Child Health

Child Health which encompasses the whole-of-life continuum from the early life environment through adolescence and reproductive potential in order to optimise whole life health

Groups / Projects Research Lead Dept / Centre
A computer-aided decision system for gait analysis Dr Morgan Sangeux Paediatrics
A mouse model of duodenal atresia Associate Professor Warrick Teague Paediatrics
A program of research into dyskinesia in children with cerberal palsy Dr Adrienne Harvey Paediatrics
Accelerated Gene Identification Program (Gene Discovery) Professor David Amor Paediatrics
Access to Paid Parental Leave and the Health of Young Mothers Professor Anne Kavanagh
Centre for Health Equity
Adverse maternal environment in females born small and transgenerational consequences Professor Mary Wlodek Physiology
Affective Development and Psychopathology Team Dr Julian G. Simmons
Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences
Analysing genetic roles of RNA-binding proteins and alternative splicing in Drosophila stem cells Associate Professor Gary Hime Anatomy and Neuroscience
Associations between domestic violence in pregnancy and women’s and their subsequent children’s outcomes Ashlee Smith
Dr Anna Price
Paediatrics
Asymptomatic thrombosis following the use of central venous lines in children Professor Fiona Newall Nursing
Australian Temperament Project Generation 3 Study Professor Craig Olsson
Paediatrics
Australians’ expectations of personal genomics: the GeNIOz project Paediatrics
Autism Research Team Professor Katrina Williams
Paediatrics
Being born small programs growth restriction, deficits and disease in the next generation Professor Mary Wlodek Physiology
BiliNappy: Novel low cost point-of-care diagnostic for Jaundice embedded in a newborn nappy Dr Anushi Rajapaksa
Dr Ronda Greaves
Paediatrics
Biomarker Discovery Group:Diagnostic biomarkers of pregnancy complications Harry Georgiou
Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Brain cells in a dish: strategies for novel therapeutics in the CDKL5 disorder Dr Nicole Van Bergen
Professor John Christodoulou
Paediatrics
Building Early Attachment and Resiliance (BEAR) - an early intervention for parents and infants Professor Louise Newman
Psychiatry
Building Evidence with Support to Transform (BEST) Practice Program Professor Fiona Newall Nursing
Burden of disease associated with genetic aetiology at a paediatric hospital Professor Jane Halliday
Professor Agnes Bankier
Paediatrics
Calbindins - what do they do? Professor Mike Hubbard Pharmacology and Therapeutics
Can dietary phytophenols improve pregnancy outcomes? Martha Lappas Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Cardiovascular Risk in Nephrotic Syndrome Dr Jonathan Mynard
Dr Catherine Quinlan
Paediatrics
Cellular trafficking and male fertility Associate Professor Gary Hime Anatomy and Neuroscience
Centre for Applied Research in Effective Services (CARES) Aron Shlonsky
Social Work
Centre for International Child Health Professor Trevor Duke
Paediatrics
Centre for Women’s Mental Health Research Psychiatry
Centre of Research Excellence in Child Language Professor Angela Morgan Audiology and Speech Pathology
Centre of Research Excellence – Newborn Medicine Dr Alicia Spittle Physiotherapy
Cerebral Palsy Research Professor Dinah Reddihough
Paediatrics
Chalky teeth - can they be prevented? Professor Mike Hubbard Pharmacology and Therapeutics
Characterisation of the parkin protein and how it causes parkinson disease Dr Alison Compton
Professor David Thorburn
Paediatrics
Characterisation of the specificity and activity of bio-engineered antibodies in children A/Professor Vera Ignjatovic
A/Professor Christoph Hagemeyer
Paediatrics
Child and Adolescent Mental Health A/Professor Alessandra (Sandra) Radovini
Psychiatry
Child Health & Well-being
Child Health in Medicine
Children Alicia Spittle
Physiotherapy
Children and Young People’s Health Associate Professor Lena Sanci
General Practice
Chromosome disorders Professor David Amor Paediatrics
Cochlear implants in adults and children Richard Dowell
Audiology and Speech Pathology
Cognitive and Neuropsychological Development Laboratory Associate Professor Robert Reeve
Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences
Collaboration for Improving Children’s Lives in the 21st Century: Rights focused, evidence based, impact driven Associate Professer Louise Harms Social Work
Community Child Health Group Professor Sharon Goldfeld
Paediatrics
Community Study of the Genetics of Autism Spectrum Disorder Professor Ingrid Scheffer Medicine and Radiology
Welcome to the Centre for Research Excellence in Total Joint Replacement - OPUS Dale Baum
Surgery Research
Dating Violence, help-seeking and Technology in Australia Assoc Prof Lena Sanci General Practice
Detection and prevention of tuberculosis in children and adolescents in endemic, resource-limited settings Professor Steve Graham Paediatrics
Development of autonomic and nociceptive circuits Professor Janet Keast Anatomy and Neuroscience
Developmental Stuttering Elaina Kefalianos Audiology and Speech Pathology
Diabetic Retinopathy and Health Informatics Collaboratory Dr Laima Brazionis
Medicine and Radiology
Diagnosis and management of Auditory Processing Disorder Dani Tomlin Audiology and Speech Pathology
Discovering differences and similarities between phenotype and biology of twins with autism and children with known genetic problems with a high risk of autism Dr Felicity Klopper Paediatrics
Discovery of circulating RNA biomarkers in autism Dr Ken Pang Paediatrics
Doctors in Secondary Schools Assoc Prof Lena Sanci General Practice
Does weekly iron supplementation increase iron uptake in pregnant Vietnamese women, and improve maternal and infant health? Professor Beverley-Ann Biggs Medicine and Radiology
Domestic and family violence and parenting: mixed method insights into impact and support needs Professor Cathy Humphreys Social Work
E-tool for online interactive assessment of young people’s wellbeing Assoc Prof Lena Sanci General Practice
Early detection and intervention for infants at high risk of motor impairments Dr Alicia Spittle Physiotherapy
Early life exercise reprograms pancreatic and heart deficits in offspring born small Professor Mary Wlodek Physiology
Effect of ACTN3 on corticosteroid response in Duchenne muscular dystrophy Dr Jane Seto
Professor Kathryn North
Paediatrics
EMT regulators in intestinal and germline stem cells Associate Professor Gary Hime Anatomy and Neuroscience
Enamel cell biology – how is bulk calcium handled safely? Professor Mike Hubbard Pharmacology and Therapeutics
Engineering artificial bone marrow Professor Andrew Elefanty
Ms Elizabeth Ng
Paediatrics
ERp29 – what does it do? Professor Mike Hubbard Pharmacology and Therapeutics
Examining the effect of alpha-actinin-3 deficiency in skeletal muscle injury Professor Kathryn North
Dr Peter Houweling
Paediatrics
Examining the evolutionary role of alpha-actinin-3 in adaptive thermogenesis Professor Kathryn North
Dr Peter Houweling
Paediatrics
Exploring the use of stem cells in cerebral palsy Dr Kylie Crompton Paediatrics
Family Links: Kinship care and family contact Ms Meredith Kiraly, MBSc PhD Social Work
Family Study of the Genetics of Autism Spectrum Disorder Professor Ingrid Scheffer Medicine and Radiology
Fathering Challenges: Responsible, Responsive and Reparative Fathering Professor Cathy Humphreys Social Work
Fertility preservation in children and teenagers with cancer Dr Yasmin Jayasinghe Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Fetal Welfare Assessment Prof Shaun Brennecke  Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Fetal Welfare Assessment Prof Shaun Brennecke  Obstetrics and Gynaecology
First 1000 Days Australia Professor Kerry Arabena
Centre for Health Equity
FluMum: A cohort study to evaluate the benefits of flu vaccination in pregnancy Professor Terry Nolan
Fostering Health: Examining health care systems for children and young people in Out-of-Home Care Dr Susan Webster General Practice
Fragile X syndrome Professor David Amor Paediatrics
Functional characterisation of a novel gene linked to autism spectrum disorder A/Professor Paul Lockhart
Dr Kiymet Bozaoglu
Paediatrics
Gastrointestinal disequilibrium in indigenous children residing in remote communities: correlation between prevalence of gut pathogens and a chronic inflammatory state Dr. Beverly-Ann Biggs
