Cancer

Cancer in all its forms, encompasses research, prevention, detection, treatment, care and health system transformation to address this most significant burden of disease

Groups / Projects Research Lead Dept / Centre
A mouse model of duodenal atresia Associate Professor Warrick Teague Paediatrics
A new automated measure of breast cancer risk from digital and film mammography (Cirrus) Professor John Hopper Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics
A novel approach to discovering genes associated with cancer risk from GWAS and EWAS data Professor John Hopper Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics
A novel link between metabolism and host defence: O-GlcNAc glycosylation Jose Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
A study of the extracellular vesicles in glioblastoma tissue. Laura Vella
Stanley Stylli
Medicine and Radiology
A5 SDHB Genomics Study Dr Richard Tothill Clinical Pathology
Academic Department of Surgery, Western Health Associate Professor Justin Yeung
Surgery
ACRF Translational Research Laboratory Professor David S Ritchie
Medicine and Radiology
ADAR1 and RNA editng Dr Alistair Chalk
Dr Carl Walkley
Medicine and Radiology
Advanced Limb Reconstruction Professor Peter Choong
Surgery
Ageing
Allergy and Lung Health Professor Shyamali Dharmage Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics
An anti-calcitonin receptor (CTR) antibody for the detection of programmed cell death: the role of CTR in a novel adaptive response in a pre-apoptotic mechanism Peter Wookey Medicine and Radiology
Analysing genetic roles of RNA-binding proteins and alternative splicing in Drosophila stem cells Professor Gary Hime Anatomy and Neuroscience
Analysing protein structures David Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Analysing the mutations in calcitonin receptor (CTR) mRNA transcripts, and identifying the isoforms and polymorphisms of CTR expressed in high grade glioma cell lines from glioblastoma Peter Medicine and Radiology
Analysis of circulating microRNAs in patient serum as a non-invasive biomarker platform Dr Rachel Koldej Medicine and Radiology
Anatomy and Neuroscience
Applications of Nanopore sequencing Dr Mike Clark Anatomy and Neuroscience
Ascher laboratory: Structural biology and bioinformatics Dr David Ascher
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Australian Mammographic Density Research Facility (AMDRF) Professor John Hopper Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Biomarkers of human papillomavirus-related cancers Alyssa Cornall
Suzanne Garland
Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Bo&MeRanG Research Projects Dr Marie Greyer
Bogoyevitch laboratory: Regulatory biology Associate Professor Marie Bogoyevitch
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Boussioutas Laboratory: Gastrointestinal Cancer Associate Professor Alex Boussioutas
Medicine and Radiology
Breast Cancer Professor John Hopper
Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Breast cancer follow-up and prospective analyses Professor John Hopper Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Buchanan laboratory: Oncogenomics (colorectal cancer) Dr Daniel Buchanan
Clinical Pathology
Building a Tumourigenesis Atlas for Lynch syndrome related-colorectal cancer Daniel Buchanan
Clinical Pathology
Cancer
Cancer Biology Research Group Professor Graham Baldwin
Surgery
Cancer drug discovery by inhibition of a DNA repair pathway with Crispr/Cas9 gene editing and biochemistry Wayne Crismani
Medicine and Radiology
Cancer in Biomedicine
Cancer in Medicine
Cancer in Primary Care Professor Jon Emery
General Practice
Cancer Nursing Research Professor Mei Krishnasamy
Nursing
Cancer Signalling Research Laboratory Dr Hong-Jian Zhu
Surgery
Cardiovascular and Tumourivascular Laboratory Dr Peter J Wookey
Medicine and Radiology
Cell death regulation in B cell immunity and B cell lymphona A/Prof Jorg Heierhorst Medicine and Radiology
Cell/cell and cell/matrix adhesion in the regulation of tumour-initiating cells Associate Professor Frederic Hollande Clinical Pathology
Characterising the seeds of breast cancer metastasis Delphine Merino
Belinda Yeo
Medicine and Radiology
Characterizing metastatic heterogeneity in colorectal cancer Frederic Hollande
Clinical Pathology
Cheng laboratory: Molecular enzymology of protein kinases and phosphatases involved in human diseases Associate Professor Heung-Chin Cheng
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
