Neuroscience

Neuroscience which includes research in the fields of neuroscience, psychiatry, mental health and the study of basic psychological processes

Groups / Projects Research Lead Dept / Centre
Nanoparticles and optical stimulation of neurons A/Prof Paul Stoddart
Dr Karina Needham
Surgery
Social/Personality Laboratory Professor Nick Haslam
Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences
A clinical test of dark adaptation for age-related macular degeneration Dr Michael Pianta Optometry and Vision Sciences
A framework for creating subject-specific mathematical brain models Dr Dean Freestone Medicine and Radiology
A Novel Cure – the Health and Well-being Outcomes of Creative Practices in Ageing Dr Victoria Palmer General Practice
A randomised controlled trial of anti-androgen treatment for transgender women. Jeffrey Zajac Medicine and Radiology
A randomised controlled trial of transdermal versus intramuscular testosterone therapy in transgender males Jeffrey Zajac Medicine and Radiology
A simple method to improve stem cell transplant therapy Dr James Ryall Physiology
A study of the extracellular vesicles in glioblastoma tissue. Laura Vella
Stanley Stylli
Medicine and Radiology
Academic Unit for Psychiatry of Old Age (AUPOA) Psychiatry
Accelerated Gene Identification Program (Gene Discovery) Professor David Amor Paediatrics
Acid-sensitivity in auditory neurons Dr Karina Needham Surgery
Acquired epilepsy in Alzheimer’s disease Patrick Kwan
Professor Patrick Kwan
Medicine and Radiology
Acquired epilepsy in Alzheimer’s disease Patrick Medicine and Radiology
Acute Spinal Therapeutics Peter
Medicine and Radiology
Adolescent2Emerging Adult Development Study Sarah Whittle
Julian Simmons
Psychiatry
Advanced Limb Reconstruction Professor Peter Choong
Surgery
Advanced MRI in multiple sclerosis Scott Kolbe
Medicine and Radiology
Alcohol and striatal adaptation Andrew Lawrence
Leigh Walker
Medicine and Radiology
Allen laboratory: Central cardiovascular regulation Professor Andrew Allen
Physiology
Altered functional and phenotypic characteristics following treatment of age-related macular degeneration Ben J. Gu Medicine and Radiology
Alzheimer’s diseases modelling with human cerebral organoids Alice Pebay
Surgery
An ultrasensitive assay to detect aggrecan degradation products in patient fluids Professor Amanda Fosang Paediatrics
Analysing visual field data in macular disease Dr Andrew Anderson Optometry and Vision Sciences
Angiotensin and chemoreceptor function Professor Andrew Allen Physiology
Anxiety and neurodegeneration in preclinical Alzheimer’s Disease Cassandra Medicine and Radiology
Application of stem cell-derived neurons to the deaf cochlea Dr Bryony Nayagam Audiology and Speech Pathology
Applications of Nanopore sequencing Dr Mike Clark Anatomy and Neuroscience
ARC Training Centre in Cognitive Computing for Medical Technologies Mark Medicine and Radiology
ARCADIA: Nutraceutical and Lifestyle Medicine Mental Health Research Group Professor Jerome Sarris
Psychiatry
Arterial grafting for coronary artery revascularisation Colin Royse
Surgery
Arthritis Research Group Professor Amanda Fosang
Professor Amanda Fosang
Paediatrics
Assessing novel compounds for diagnostic retinal imaging
Association between Serum Levels of Vitamin D and the Risk of Post-Stroke Tissa Wijeratne Medicine and Radiology
Attention Dynamics Lab A/Prof Katherine Johnson
Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences
Auditory deficits in autism Associate Professor Gary Rance Audiology and Speech Pathology
Auditory Neuroscience Unit Dr Bryony Nayagam
Audiology and Speech Pathology
Austin Health Research Psychiatry
Autism Research Team Professor Katrina Williams
Paediatrics
Autologous stem cell therapies in Australia Associate Professor Megan Munsie Anatomy and Neuroscience
Barrett laboratory: Neural plasticity and neurotrophins Associate Professor Graham Barrett