Dr. Siddhartha Mahanty
Medicine and Radiology
Gender differences in autism Dr Tamara May Paediatrics
Gene Discovery in Families with High-Functioning Autism Spectrum Disorder Dr Cherie Green Medicine and Radiology
General Practitioners' perceptions of paediatric care Assoc Prof Lena Sanci General Practice
Genetics Education and Health Research Professor Sylvia Metcalfe
Paediatrics
Genetics of speech and language Angela Morgan Audiology and Speech Pathology
Gestational Diabetes Follow-Up Research Group: Understanding the pathogenesis of gestational diabetes mellitus and subsequent development of Type 2 diabetes Harry Georgiou
Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Giving an adult life after Fontan surgery to those with the most severe congenital heart conditions Dr Kim Dalziel Centre for Health Policy
Guangzhou Twin Eye Study Professor Mingguang He Surgery
Gynaecology Research Centre Professor Peter Rogers
Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Haemostatic abnormalities in children with venous thromboembolism and stroke A/Professor Vera Ignjatovic
Professor Paul Monagle
Paediatrics
Haemostatic system in Fontan patients with liver dysfunction A/Professor Vera Ignjatovic
Ms Chantal Attard
Paediatrics
HDAC6 inhibitors as a treatment for Rett syndrome: Resolving neuronal trafficking deficits Dr Nicole Van Bergen
Professor John Christodoulou
Paediatrics
Health outcomes in children conceived using Assisted Reproduction Technologies Professor David Amor Paediatrics
Health-related risk behaviour in adolescence Professor Rachel Skinner
Dr Jennifer Marino
Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Hime laboratory: Stem cell genetics Associate Professor Gary Hime
Anatomy and Neuroscience
How do mutations in dynein motor components cause birth defects? A/Prof Jorg Heierhorst Medicine and Radiology
How is hair cortisol related to mother's mental health and wellbeing over time? Prof Sharon Goldfeld
Dr Anna Price
Paediatrics
How to increase numbers of neural precursor cells in vitro for cell therapy for the birth defect Hirschsprung disease. Dr Donald Newgreen
Mr Lincon Stamp
Paediatrics
How to transfer neural precursor cells to the aneural colon for cell therapy for the birth defect Hirschsprung disease. Dr Donald Newgreen
Mr Lincon Stamp
Paediatrics
Hugh Williamson Gait Laboratory/Orthopaedic Department Professor Kerr Graham
Professor Kerr Graham
Paediatrics
Human resource capacity building for child health in Laos PDR Dr Amy Gray Paediatrics
Human Stem Cell Models of Mitochondrial Disease Dr Ann Frazier
Professor David Thorburn
Paediatrics
I-DECIDE: Trial of an online healthy relationship tool and safety decision aid for women experiencing domestic violence Professor Kelsey Hegarty General Practice
iCATS - Imaging brain development in the Childhood to Adolescence Transition Study Julian Simmons Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences
Imagining Brain Development in the Childhood to Adolescence Transtions Study Dr. Julian Simmons
Assoc. Prof. Sarah Whittle
Psychiatry
Immunogenicity, persistence and safety study of meningococcal conjugate vaccine ACWY in toddlers Professor Terry Nolan
Impact of childhood growth patterns & latent cardiovascular risk factors on the microcirculation in adult life Optometry and Vision Sciences
Impact of Extreme Prematurity or Extreme Low Birthweight on Young Adult Health and Well-being Jeanie Cheong Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Improving clexane therapy for patients and families: Education and engagement Professor Fiona Newall Nursing
Improving contact between children in out-of-home care and their birth parents Professor Cathy Humphreys Social Work
Improving cost-effectiveness analysis of childhood vaccines Dr Natalie Carvalho Centre for Health Policy
Improving delivery of RNA therapeutics Dr Ken Pang Paediatrics
Improving the learning and development of children raised in adversity Prof Sharon Goldfeld
Dr Anna Price
Paediatrics
Improving understanding of MRI patterns, structure-function relationships and causal pathways in cerebral palsy Dr Sue Reid Paediatrics