CHEST Australia Trial: An Intervention to Reduce Time-to-Consult with Symptoms of Lung Cancer Professor Jon Emery,
Herman Professor of Primary Care Cancer Research
General Practice
Children of Twins: The Effects Of Parental Mental Health On Child Mental Health Outcomes Doctor Katrina Scurrah Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics Research
Circulating Biomarkers in Liver Malignancy Christopher Surgery
Circulating nucleic acid biomarkers for surveillance in Merkel cell carcinoma Dr Richard Tothill Clinical Pathology
Circulating nucleic acid biomarkers for tumour surveilance in Merkel cell carcinoma Richard Tothill
Shahneen Sandhu
Clinical Pathology
Clinical Proteomics Dr Jonathon Mangum Pharmacology and Therapeutics
Colon Cancer Family Registry Cohort Professor Mark Jenkins Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Colorectal Cancer Professor Mark Jenkins
Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Colorectal Cancer Screening Professor Mark Jenkins Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Communication skills: Consumer led training modules for cancer health care workers Professor Meinir Krishnasamy Nursing
Welcome to the Centre for Research Excellence in Total Joint Replacement - OPUS Dale Baum
Surgery Research
Decoding the trafficking of immune receptors Justine Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Defining nurse practitioner sensitive outcomes in a context of multidisciplinary care Professor Mei Krishnasamy Nursing
Defining the role of p53 in cancer immunotherapy Ygal Haupt Medicine and Radiology
Defining the Role of Transcriptional Stress Pathways in Cancer Cell Resistance Towards Anti-Cancer Therapeutics John Price Medicine and Radiology
Dental School
Designing better drugs David Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Designing new optogenetic tools for biomedical research Danny Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Determine the key signalling pathways/ genes that regulate phenotype changes in prostate cancer in response to androgen deprivation therapy. Niall Corcoran
Christopher Hovens
Surgery
Developing a human pre-cancer atlas of colonic polyps for predicting future risk of colorectal cancer or polyps Daniel Buchanan
Bernard Pope
Clinical Pathology
Developing a multifactorial classification approach for germline variants in the colorectal cancer susceptibility genes POLE and POLD1 Daniel Buchanan
Khalid Mahmood
Clinical Pathology
Development and validation of triage guidelines for colonoscopy and gastroscopy General Practice
Development of a low cost, point-of-care diagnostic platform Patrick Medicine and Radiology
Development of a tailored supportive care intervention for women living with advanced breast cancer Professor Meinir Krishnasamy Nursing
Development of an evidence based clinical care pathway for high risk women following risk reducing hysterectomy +/- bilateral salpingo-oophorectomy (RRBSO) Centre for Health Equity
Development of an online education resource to improve nursing care of older people with cancer Professor Meinir Krishnasamy Nursing
Development of automated measures from mammograms that predict masking and risk and pilot implementation into a BreastScreen service Centre for Health Equity
Development of automated measures from mammograms that predict masking and risk of breast cancer Centre for Health Equity
Dissecting the relevance of a novel molecular pathway in stem cells and immunodeficiencies Dr Mark Chong Medicine and Radiology
Effective suicide prevention campaign material for young people: A randomised controlled trial Professor Jane Pirkis Centre for Mental Health
EMT regulators in intestinal and germline stem cells Professor Gary Hime Anatomy and Neuroscience
Epigenetic regulators of endometrial cancer as new treatment targets to halt metastatic spread. Peter Rogers
Eva Dimitriadis
Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Ethics of personalised medicine to treat refactory childhood cancer Centre for Health Equity
Excellence in NonCOmmunicable disease REsearch (ENCORE) between Australian and India Professor Brian Oldenburg Centre for Health Equity
Exercise oncology Professor Linda Denehy
Physiotherapy
Experiences and priorities of women living with ovarian cancer Jennifer Marino
Michelle Peate
Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Exploiting nanoparticles as vaccines Justine Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Exploration of novel approaches to anti-cancer treatment: manipulation of mutant p53 Ygal Haupt
