Vicki Clifton, Emeritus Professor Michael Hensley, Conjoint Professor Warwick Giles, Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson
SchemeRole
Research GrantInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$50,00020062006
GNo:G0186029

Molecular Pathogenesis of Non-Eosinophilic Asthma$18,837
Funding Body: Asthma Foundation of New South Wales

Project Team
Doctor Katie Baines, Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson
SchemeRole
PhD ScholarshipsInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$18,83720062006
GNo:G0185985

2005 (8 grants)

Markers of disease activity$3,002,002
Funding Body: CRC for Asthma

Project Team
Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson
SchemeRole
Research GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$3,002,00220052011
GNo:G0185871

CCRE for Respiratory and Sleep Medicine$366,110
Funding Body: NHMRC (National Health & Medical Research Council)

Project Team
Professor Ronald Grunstein, Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson, Emeritus Professor Michael Hensley
SchemeRole
Centres of Research Excellence (CRE) - Centres of Clinical Research ExcellenceChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$366,11020052009
GNo:G0185684

The role of lycopene supplementation in the management of asthma$328,750
Funding Body: NHMRC (National Health & Medical Research Council)

Project Team
Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson, Professor Manohar Garg
SchemeRole
Project GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$328,75020052007
GNo:G0183939

High throughput proteomics - Thermo Finnigan ProteomeX LCQ Integrated Proteomicis Workstation$207,189
Funding Body: ARC (Australian Research Council)

2005 RIBG allocation$40,842
Funding Body: University of Newcastle

Project Team
Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson
SchemeRole
Research Infrastructure Block Grant (RIBG)Chief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$40,84220052005
GNo:G0185791

HPLC with electrochemical detector$25,000
Funding Body: Ramaciotti Foundations

Project Team
Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson, Associate Professor Lisa Wood
SchemeRole
Major Equipment AwardChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$25,00020052005
GNo:G0185635

Characterisation of non-invasive markers of airway inflammation in pregnancies complicated by asthma$12,000
Funding Body: University of Newcastle

Project Team
Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson
SchemeRole
Project GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$12,00020052005
GNo:G0184704

Prevention of asthma by immunisation with pneumococcal cell walls$10,000
Funding Body: University of Newcastle

Project Team
Professor Phil Hansbro, Professor Paul Foster, Conjoint Professor Kenneth Beagley, Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson
SchemeRole
Project GrantInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$10,00020052005
GNo:G0184712

2004 (9 grants)

Characteristics and mechanisms of persistent asthma after common cold virus infection$400,250
Funding Body: NHMRC (National Health & Medical Research Council)

Project Team
Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson, Associate Professor Darren Shafren, Emeritus Professor Michael Hensley
SchemeRole
Project GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$400,25020042006
GNo:G0182884

Practitioner Fellowship in Asthma Research$319,375
Funding Body: NHMRC (National Health & Medical Research Council)

Project Team
Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson
SchemeRole
Practitioner FellowshipsChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$319,37520042008
GNo:G0183674

Respiratory Medicine$269,000
Funding Body: Hunter Medical Research Institute

Project Team
Doctor Vanessa Murphy, Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson
SchemeRole
Port Waratah Coal Service Post-Doctoral FellowshipInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$269,00020042006
GNo:G0184012

Molecular Pathogensis of Non-Eosinphilic Asthma$37,837
Funding Body: Asthma Foundation of New South Wales

Project Team
Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson, Professor Rodney Scott, Doctor Katie Baines
SchemeRole
PhD ScholarshipsChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$37,83720042005
GNo:G0183715

Bio-Rad iCycler iQ Real- Time PCR Detection System (the $25,000
Funding Body: NHMRC (National Health & Medical Research Council)

Project Team
Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson
SchemeRole
Equipment GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$25,00020042004
GNo:G0184299

Evaluation of a stepwise approach to multi-disciplinary management of chronic cough$25,000
Funding Body: Hunter Medical Research Institute

Project Team
Doctor Anne Vertigan, Professor Deborah Theodoros, Dr Alison Winkworth, Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson, Dr Colin Reid
SchemeRole
Research GrantInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$25,00020042004
GNo:G0184016

Airway inflammation in childhood asthma$19,000
Funding Body: Hunter Children`s Research Foundation

Project Team
Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson, Conjoint Associate Professor Bruce Whitehead, Emeritus Professor Michael Hensley
SchemeRole
Research GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$19,00020042004
GNo:G0184567

Innate immune activation in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)$15,000
Funding Body: University of Newcastle

Project Team
Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson
SchemeRole
Project GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$15,00020042004
GNo:G0183373

Modulation of immune responses in asthma by bacterial infections during early life.$15,000
Funding Body: University of Newcastle

Project Team
Professor Phil Hansbro, Professor Paul Foster, Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson
SchemeRole
Project GrantInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$15,00020042004
GNo:G0183512

2003 (7 grants)

Non-eosinophilic asthma: mechanisms and treatment$430,000
Funding Body: NHMRC (National Health & Medical Research Council)

Project Team
Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson, Conjoint Associate Professor Michael Boyle, Professor Rodney Scott
SchemeRole
Project GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$430,00020032005
GNo:G0181776