In vitro models of type 1 diabetes Professor Edouard Stanley
Professor Andrew Elefanty
Paediatrics
Incidence, prevalence and risk factors for autism. What can we learn from databases and existing administrative data? Dr Tamara May Paediatrics
Independent Agency Network (IAN): Model of efficiency Professor Aron Shlonsky Social Work
Indigenous Health Equity Professor Kerry Arabena
Centre for Health Equity
Infant, Child and Adolescent Health Fiona Newall
Nursing
Infectious Diseases Group Professor Nigel Curtis
Innate immune responses to Plasmodium falciparum infected erythrocytes Professor Stephen Rogerson Medicine and Radiology
International and Immigrant Health Professor Beverley-Ann Biggs
Medicine and Radiology
Interplay of sex differentiation and metabolism Associate Professor Dagmar Wilhelm Anatomy and Neuroscience
Intestinal Failure and Clinical Nutrition Group Professor Julie Bines
Professor Julie Bines
Paediatrics
Investigating and interpreting the use, costs, accessibility and organisation of healthcare services among children with cerebral palsy Ms Elaine Meehan Paediatrics
Investigating current and future education and training needs of the Australian workforce in genomic medicine Paediatrics
Investigation of inter-arm blood pressure differences during paediatric exercise testing Dr Jonathan Mynard
Dr Michael Cheung
Paediatrics
Investigation of the age-specific changes in Blood Microparticles A/Professor Vera Ignjatovic
Ms Mara Galli
Paediatrics
Investigation of the in vitro effect of the antiplatelet drug Tirofiban in children A/Professor Vera Ignjatovic
Ms Mara Galli
Paediatrics
Invisible Practices: Intervention with fathers who use violence Social Work
Is muscle surgery or bone surgery better for young children with cerebral palsy who have hip displacement? The Cerebral Palsy Hip Interventions Project (CP-HIP) Dr Kate Willoughby Paediatrics
It takes a village: The support needs of non-familial kinship carers Ms Meredith Kiraly, MBSc PhD Social Work
Kidney Development, Disease and Regeneration Professor Melissa Little
Professor Melissa Little
Paediatrics
Kids In Communities Study (KiCS) Dr Karen Villanueva Paediatrics
Kinship Care Practice Framework Project Marie Connolly
Labour & Delivery Dr Penny Sheehan  Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Labour & Delivery Dr Penny Sheehan  Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Mangum laboratory: Proteomics and calcium biology Dr Jon Mangum
Pharmacology and Therapeutics
Manometric studies on oesophageal atresia and colorectal disorders Dr Sebastian King Paediatrics
Maternal, Sexual and Reproductive Health Dr Alison Morgan
Nossal Institute for Global Health
Measuring low value care across inpatient, outpatient and emergency department settings Professor Harriet Hiscock
Ms Rachel Neely
Paediatrics
Measuring low value care in the emergency department; a multi-site study Professor Harriet Hiscock
Ms Rachel Neely
Paediatrics
Melbourne Genomics Health Alliance Congenital Deafness Flagship Professor David Amor Paediatrics
Menstrual concerns in young women: the father's perspective (DADs Study) Dr Yasmin Jayasinghe Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Mercy Hospital Perinatal Research Group Professor Sue Walker
Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Modelling childhood leukaemias using human pluripotent stem cells Professor Andrew Elefanty
Ms Elizabeth Ng
Paediatrics
Modulating fibrosis and myocardial injury in Muscular Dystrophy Dr Adam Piers
A/Professor Salvatore Pepe
Paediatrics
Molecular and cellular analysis of mammalian ovary development and disease Associate Professor Dagmar Wilhelm Anatomy and Neuroscience
Molecular mediators of gene:environment interactions underlying early life programming of cardiovascular and metabolic risk. Professor Richard Saffery
Dr David Burgner
Paediatrics
Molecular Microbiology and Reproductive Health Research Group Professor Suzanne M. Garland
Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Motor trajectories of children born <30 weeks’ gestation from birth to 5 years: early predictors and functional outcome Dr Alicia Spittle Physiotherapy