Sue Haupt
Medicine and Radiology
Fertility After Cancer Predictor (FoRECAsT) Study Dr Michelle Peate Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Fertility preservation in children and teenagers with cancer Dr Yasmin Jayasinghe Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Fertility preservation in children with cancer Yasmin Jayasinghe
Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Finding clarity within a blizzard- guiding the solution of cryo-EM structures David Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
First Aid Training for Parents of Teenagers - a Randomized Controlled Trial (TPOT Study) Julie-Anne Fischer
Professor Anthony Jorm
Centre for Mental Health
Frequent and Continuing Contacts to Lifeline Crisis Support Services Professor Jane Pirkis Centre for Mental Health
Genomic and Immune cell profiling of sebaceous skin lesions for optimising identification of patients with Lynch syndrome Daniel Buchanan
Ingrid Winship
Clinical Pathology
Giving an adult life after Fontan surgery to those with the most severe congenital heart conditions Dr Kim Dalziel Centre for Health Policy
Global Burden of Disease group research Professor Alan Lopez
Gynaecology Research Centre Professor Peter Rogers
Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Harnessing novel immunotherapies to restore immunity in chronic lymphocytic leukaemia Professor David Ritchie Medicine and Radiology
Health and Lifestyle Questionnaire Tessa Cutler Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics Research
Health Systems Governance and Financing Professor Peter Annear
Nossal Institute for Global Health
Hearing protection in surgery Dr Hayden Eastwood
Prof Stephen O’Leary
Surgery
Hickey Research Group Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Hime laboratory: Stem cell genetics Professor Gary Hime
Anatomy and Neuroscience
Hinde laboratory: Biophysics of Nuclear Organisation Dr Elizabeth Hinde
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Hollande laboratory: Molecular mechanisms of tumour progression Associate Professor Fred Hollande
Clinical Pathology
Honorary Appointments’ Research Projects Surgery
Host responses to therapy and the tumour microenvironment contribute to the development of tumour resistance Christopher Surgery
How do Anti-Epileptic Drugs Work? Dr Chris French Medicine and Radiology
How infection and trauma cause dendritic cell paralysis and lethal immunosuppression Jose Microbiology and Immunology
How to harness the immune system to cure cancer: adoptive cell immunotherapy Jose Microbiology and Immunology
Identification and Characterisation of Molecular Mediators of Cancer Metastasis John Price Medicine and Radiology
Identification of biomarkers to novel therapies in Myelodysplasia Professor David S Ritchie Medicine and Radiology
Identification of osteoblast lineage cells by fluorescence-activated cell sorting Alistair Chalk Medicine and Radiology
Identifying and characterising Lynch syndrome within the population Dr Daniel Buchanan Clinical Pathology
Identifying better therapies for patients with myelodysplastic syndromes Meaghan Wall
Louise Purton
Medicine and Radiology
Identifying biomarkers of risk and poor prognosis in CRC Dr Daniel Buchanan Clinical Pathology
Identifying Critical Success Factors for Mammographic Screening Prof Margaret Kelaher Centre for Health Policy
Identifying novel genetic risk factors for colorectal cancer Dr Daniel Buchanan Clinical Pathology
Immunoregulatory functions of the MARCH family of ubiquitin ligases Jose Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Implementing the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities in Indonesia Associate Professor Harry Minas Centre for Mental Health
Improving Cancer Outcomes for Culturally and Linguistically Diverse (CaLD) Communities Prof Jon Emery General Practice
Improving outcomes in lung cancer: implementation of physical activity guidelines Professor Linda Denehy
Physiotherapy
Improving skin cancer prevention: motivating preventive behaviours using knowledge of personalised genomic risk of melanoma Centre for Health Equity
Improving the Health of People With Type 2 Diabetes Using New Technologies to Optimise Self Management Professor Brian Oldenburg Centre for Health Equity
Improving therapy in breast cancer associated with an inherited risk Dr Andrew Deans Medicine and Radiology