Modulation of immune responses in the asthmatic lung by bacterial infections.$50,000
Funding Body: Asthma Foundation of New South Wales

Project Team
Professor Phil Hansbro, Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson, Conjoint Professor Kenneth Beagley, Dr Paul Foster
SchemeRole
Research GrantInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$50,00020032003
GNo:G0183600

Sievers NOA 280i Nitric Oxide Analyser$36,650
Funding Body: NHMRC (National Health & Medical Research Council)

Project Team
Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson, Conjoint Associate Professor Vicki Clifton, Conjoint Associate Professor Michael Boyle, Professor Rodney Scott
SchemeRole
Equipment GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$36,65020032003
GNo:G0183059

Inflammatory mechanisms in non-eosinophilic ashtma$20,000
Funding Body: Hunter Medical Research Institute

Project Team
Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson, Conjoint Associate Professor Michael Boyle
SchemeRole
Research GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$20,00020032003
GNo:G0182955

Treatment of asthma by vaccination with bacterial antigens.$17,000
Funding Body: Hunter Medical Research Institute

Project Team
Professor Phil Hansbro, Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson, Conjoint Professor Kenneth Beagley
SchemeRole
Research GrantInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$17,00020032003
GNo:G0182627

Carotenoids and flavonoids in asthma$15,000
Funding Body: University of Newcastle

Project Team
Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson, Professor Manohar Garg, Associate Professor Lisa Wood
SchemeRole
Project GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$15,00020032003
GNo:G0182435

Sparke Helmore Prime Television Corporate Triathlon Award for Research Excellence$10,000
Funding Body: Hunter Medical Research Institute

Project Team
Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson
SchemeRole
Sparke Helmore/NBN Television Corporate Triathlon Award for Research ExcellenceChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$10,00020032003
GNo:G0183641

2002 (3 grants)

Modulation of inflammatory responses in the asthmatic lung by bacterial infection and vaccination.$24,842
Funding Body: Asthma Foundation of New South Wales

Project Team
Ms Julie Preston, Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson, Professor Phil Hansbro
SchemeRole
PhD ScholarshipsInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$24,84220022004
GNo:G0181606

Ultra Low Temperature Upright Freezer including Racks and Storage box for Viral Laboratory establishment$20,613
Funding Body: NHMRC (National Health & Medical Research Council)

Project Team
Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson, Conjoint Associate Professor Michael Boyle, Emeritus Professor Michael Hensley, Associate Professor Darren Shafren
SchemeRole
Equipment GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$20,61320022002
GNo:G0181920

Treatment of asthma by vaccination with bacterial antigens$12,000
Funding Body: University of Newcastle

Project Team
Professor Phil Hansbro, Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson, Conjoint Professor Kenneth Beagley
SchemeRole
Project GrantInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$12,00020022002
GNo:G0181356

2001 (4 grants)

Virus induced asthma: mechanisms and management.$390,475
Funding Body: NHMRC (National Health & Medical Research Council)

Project Team
Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson, Conjoint Associate Professor Michael Boyle, Emeritus Professor Michael Hensley, Conjoint Professor Peter Jones, Associate Professor Darren Shafren
SchemeRole
Project GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$390,47520012003
GNo:G0179694

Airways infection and immunology$94,000
Funding Body: Hunter Medical Research Institute

Project Team
Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson
SchemeRole
NSW Dept Health - Infrastructure FundingChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$94,00020012002
GNo:G0183306

Thermo Labsystem Luminoskan Ascent - Microplate Luminometer$23,031
Funding Body: NHMRC (National Health & Medical Research Council)

Project Team
Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson, Conjoint Associate Professor Michael Boyle, Emeritus Professor Michael Hensley, Conjoint Professor Peter Jones, Associate Professor Darren Shafren
SchemeRole
Equipment GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$23,03120012001
GNo:G0181176

Oxidative stress and the antioxidant defences in asthmatic airways in relation to disease severity.$20,000
Funding Body: Hunter Medical Research Institute

Project Team
Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson, Professor Manohar Garg
SchemeRole
Research GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$20,00020012001
GNo:G0181501

2000 (1 grants)

Airway inflammation in allergic aspergillosis: characterisaion, immunologic mechanisms and treatment.$238,678
Funding Body: NHMRC (National Health & Medical Research Council)

Project Team
Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson, Conjoint Associate Professor Michael Boyle, Emeritus Professor Michael Hensley, Dr Cliff Meldrum
SchemeRole
Project GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$238,67820002002
GNo:G0178474

1998 (3 grants)

Effect of severe asthma during pregnancy on placental function and fetal outcome$90,000
Funding Body: Asthma Foundation of New South Wales

Project Team
Conjoint Associate Professor Vicki Clifton, Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson, Professor Roger Smith
SchemeRole
Research GrantInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$90,00019981999
GNo:G0177659

The investigation of airway inflammation and cell death in acute severe asthma$45,500
Funding Body: Asthma Foundation of New South Wales

Project Team
Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson, Conjoint Professor Peter Wark
SchemeRole
Research GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$45,50019981999
GNo:G0177660

