Ric Price

Menzies School of Health Research

Registered to supervise postgraduate research


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Professor Ric Price is an infectious disease and general physician on the staff at the Royal Darwin Hospital. He holds a dual academic affiliation as professor of global health at the Menzies School of Health Research and professor of tropical medicine at the Centre of Tropical Medicine, University of Oxford, UK. 

His translational research program focuses on improving the diagnosis and management of multidrug resistant Plasmodium falciparum and Plasmodium vivax infections through a research agenda that spans clinical studies, epidemiology, health economics, pathophysiology, immunology, in vitro studies and molecular biology.
He is currently leading multicentred clinical trials in more than seven malaria endemic countries to optimise the use of primaquine for the radical cure of vivax malaria.
Professor Price chairs the clinical module of the World Wide Antimalarial Resistance Network (WWARN) and the Vivax Working Group of the Asia-Pacific Malaria Elimination Network (APMEN). 

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Antimalarial Drugs

McCarthy, JS. & Price, R., 2020, Mandell, Douglas, and Bennett's principles and practice of infectious diseases. Bennett, J. E., Dolin, R. & Blaser, M. J. (eds.). 9th ed. Philadelphia: Elsevier, p. 519-534 16 p.

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  • Cost-Effectiveness Analysis of Sex-Stratified Plasmodium vivax Treatment Strategies Using Available G6PD Diagnostics to Accelerate Access to Radical Cure

    Devine, A., Howes, R. E., Price, D. J., Moore, K. A., Ley, B., Simpson, J. A., Dittrich, S. & Price, R., 8 Jul 2020, In : The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene . 103, 1, p. 394-403 10 p.

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    Disseminating clinical study results to trial participants in Ethiopia: insights and lessons learned

    Degaga, T. S., Weston, S., Tego, T. T., Abate, D. T., Aseffa, A., Wayessa, A., Price, R. N., Hailu, A. & Thriemer, K., 8 Jun 2020, In : Malaria Journal. 19, p. 1-6 6 p., 205.

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    Estimating the Proportion of Plasmodium vivax Recurrences Caused by Relapse: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

    Commons, R., Simpson, J. A., Watson, J., White, N. J. & Price, R., Sep 2020, In : The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene . 103, 3, p. 1094-1099 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
  • Factors affecting the electrocardiographic QT interval in malaria: A systematic review and meta-analysis of individual patient data

    Chan, X. H. S., Win, Y. N., Haeusler, I. L., Tan, J. Y., Loganathan, S., Saralamba, S., Chan, S. K. S., Ashley, E. A., Barnes, K. I., Baiden, R., Bassi, P. U., Djimde, A., Dorsey, G., Duparc, S., Hanboonkunupakarn, B., Ter Kuile, F. O., Lacerda, M. V. G., Nasa, A., Nosten, F. H., Onyeji, C. O. & 12 others, Pukrittayakamee, S., Siqueira, A. M., Tarning, J., Taylor, W. R. J., Valentini, G., van Vugt, M., Wesche, D., Day, N. P. J., Huang, C. L. H., Brugada, J., Price, R. N. & White, N. J., 5 Mar 2020, In : PLoS Medicine. 17, 3, p. 1-20 20 p., e1003040.

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    Clinical studies to determine the optimal treatment for drug resistant malaria in Timika, Indonesia

    Author: Siswantoro, H., Jul 2006

    Supervisor: Tjitra, E. (Supervisor), Anstey, N. (Supervisor) & Price, R. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Masters by Research - CDU


    Maternal and child health in Papua-Indonesia: the epidemiology of malaria and strategies for its treatment and prevention

    Author: Poespoprodjo, J. R., Dec 2011

    Supervisor: Price, R. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) - CDU


    Phenotypic characterization of chloroquine resistance in Plasmodium spp. isolates

    Author: Wirjanata, G., Mar 2017

    Supervisor: Marfurt, J. (Supervisor), Price, R. (Supervisor) & Noviyanti, R. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) - CDU