In vitro brain tumour model – studying epileptic seizure development and sensitivity to anti-cancer therapy Dr Chris French Medicine and Radiology
Informal Communities in Cancer Treatment Dr Matt Grant Medicine and Radiology
Innovation in radiation skin Toxicity management for patients with curative head and neck cancer: The INTACT Study Professor Mei Krishnasamy Nursing
International Mismatch Repair Consortium Professor Mark Jenkins Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Investigating the effects of GM-CSF and M-CSF derived human macrophages on phagocytosing P. falciparum infected erythrocytes and cytokine production Adrian Medicine and Radiology
Investigating the link between histone modifications, gene expression and phenotype change in prostate cancer in response to androgen deprivation therapy. Niall Corcoran
Christopher Hovens
Surgery
Investigating the role of signalling-specific mechanisms on tumour cell invasion Theo Mantmadiotis
Stanley Stylli
Surgery
LEAP MS Study A/Prof Tracey Weiland Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Liver Group Professor Christopher Christophi
Surgery
Low Literacy Decision Aid about Reproductive Choices for Younger Women with Breast Cancer Dr Michelle Peate Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Mangum Lab: Translational Proteomics Dr Jonathan Mangum
Pharmacology and Therapeutics
Manipulating immunity to fight infection and tumours Justine Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Manometric studies on oesophageal atresia and colorectal disorders Dr Sebastian King Paediatrics
Mantamadiotis laboratory: Brain Cancer Molecular Biology Dr Theo Mantamadiotis
Microbiology and Immunology
Maternal, Sexual and Reproductive Health Dr Alison Morgan
Nossal Institute for Global Health
Medical School
Melbourne Refugee Studies Program Associate Professor Harry Minas Centre for Mental Health
Men's Health Professor John Hopper Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics Research
Mental health first aid training in the workplace: a randomized controlled trial of online and blended modes Professor Anthony Jorm Centre for Mental Health
Mental Health in Multicultural Australia Program Associate Professor Harry Minas Centre for Mental Health
Mental Health Policy and Practice Professor Jane Pirkis
Centre for Mental Health
Metastasis Research Group Albert G
Medicine and Radiology
Microbiology and Immunology
Migration of melanoma cells in the neural crest environment Dr Sonja McKeown Anatomy and Neuroscience
Missed nursing care. An exploration of missed nursing are in cancer contexts Professor Mei Krishnasamy Nursing
Molecular mechanisms of drug resistance in cancer Dr Jonathon Mangum Pharmacology and Therapeutics
Molecular Mechanisms of Tumour Resistance Laboratory Rodney Luwor Surgery
Molecular Microbiology and Reproductive Health Research Group Professor Suzanne M. Garland
Obstetrics and Gynaecology
MR1 – a molecular alarm system that detects pathogen metabolites Jose Microbiology and Immunology
Multidisciplinary care for women with metastatic breast cancer Professor Meinir Krishnasamy Nursing
National Taskforce for Mental Health System Development Vietnam  Associate Professor Harry Minas Centre for Mental Health
Nerve transfers for restoration of upper limb function in tetraplegia Dr Arthur Hsueh Centre for Health Policy
Neural Dynamics Laboratory Dr Chris French
Medicine and Radiology
Neuroepidemiology A/Prof Tracey Weiland Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics
New inhibitors for mitochondrial fission protein DRP1 Dr Jessica Holien
Dr Shiang (Max) Lim
Surgery
NHMRC Centre for Research Excellence for Reducing the Burden of Colorectal Cancer by Optimising Screening Professor Jon Emery,
Herman Professor of Primary Care Cancer Research
General Practice
Non Communicable Disease Unit Professor Brian Oldenburg
Centre for Health Equity
Novel Approaches in Therapeutic Endoscopy Alan Moss
Medicine and Radiology
Novel interventions to treat cardiac cachexia in cancer and chemotherapy Dr Kate Murphy Physiology
Novel investigations and treatments for intractable, chronic constipation Dr Bridget Southwell Paediatrics
Novel regulators of germline stem cells Professor Gary HIme Anatomy and Neuroscience
Novel senescence markers predicting chemotherapy related toxicity and treatment outcome in older lung cancer patients Claire Maddison
Andrea Maier
Medicine and Radiology
Novel treatments for colorectal disorders Dr Sebastian King Paediatrics