Effect of severe asthma during pregnancy on placental function and fetal outcome.$11,500
Funding Body: University of Newcastle

Project Team
Conjoint Associate Professor Vicki Clifton, Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson
SchemeRole
Project GrantInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$11,50019981998
GNo:G0177211

1997 (2 grants)

Airway inflamation in childhood asthma$248,105
Funding Body: NHMRC (National Health & Medical Research Council)

Project Team
Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson, Professor Richard Henry
SchemeRole
Project GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$248,10519971999
GNo:G0176233

The Molecular Basis of Phagocytosis of Apoptotic Granulocytes$173,764
Funding Body: NHMRC (National Health & Medical Research Council)

Project Team
Professor Gordon Burns, Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson
SchemeRole
Project GrantInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$173,76419971999
GNo:G0176242

1994 (1 grants)

Eosinophils, Mast Cells and Airway Inflammation in Asthma.$113,065
Funding Body: NHMRC (National Health & Medical Research Council)

Project Team
Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson
SchemeRole
Project GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$113,06519941996
GNo:G0173004

1991 (3 grants)

The role of airway inflammatory cells, adhesion proteins and cytokines in asthma$129,906
Funding Body: NHMRC (National Health & Medical Research Council)

Project Team
Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson, Dr Leslie Olson
SchemeRole
Project GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$129,90619911993
GNo:G0174252

The Role Of Food Additives In Asthma$25,293
Funding Body: Asthma Foundation of New South Wales

Project Team
Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson
SchemeRole
Research GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$25,29319911991
GNo:G0173870

The Role Of Airway Inflammation In Asthma$10,475
Funding Body: Rebecca L Cooper Medical Research Foundation Ltd

Project Team
Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson
SchemeRole
Research GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$10,47519911991
GNo:G0173992
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Research Supervision

Number of current supervisions6
Total current UoN Masters EFTSL0.1
Total current UoN PhD EFTSL1.95

For supervisions undertaken at an institution other that the University of Newcastle, the institution name is listed below the program name.

Current Supervision

CommencedProposed
Completion
ProgramSupervisor TypeResearch Title
20142016M Philosophy (Medicine)Co-SupervisorThe Effects of Galectin-3 on Alveolar Macrophage Function in Asthma
20142018PhD (Medicine)Co-SupervisorPhysical Activity in Obstructive Airways Diseases
20132017PhD (Medicine)Principal SupervisorThe Role of Comorbidities and Inflammation in COPD
20122015PhD (Medicine)Principal SupervisorImmunometabolism in Obese Asthma
20112015PhD (Immunology & Microbiol)Co-SupervisorImmunoregulatory Therapies for Inflammatory Diseases
20092013PhD (Medicine)Principal SupervisorEpigenetic Regulation of Airway Inflammation in Asthma

Past Supervision

YearProgramSupervisor TypeResearch Title
2014PhD (Medicine)Principal SupervisorSystemic Inflammation in Obstructive Airway Disease
2013PhD (Medicine)Principal SupervisorInvestigation of the Immune Mechanisms in Pregnancy and Asthma Leading to Increased Susceptibility and Disease Severity to Respiratory Virus Infections
2013PhD (Medicine)Co-SupervisorPaediatric Obesity, Inflammation and Asthma
2012PhD (Medicine)Co-SupervisorExploring the Link Between Obesity and Asthma
2011PhD (Immunology & Microbiol)Co-SupervisorA Streptococcus pneumoniae-based Immunoregulatory Therapy for Asthma
2011PhD (Medicine)Principal SupervisorAsthma and COPD in Older People
2011PhD (Medicine)Sole SupervisorLaryngeal Dysfunction in Chronic Cough
2009PhD (Immunology & Microbiol)Co-SupervisorNutritional Modulation of Lung Inflammation
2008PhD (Immunology & Microbiol)Co-SupervisorModulation of Responses in the Asthmatic Lung by Chlamydial Infection
2008PhD (Medical Genetics)Principal SupervisorMolecular Pathogenesis of Non - Eosinophilic Asthma
2008PhD (Human Physiology)Co-SupervisorRole of Lycopene and Long Chain n-3 Polyunsaturated Fatty Acid Supplements in Airway Inflammation
2008PhD (Medicine)Principal SupervisorAirway Inflammation in School-Aged Children with Asthma
2007PhD (Immunology & Microbiol)Co-SupervisorModulation of Responses in the Asthmatic Lung by Streptococcus Pneumoniae
2005PhD (Medicine)Sole SupervisorInflammatory Mechanisms in Non-Eosinophilic Asthma
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Conjoint Professor Peter Gibson

Work Phone40420143
Cell / Mobile Phone0408963976
Fax40420046
Email
PositionConjoint Professor
Centre for Asthma and Respiratory Diseases
School of Medicine and Public Health
Faculty of Health and Medicine
The University of Newcastle, Australia
Office
Rm 2102, West Wing Level 2, HMRI,
HMRI Building, 1 Kookaburra Circuit, JHH Campus,
HMRI - John Hunter Hospital Campus
URL:www.newcastle.edu.au/profile/peter-gibson