Murdoch Children’s Research Institute Genetics of Neurodisability Professor David Amor
Professor David Amor
Paediatrics
Neural basis of childhood speech and language disorders Angela Morgan Audiology and Speech Pathology
Neurodevelopmental Genomics Research Professor John Christodoulou
Professor John Christodoulou
Paediatrics
Neuroscience of Speech Adam Vogel
Audiology and Speech Pathology
New genes for inherited renal disease Dr. Dongmao Wang
Prof Judy Savige
Medicine and Radiology
New therapies for inherited renal disease – chaperones, stem cells and other agents Dongmao Wang
Judy Savige
Medicine and Radiology
Newborn Health Project, Solomon Islands Professor Trevor Duke Paediatrics
Development and Implementation of a State-wide Newborn Observation and Response Charts (Newborn project) Professor Fiona Newall Nursing
Northeast India Knowledge Network Associate Professor Michelle Kermode Nossal Institute for Global Health
Novel investigations and treatments for intractable, chronic constipation Dr Bridget Southwell Paediatrics
Novel regulators of germline stem cells Associate Professor Gary HIme Anatomy and Neuroscience
Novel treatments for colorectal disorders Dr Sebastian King Paediatrics
Obstetrics, Nutrition and Endocrinology Group Martha Lappas
Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Ophthalmic Epidemiology Group Professor Mingguang He
Surgery
Optimising Early Respiratory Support for Preterm Infants: The HIPSTER Trial Dr Kim Dalziel Centre for Health Policy
Oral Health Promotion Professor Ivan Darby
Oral Radiology Professor John Clement
Professor Michael Mccullough
Melbourne Dental School
Out of Home Care (OOHC) Transition Outcomes Professor Aron Shlonsky Social Work
Out of Home Care Quality Assurance Framework Professor Aron Shlonsky Social Work
Outcomes of Hip Interventions for Children with Cerebral Palsy – An International, Multi-Centre Prospective, Comparative Cohort Study Dr Kate Willoughby Paediatrics
Oxygen Implementation Project, Papua New Guinea and Nigeria Paediatrics
Paediatric and Adolescent Fertility Preservation Taskforce Yasmin Jayasinghe
Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Paediatric Fertility Decision Aid Study Dr Michelle Peate Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Paediatric specialist clinics: Parental perceptions, primary care referral patterns and determinants of periodicity of care Professor Gary Freed Centre for Health Policy
Partnership for Innovation in Out-of-home Care Marie Connolly
Social Work
PARTY (Prevention Access Risk Taking in Young People) Assoc Prof Lena Sanci General Practice
Peak exercise capacity in patients with a Fontan circulation Professor Yves D'Udekem
Dr Rachael Cordina
Paediatrics
Placental dysfunction in the causal pathway to cerebral palsy Professor David Amor
Dr Susan Reid
Paediatrics
Placental Stem Cells Dr Bill Kalionis Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Placental Stem Cells Dr Bill Kalionis Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Pneumococcal Research Professor Kim Mulholland Paediatrics
Post-translational control of cell fate decisions Associate Professor Dagmar Wilhelm Anatomy and Neuroscience
Postnatal germ cells are controlled by FSH during ‘minipuberty’ at 3-6 months of age, and deranged by cryptorchidism to cause seminoma and infertility Dr Ruili Li Paediatrics
Pre-eclampsia - Eclampsia Prof Shaun Brennecke Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Pre-eclampsia - Eclampsia Prof Shaun Brennecke Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Prenatal testing: a longitudinal study - the PeTALS project Dr Jan Hodgson Paediatrics
Preterm Labour Dr Harry Georgiou Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Preterm Labour Dr Harry Georgiou Obstetrics and Gynaecology
R E Ross Trust Regional Child Health Fellowship Program Professor Trevor Duke Paediatrics
Rett Syndrome and related genes Dr Nicole van Bergen Paediatrics
right@home Dr Susan Perlen
Paediatrics
Rogerson Laboratory: Pathogenesis of malaria and immunity in children and pregnant women Professor Stephen Rogerson
Medicine and Radiology
Rotavirus Group and Enteric Virus Group Professor Julie Bines
