Immunology SAC

Immunology is concerned with diagnosis and treatment of the immune system. Clinical immunologists often run specialist laboratories that provide testing for immunological disorders as well as treating people with autoimmunity, immune deficiency and allergies.

Chair: Dr Patrick Yong

Committee Members

Careers in immunology

Looking to find out more about a career in immunology? The links below will give you more information about this speciality, including interviews with pathologists in this field.

  • Become a clinical immunologist

    Most immunologists have a dual role as both a pathologist in the laboratory and a clinician. Some work primarily as academics pursuing research careers, while others may be scientists who do not see patients directly.

Career case studies