Optimising the Capability of the Allied Health Workforce within Cancer Prehabilitation Professor Lynette Joubert Social Work
Optimising the management of patients awaiting liver transplantation Christopher
Michael
Surgery
Paediatric and Adolescent Fertility Preservation Taskforce Yasmin Jayasinghe
Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Paediatric Fertility Decision Aid Study Dr Michelle Peate Obstetrics and Gynaecology
PanSupport - development of an experience based co-design, supportive care app with and for people affected by pancreatic cancer Professor Mei Krishnasamay Nursing
Parker Laboratory: Structural biology and computational drug design Professor Michael Parker
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Patient reported outcomes: getting the timing right Chris Schilling Centre for Health Policy
Personalising treatments for genetic diseases David Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Pharmacology and Therapeutics
Physiology
Population Mental Health Associate Professor Nicola Reavley
Centre for Mental Health
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
Practice Research Program in Health and Mental Health Professor Lynette Joubert
Social Work
Predicition of ovarian malignancy in children with ovarian cysts Yasmin Jayasinghe
Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Predictors and consequences of allergies that impact on children getting a healthy start to life Prof Shyamali Dharmage Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Preparing for clincial trials of synchrotron microbeam radiation therapy for cancer treatment Professsor Peter Rogers Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Prevalence of Risk Factors for Melanoma in Primary Care Patients using the MelaTools Risk Calculator Professor Jon Emery,
Herman Professor of Primary Care Cancer Research,
General Practice
Prevention and management of non-communicable diseases (including cancer), and promotion of mental health
Priorities and Needs of Women Living with Advanced Cancer Dr Michelle Peate Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Promoting an improved patient experience in gynaecological cancer care Professor Lynette Joubert Social Work
Promoting health, wellbeing and health services efficiency through a tailored navigation program for older adults with cancer (PARTNER) Professor Mei Krishnasamy Nursing
Prostate cancer progression inhibition Professor Albert G Frauman Medicine and Radiology
Prostate Cancer Research Group Professor Christopher Hovens
Surgery
Rare Disease Oncogenomics Dr Richard Tothill
Clinical Pathology
Rational Protein Engineering David Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Reducing disparities in mortality and survival for rural Victorians with colorectal cancer Rebecca Bergin General Practice
Reducing the burden of colorectal cancer by optimising screening: evidence to clinical practice Professor Mark Jenkins Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Regulation of Cancer Development by Transforming Growth Factor-beta Signalling Hong-Jian Zhu
Surgery
Regulation of invadopodium function and involvement in cancer cell invasion Dr Stanley Stylli Surgery
Regulation of invadopodium function and involvement in cancer cell invasion Dr Stanley Styllianos Stylli
Surgery
Regulation of personalised digital closed loop systems to manage diabetes in children Centre for Health Equity
Regulation of telomerase activity in B cells Dr Asolina Braun Microbiology and Immunology
Regulators of allogeneic stem cell engraftment, graft versus host disease and graft-versus leukaemia Professor David Ritchie Medicine and Radiology
Regulators of plasticity and treatment response in colorectal cancer Associate Professor Frederic Hollande Clinical Pathology
Reid laboratory: Proteomics and lipidomics in health and disease Professor Gavin E. Reid
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Reproductive Steroids Research Group Prof Mathis Grossmann, MD, PhD, FRACP
Medicine and Radiology
Restoring immunocompetency in Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia Professor Fabienne Mackay Microbiology and Immunology
Role of calcitonin receptor in stressed cells and diseased tissues: a new paradigm based on expression in the pre-apoptotic cell stress response Dr Peter J Wookey Medicine and Radiology
The role of the essential biometal zinc in pathological and physiological processes Graham Baldwin
