Dr David Ross

Academic Status

College of Medicine and Public Health

+61 8 82045231
place Flinders Medical Centre (6D:303)
GPO Box 2100, Adelaide 5001, South Australia

Dr Ross trained in clinical and laboratory haematology at the Royal Adelaide Hospital and Institute of Medical & Veterinary Science, spending one year at Addenbrooke's Hospital in Cambridge. In 2009 he was awarded a PhD for a thesis on the subject of minimal residual disease in chronic myeloid leukaemia.

In 2009 he joined the haematology department at Flinders Medical Centre, where he is responsible for diagnostic haematology services. He is an investigator in several clinical trials for haematological malignancies, and an active member of the Australasian Leukaemia & Lymphoma Group.

His areas of interest include myeloid malignancies and minimal residual disease.

Current projects include

  • monitoring of treatment response in chronic myeloid leukaemia and acute promyelocytic leukaemia; and
  • diagnosis of myeloproliferative neoplasms, such as polycythaemia rubra vera.
MBBS (Adel), PhD (Adel), FRACP, FRCPA