Dale Andrew Fisher

Fisher Dale Andrew

  • Professor, Department of Medicine
  • Senior Consultant, Division of Infectious Disease, University Medicine Cluster, National University Health System 
Administrative Appointment(s)
  • Head, Division of Infectious Disease, University Medicine Cluster, National University Health System 
Joint Appointment(s)
  • Senior Consultant, MOH Part Time Professional Scheme
  • Chair, National Infection Prevention and Control Committee
Academic Qualifications
  • MBBS, University of Tasmania, Australia
  • FRACP, Royal Australasian College of Physicians, Australasia
  • DTM&H, London School of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, London
Research Interest(s)
  • Infection Control
  • OPAT
  • Outpatient Parenteral Antibiotic Therapy
Recent Publications
  • 1. Gorny AW, Mittal C, Saw S, Venkatachalam I, Fisher DA, Tambyah PA. 2015 Nov. Varicella seroprevalence in healthcare workers in a tertiary hospital: an audit of cross-sectional data. BMC Res Notes. 8:664. doi: 10.1186/s13104-015-1656-0. 26555677.
  • 2. Blyth CC, Walls T, Cheng AC, Murray RJ, Fisher DA, Ingram PR, Davis JS; Australasian Society for Infectious Diseases Clinical Research Network; Australian New Zealand Paediatric Infectious Diseases Research Network. 2015 Aug. A comparison of paediatric and adult infectious diseases consultations in Australia and New Zealand. Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis. 34(8):1589-92. doi: 10.1007/s10096-015-2391-0. 25920492.
  • 3. Harris PN, Le BD, Tambyah P, Hsu LY, Pada S, Archuleta S, Salmon S, Mukhopadhyay A, Dillon J, Ware R, Fisher DA. 2015 May. Antiseptic Body Washes for Reducing the Transmission of Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus: A Cluster Crossover Study. Open Forum Infect Dis. 2(2):ofv051. doi: 10.1093/ofid/ofv051. 26125031.
  • 4. Tsai CY, Liong KH, Gunalan MG, Li N, Lim DS, Fisher DA, MacAry PA, Leo YS, Wong SC, Puan KJ, Wong SB. 2015 Apr. Type I IFNs and IL-18 regulate the antiviral response of primary human γδ T cells against dendritic cells infected with Dengue virus. J Immunol. 194(8):3890-900. doi: 10.4049/jimmunol.1303343. 25732728.
  • 5. Liu X, Pang L, Sim SH, Goh KT, Ravikumar S, Win MS, Tan G, Cook AR, Fisher D, Chai LY. 2015 Jan. Association of melioidosis incidence with rainfall and humidity, Singapore, 2003-2012. Emerg Infect Dis. 21(1):159-62. doi: 10.3201/eid2101.140042. 25531547.