Dr Oneel Patel
Dr Joseph Ischia
Surgery
Role of p-21-activated kinases in pancreactic cancer Graham Baldwin
Dr Mehrdad Nikfarjam
Surgery
The role of the Renin Angiotensin System in tumour progression and recurrence following tumour resection Christopher Surgery
Rouiller laboratory: Understanding how molecular machines function through cryo-electron microscopy Isabelle
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
School of Biomedical Sciences
School of Health Science
Serum biomarkers of brain cancer Dr Andrew Morokoff Surgery
Sexual dysfunction in women who have experienced cancer Jennifer Marino
Michelle Peate
Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Small molecules for BIG targets- Targeting protein-protein interactions with fragments David Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Southey laboratory: Genetic epidemiology laboratory Professor Melissa Southey
Clinical Pathology
Spinal Biology Laboratory Gerald Quan
Surgery
STEP Care Trial Anna Collins Medicine and Radiology
Structural Biology of Cancer Michael Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Structural biology of proteins involved in cancer Craig Morton Medicine and Radiology
Studying the Continuum of Cancer Care through Linking Primary Data Jon Emery General Practice
Supporting earlier cancer diagnosis and efficient referral pathways in general practice General Practice
Supporting fertility presentation decisions in women with breast cancer Michelle Peate
Lesley Stafford
Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Surgical Research Group Professor John M Hutson AO
Paediatrics
Tackling drug resistance David Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Targeting cell death pathways in biliary tract cancers John Mariadason Medicine and Radiology
Targeting stem cells as a new treatment for stomach cancer Dr Trevelyan Menheniott
A/Professor Philip Sutton
Paediatrics
Targeting the angiogenic and osteoclastic pathways in spinal cancer Gerald Quan
Gerald Quan
Surgery
Targeting the Lymphatics in colorectal Liver metastasis Christopher Surgery
Taylor: Jack Brockhoff Reconstructive Plastic Surgery Research Unit Professor Ian Taylor
Anatomy and Neuroscience
Teen Mental Health First Aid training: A pilot cluster randomized controlled trial Professor Anthony Jorm Centre for Mental Health
Testing the effect of aspirin on colonic organoids from people with Lynch syndrome Eric Jihoon Joo
Fred Hollande
Clinical Pathology
The assessment of oral cancer risk using a chair-side tool for salivary aldehyde production Professor Michael McCullough Surgery
The ATTUNE Study: Feasibility of Patient-Reported Outcomes for Lung Cancer Professor Mei Krishnasamy Nursing
The CGA-Oncology Study: Comprehensive geriatric assessment and intervention in older lung cancer patients Professor Andrea B Maier Medicine and Radiology
The development of a nurse-sensitive, cancer care complexity index Professor Meinir Krishnasamy Nursing
The experience of clinical trials for palliative care patients Jennifer Philip Medicine and Radiology
The EXPERT Study. Defining characteristics of cancer nursing expertise Professor Mei Krishnasamy Nursing
The Genomic Drivers of High Risk Prostate cancer Christopher Hovens
Niall Corcoran
Surgery
The health economics of caring for people with advanced cancer Prof Jennifer Philip Medicine and Radiology
The HOLISM Study Professor George Jelinek Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics
The Medical Genome Reference Bank as a population control for germline variants in colorectal and prostate cancer Bernard Pope
Daniel Buchanan
Clinical Pathology
The National Centre for Infections in Cancer Nursing
The PEPP Study A/Prof Tracey Weiland Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics
The Psychosocial Health and Wellbeing Research (emPoWeR) Unit Dr Michelle Peate
Obstetrics and Gynaecology
The role of an isoform of calcitonin receptor in glioma stem cells Peter Wookey Medicine and Radiology
The role of EGFR Signaling in Glioblastoma Progression and Resistance to Current Therapies Rodney Luwor
Surgery
The role of FANCM gene in inherited breast cancer Dr Andrew Deans Medicine and Radiology
The role of invadopodia in glioma invasion and response to therapeutics Dr Stanley Stylli Surgery
The role of invadopodia in glioma invasion and response to therapeutics Dr Stanley Styllianos Stylli
Surgery
The role of masculinity in the suicidality of men aged 80 or more Centre for Health Equity
