BMedSc, MMSc, GCTE, PhD
Abishek completed his Doctor of Philosophy at Griffith University after pursuing a Masters degree in Medical Laboratory Science at RMIT University. Abishek's research investigates the role of natural dietary antioxidant compounds in reducing the risk factors of cardiovascular and metabolic diseases. Abishek started his academic career in Medical Laboratory Science (Pathology) at Griffith University in 2011. In 2014, he was appointed as a lecturer in haematology in the pathology discipline at Central Queensland University. Abishek currently is a lecturer and researcher in haematology and blood banking at CSU's School of Biomedical Sciences. During his research tenure, Abishek has led nationally registered human clinical trials investigating the feasibility and efficacy of natural antioxidant compounds as therapeutic alternatives in diverse pro-thrombotic populations. His research focus is strongly aligned to the objectives of the ARC ITTC Functional Grains Centre.