• 107 Citations
  • 6 h-Index
1982 …2020

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Austin has extensive experience in immunodiagnostics, including two episodes as NATA assessor of immunodiagnostic laboratories and several years’ experience in a renal immunology team.  His experience includes PCR assays, electrophoresis techniques, cell cultures, immuno-histochemistry and both light and ultraviolet microscopy.  He has co-authored 12 articles in the last 5 years, 11 of them regarding stroke or stroke genetics.  Critical editing of scientific manuscripts for publication and thesis review are regular duties and he helps write grant applications to funding bodies like the NHMRC.  In 2011 a grant application to the Rebecca L Cooper Medical Research Foundation for which Mr Milton was principal writer was awarded the prestigious Leo Dintenfass medal for “the most interesting or innovative research grant application of the year”.  In 2020, he was honoured to accept an appointment to SAHMRI as a Research Fellow with the Lifelong Health Theme.

Education/Academic qualification

Certificate, Australasian Cochrane Centre

Graduate Diploma, University of Adelaide

Bachelor's Degree (Honours), University of Adelaide

Bachelor's Degree, The University of Adelaide

External positions

Senior Medical Scientist, Queen Elizabeth Hospital (TQEH)


  • Stroke
  • TIA - Transient Ischaemic Attack

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Research Output

Stroke unit legislation—Mandating a uniform standard of care?

Pandos, O. C., Milton, A., Nagpal, A., Kleinig, T. J., Jannes, J., Koblar, S. A. & Hamilton-Bruce, M. A., 1 Jan 2020, In : International Journal of Stroke. 15, 2, p. NP6-NP7

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

PERSPECTIVES: Stroke survivors' views on the design of an early-phase cell therapy trial for patients with chronic ischaemic stroke

Nagpal, A., Hillier, S., Milton, A., Hamilton-Bruce, M. & Koblar, S., 1 Oct 2019, In : Health Expectations. 22, 5, p. 1069-1077 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Advanced management services for transient ischaemic attacks and minor stroke

Sutton, J., Koblar, S., Hamilton-Bruce, M. A., Jannes, J., Karnon, J., Sutton, D. A., Milton, A. & Kramer, S., 6 May 2016, In : Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. 2016, 5, CD012180.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Endovascular treatment for acute ischemic stroke: Experience in South Australia

Rudaks, L. I., Ahangar, I., Dodd, L., Milton, A. G., Hamilton-Bruce, M. A., Jannes, J. & Koblar, S. A., 1 Jan 2015, In : International Journal of Stroke. 10, 6, p. E64-E65

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle



Austin Milton (Recipient), 29 Nov 2016

Prize: Other distinction


  • 1 Membership of committee

South Australian Medical Scientists Association (External organisation)

Austin Milton (Member)
1 Aug 2011 → …

Activity: MembershipMembership of committee