The role of miRNA in oral mucosal disorders Professor Michael McCullough Surgery
The role of RECQL4 gene in cancer predispositon Dr Andrew Deans Medicine and Radiology
The role of STAT3-mediated Cancer Progression and Resistance to Current Therapies Rodney Luwor
Surgery
The Victorian Suicide Register Project Professor Jane Pirkis Centre for Mental Health
The WELL MS study A/Prof Tracey Weiland Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics
TIGER home based rehab for advanced lung cancer: RCT Professor Linda Denehy Physiotherapy
Tobacco-attributable mortality Professor Alan Lopez Global Burden of Disease group research
Trans-generational effects: exposures before conception & offspring risk of asthma and allergies Professor Shyamali Dharmage Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Transcriptional regulation of intestinal organoid differentiation Professor Gary Hime Anatomy and Neuroscience
TRANSFER THEME (5) RESEARCH OUTCOMES INTO HEALTH POLICY
Translating Evidence into Practice: Optimising and Facilitating Prevention and Screening in Women with a Strong Family History of Breast Cancer Centre for Health Equity
Twin and Family Registry Management Professor John Hopper Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics Research
Twins Research Australia Professor John Hopper Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Ubiquitination and Fanconi Anemia Dr Andrew Deans Medicine and Radiology
Ultrasound Professor Robert N Gibson
Medicine and Radiology
Understanding how A-to-I RNA editing modifies the immunogenicity of endogenous RNA Dr Alistair Chalk Medicine and Radiology
Understanding how the ATPase p97 functions at molecular level Isabelle Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Understanding immune dysfunction in acute myeloid leukemia Justine Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Understanding palliative care as an effective intervention Jennifer Philip Medicine and Radiology
Understanding the aetiology of Serrated Polyposis Syndrome Dr Daniel Buchanan Clinical Pathology
Understanding the biology of Merkel cell carcinoma Dr Richard Tothill Clinical Pathology
Understanding The Immune Environment in Metastatic Melanoma Dr David Gyorki Surgery
Understanding the microenvironment of lymphodema Dr Ramin Shayan
Dr Tara Karnezis
Surgery
Understanding the Molecular Consequences of Mutations David Ascher Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Understanding the role of CXCR7 in lymphodema following radiation injury Dr Ramin Shayan
Dr Tara Karnezis
Surgery
Undescended testis and inguinal hernia result from defects in the same mechanism Professor John M Hutson AO Paediatrics
Unravelling the aetiology of Colonic Polyposis through multi-omic profiling Daniel Buchanan
Mark Clendenning
Clinical Pathology
Use of Connexin43 peptides as a treatment for glioma Dr Stanley Stylli Surgery
Use of retinoic acid receptor ligands to increase the numbers of haematopoietic stem and progenitor cells for transplantation purposes Alistair Medicine and Radiology
Using lipidomics and proteomics to find biomarkers that predict progression of multiple sclerosis Professor George Jelinek Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Using the immune system to kill tumours Justine Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
VCCC Palliative Medicine Research Group Professor Jennifer Philip
Medicine and Radiology
Western Health Cancer Research Professor Michael Green
Medicine and Radiology
What causes adult asthma, COPD and sleep disordered breathing Professor Shyamali Dharmage Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics
What workplaces can do to improve mental health Professor Anthony Jorm Centre for Mental Health
WhatWorks4u.org: Helping to improve mental health treatment for young people Professor Anthony Jorm Centre for Mental Health
When should health professionals override parents' decisions about a child's medical treatment? Centre for Health Equity
Impact of risk-reducing bilateral salpingo-oophorectomy on non-cancer outcomes in young high-risk women: a multicentre prospective study. Professor Martha Hickey Obstetrics and Gynaecology
WORK PLAN#1: APPROPRIATENESS OF CARE
WorkplaceAid: a trial on improving mental health and physical first aid skills in the workplace Dr Nicola Reavley Centre for Mental Health
WORKPLAN#2 BEHAVIOUR AND SOCIAL SCIENCE
WORKPLAN#3: NON-SURGICAL ALTERNATIVES
WORKPLAN#4 - HOSPITAL SERVICES COORDINATED CARE