Burhan Khan is a research assistant in the Frazer laboratory at the UQ Diamantina Institute, and a medical student in the UQ Faculty of Medicine-Ochsner Clinical School. Mr Khan’s research interests surround host-pathogen interactions resulting in acute and chronic disease. He has completed NIH research training fellowships in both viral and bacterial pathogenesis at the National Institute of Allergy & Infectious Diseases (USA). Currently, Mr Khan’s research in the Frazer laboratory relates to skin microbiota and cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma.


M.Sc. Microbiology & Immunology, Tulane University (USA)

B.A. Biological Sciences, Northwestern University (USA)


  • The role of skin microbiota on cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma
  • The effect of immune suppression on skin microbiota dysbiosis


  • ORCID: 0000-0001-6695-4366
  • Scopus: 25222959700
  • ResearcherID: G-4812-2010
  • Google Scholar: WtERReAAAAAJ