Professor Julie Bines
Paediatrics
Royal Women's Hospital Department of Maternal Fetal Medicine Pregnancy Research Centre Prof Shaun Brennecke
Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Royal Women's Hospital Department of Maternal Fetal Medicine Pregnancy Research Centre Prof Shaun Brennecke
Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Safe Mothers, Safe Babies - Promoting safety and early parenting in high-risk relationships Professor Louise Newman
Psychiatry
Safety and immunogenicity of dTpa vaccine administered in pregnancy Professor Terry Nolan
Savige Laboratory Professor Judy Savige
Medicine and Radiology
The SENSE Study (Sleep and Education: learning New Skills Early) The SENSE Team Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences
Services Connect Professor Aron Shlonsky Social Work
Sexual Abuse and Family Violence: SAFE Professor Kelsey Hegarty
General Practice
Sexual and Reproductive Health in Adolescence Professor Meredith Temple-Smith General Practice
Single Event Multilevel Surgery in Bilateral Spastic Cerebral Palsy: A Multi-centre, Long-term, Follow-up Study Dr Pam Thomason Paediatrics
Solving Rare Diseases via the Australian Genomics Mitochondrial Disease Flagship Dr Alison Compton
Professor David Thorburn
Paediatrics
Solving Rare Diseases via the Australian Genomics Mitochondrial Disease Flagship A/Professor Paul Lockhart
Dr Sarah Stephenson
Paediatrics
Streamlining antenatal – four pilot demonstration Professor Aron Shlonsky Social Work
Structural biology of proteins involved in infection Prof Michael Parker Medicine and Radiology
Summer Internship Associate Professor Adam Vogel Audiology and Speech Pathology
Surgical Research Group Professor John M Hutson AO
Paediatrics
Susceptibility to adult disorders in carriers of Mendelian alleles Professor Martin Delatycki
Dr Sarah Stephenson
Paediatrics
SUSTAIN: Sustainability of Identification and Response to Family Violence in antenatal care Professor Kelsey Hegarty General Practice
Teen Mental Health First Aid training: A pilot cluster randomized controlled trial Professor Anthony Jorm Centre for Mental Health
The application of a novel dried blood spot collection device for future diagnostic applications A/Professor Jeffrey Craig
Dr Andrew Gooley
Paediatrics
The Centre of Research Excellence in Cerebral Palsy (CRE-CP) Professor Dinah Reddihough Paediatrics
The Collaborative AuTism Study (CATS) Professor Ingrid Scheffer
Medicine and Radiology
The early origins of autism: a focus on epigenetic differences within identical twin pairs A/Professor Jeffrey Craig
Dr Yuk Loke
Paediatrics
The effect of cochlear implants on cognitive decline in ageing Australians Dr Julia Sarant Audiology and Speech Pathology
The epidemiology of childhood food allergy and other allergic diseases Dr Rachel Peters
Dr Jennifer Koplin
Paediatrics
The feasibility and acceptability of a mindfulness meditation program within the preschool setting Professor Harriet Hiscock
Dr Jane Sheehan
Paediatrics
The feasibility of smart-phones in the early detection of cerebral palsy Dr Alicia Spittle Physiotherapy
The Gait Outcomes Assessment List (GOAL): Validation of a new measure of gait function for children with cerebral palsy Dr Pam Thomason Paediatrics
The immune response to infection in early cystic fibrosis A/Professor Philip Sutton
A/Professor Sarath Ranganathan
Paediatrics
The Link Project Assoc Prof Lena Sanci General Practice
The long-term effects of conductive hearing loss Ms Kelley Graydon Audiology and Speech Pathology
The MUM SIZE Study Professor David Story
Medicine and Radiology
The Parental ED Study: Presentation with children with non-urgent/low-severity conditions at Hospital Emergency Departments: Parental Decision Making Professor Gary Freed Centre for Health Policy
The PATRICIA Project: PAthways And Research In Collaborative Inter-Agency working Professor Cathy Humphreys Social Work
The role of non-coding RNA in embryonic development Associate Professor Dagmar Wilhelm Anatomy and Neuroscience
The Secret Shopper Study: Addressing the Crisis in Availability of Paediatric Health Services: Increasing the Efficiency and Availability of General and Specialty Paediatric Care Professor Gary Freed Centre for Health Policy
