Website terms of use



Unless otherwise indicated, copyright in the content of this website is the property of The Centre of Research Excellence in Reducing Healthcare Associated Infections (CRE-RHAI) and Queensland University of Technology (QUT). This website may also include content whose copyright belongs to third parties and which has been permissibly included in this site by agreement. All content is protected by Australian copyright law and, by virtue of international treaties, equivalent copyright laws in other countries.

Users may, for their own non-commercial purposes, view or make copies of material contained on the site, but should not systematically download and/or store content in any form, and under no circumstances should any content be reproduced and made separately available online. Copyright enquiries relating to this website and/or its content should be directed to the Centre Manager, via the details listed on the Contact Us page of this website.


The management of information on this website by CRE-RHAI staff complies with the Queensland Government’s Information Privacy Act 2009.  QUT’s obligations under this Act are available here.  The CRE-RHAI operates from within the Queensland University of Technology (QUT) and some pages within this website may redirect to websites operated by QUT. When viewing content of, or entering information into, websites operated by QUT, the provisions of the QUT privacy statement apply.

The CRE-RHAI will not make available to any third party any personal information you supply on this website, unless required or permitted by law, or unless you have consented to the disclosure. The CRE-RHAI may distribute or collect aggregated statistical information for reporting purposes, but only in a form that will not identify any individual person.

The CRE-RHAI uses Google Analytics to gather statistics about how our website is accessed. Google Analytics uses cookies to gather information for this statistical reporting. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the CRE-RHAI website will be transmitted to and stored by Google, on servers located outside of Australia. No personally identifying information is recorded or provided to Google as part of this process.

Cookies are small strings of text placed on users’ hard drives during the data exchange that occurs when you visit a website. Most browsers can be set to accept or reject cookies. You can choose to adjust your browser to reject cookies or to notify you when they are being used. Rejecting cookies may result in a loss of some website functionality.


The CRE-RHAI does not guarantee the accuracy, currency or completeness of any information or material available on this website. The CRE-RHAI reserves the right to change information or material on this website at any time and without notice, including but not limited to details relating to current or future research projects or the availability of PhD scholarships.

Web links from this site to external, non-CRE-RHAI and non-QUT websites should not be construed as implying any relationship with and/or endorsement of the external site or its content by The CRE-RHAI or QUT, nor any commercial or other relationship with the owners of any external site.

The contents of this website are solely the responsibility of the Administering Institution (QUT), a Participating Institution, or individual authors, and do not reflect the views of the NHMRC.