The Victorian Cerebral Palsy Register (VCPR) Dr Sue Reid Paediatrics
The ‘Premmie Health Profile’: Do babies born early or small have distinct patterns of health and metabolic disparities? Dr Susan Clifford
Professor Melissa Wake
Paediatrics
The “Best Age and Size to be Born” Dr Susan Clifford
Professor Melissa Wake
Paediatrics
Towards improved communication for medication safety: addressing the complexities managing medications in hospitalised children Professor Fiona Newall Nursing
TRANSFER THEME (5) RESEARCH OUTCOMES INTO HEALTH POLICY
Translational Obstetrics Group Professor Stephen Tong
Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Twin pairs, brother, sisters and sibships: methods for the statistical analysis of family data Associate Professor Julie Simpson Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics
UDP - Victoria Professor John Christodoulou Paediatrics
Understanding brain development in ADHD using longitudinal, multimodal neuroimaging. Dr Timothy Silk
Dr Charles Malpas
Paediatrics
Understanding patterns of social adversity from pregnancy to school-entry Prof Sharon Goldfeld
Dr Anna Price
Paediatrics
Understanding rab39b-mediated parkinson's disease A/Professor Paul Lockhart
Dr Kiymet Bozaoglu
Paediatrics
Understanding the effect of lower limb torsional deformities in typically developing children and adolescents Dr Morgan Sangeux Paediatrics
Understanding the molecular consequences of mutations Dr David Ascher Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Understanding the outcomes, including their language, participation and quality of life, of children with autism Prof Katrina Williams Paediatrics
Understanding the pathogenesis of gestational diabetes Martha Lappas Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Understanding what triggers birth? New opportunities for prevention of early delivery Martha Lappas Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Undescended testis and inguinal hernia result from defects in the same mechanism Professor John M Hutson AO Paediatrics
Undestanding trajectories and biological underpinnings of children with autism who lose skills Ms Amanda Brignell Paediatrics
Using cerebral organoids for the study of tuberous sclerosis complex A/Professor Paul Lockhart
Dr Kiymet Bozaoglu
Paediatrics
Using systematic reviews to understand prognosis, diagnosis and effective interventions for children with neurodevelopmental difference and disability Dr Kristine Egberts Paediatrics
Validating a generic mood question in a large cohort of Australian women Prof Lynn Kemp
Dr Anna Price
Paediatrics
Victorian Infant Collaborative Study Group Jeanie Cheong
Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Web-based preventive care intervention for preterm infants and their families – e-prem trial Dr Alicia Spittle Physiotherapy
What are the education and training needs of health professionals incorporating genomics into healthcare? A mixed methods study Dr Amy Nisselle
Dr Belinda McClaren
Paediatrics
What does it cost to do research with women experiencing adversity? Prof Sharon Goldfeld
Dr Anna Price
Paediatrics
What influences mental health treatment choices for children in Australia? A qualitative study of family and clinician factors. Ms Melissa Mulraney
Professor Harriet Hiscock
Paediatrics
What is the contribution of embryo-endometrial asynchrony to implantation failure? Professsor Peter Rogers Obstetrics and Gynaecology
When should health professionals override parents' decisions about a child's medical treatment? Centre for Health Equity
Wilhelm laboratory: Sex determination and disorders of sex development Associate Professor Dagmar Wilhelm
Anatomy and Neuroscience
Wlodek laboratory: Fetal, postnatal & adult physiology & disease laboratory Professor Mary Wlodek
Physiology
WORK PLAN#1: APPROPRIATENESS OF CARE
WORKPLAN#2 BEHAVIOUR AND SOCIAL SCIENCE
WORKPLAN#3: NON-SURGICAL ALTERNATIVES
WORKPLAN#4 - HOSPITAL SERVICES COORDINATED CARE
Young and ‘care-full': The support needs of young kinship carers Ms Meredith Kiraly, MBSc PhD Social Work