Physiology
Barriers to early epilepsy diagnosis and the impact of diagnostic delay Anne McIntosh
Piero Perucca
Medicine and Radiology
Bilateral and Binaural Hearing Karyn Galvin
Audiology and Speech Pathology
Bioenergetics in the optic nerve Peter van Wijngaarden Surgery
Biomarkers for brain concussion Dr Sandy Shultz Medicine and Radiology
Biomarkers for sports concussion Sandy Shultz
Medicine and Radiology
Biomarkers in younger onset neurocognitive disorders Dennis Velakoulis
Mark Walterfang
Psychiatry
Biomedical Engineering for Cochlear Implants Dr Carrie Newbold
Surgery
Biomedical Neuroscience
Biophenotypes for Personalised Psychiatry Bernhard Baune
Psychiatry
Black Saturday Post-Traumatic Roadshow Associate Professer Louise Harms Social Work
Blood Atlas: Understanding cell state and differentiation using genomics data from blood cells Professor Christine Wells Anatomy and Neuroscience
Body Image and Eating Disorders Professor David Castle
Psychiatry
Bornstein laboratory: Enteric neuroscience Professor Joel C Bornstein
Physiology
Brain cells in a dish: strategies for novel therapeutics in the CDKL5 disorder Dr Nicole Van Bergen
Professor John Christodoulou
Paediatrics
Brain networks processing respiratory sensations Associate Professor Stuart Mazzone Anatomy and Neuroscience
Brain Tumour Biology and Therapies Professor Andrew H. Kaye
Surgery
Brock laboratory: Autonomic and sensory neuroscience Associate Professor James Brock
Anatomy and Neuroscience
Building Early Attachment and Resiliance (BEAR) - an early intervention for parents and infants Professor Louise Newman
Psychiatry
Building the evidence base of Prevention and Recovery Care (PARC) services in Victoria, Australia Dr Lisa Brophy Centre for Mental Health
Bushfires, Social Connectedness and Mental Health Associate Professer Louise Harms Social Work
Can drug-like mimetics of BDNF promote remyelination after injury? Dr Junhua Xiao Anatomy and Neuroscience
Can machine learning improve the diagnostic prediction of imaging measures in dementia and epilepsy? Vijay Medicine and Radiology
Cappai laboratory: Neurodegeneration and Brain Injury Professor Roberto Cappai
Pharmacology and Therapeutics
Carers of People Living with Psychosis Professor Carol Harvey
Psychiatry
Cell state and cell fate: Systems biology approaches to understanding cell identity Professor Christine Wells Anatomy and Neuroscience
Cellular Reprogramming Group Dr Raymond Wong
Surgery
Centre for Women’s Mental Health Research Psychiatry
Centre of Research Excellence – Newborn Medicine Dr Alicia Spittle Physiotherapy
Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) biomarkers in patients with vasospasm secondary to subarachnoid haemorrhage Dr Alexios Adamides Surgery
Child and Adolescent Mental Health A/Professor Alessandra (Sandra) Radovini
Psychiatry
Children Alicia Spittle
Physiotherapy
Chromosome disorders Professor David Amor Paediatrics
Circulating microparticles in neurodegenerative diseases Ben J Gu
James S. Wiley
Medicine and Radiology
Clark laboratory: Transcriptomics and Neurogenetics Dr Mike Clark
Anatomy and Neuroscience
Clinical and Experimental Neuropsychology Laboratory Professor Stephen C Bowden
Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences
Clinical and Health Psychology Associate Professor Carol Hulbert
Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences
Clinical and Music Neuroscience Laboratory Professor Sarah Wilson
Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences
Clinical Epilepsy Epidemiology Assoc. Prof Wendyl D'Souza
Medicine and Radiology
Clinical Industry Research Allison McKendrick
Clinical Neuropsychiatry Professor Dennis Velakoulis
Psychiatry
Clinical Neurosciences Professor Mark Cook
Medicine and Radiology
Clinical Trials Research Centre, Centre for Eye Research Australia Associate Professor Lyndell Lim
Surgery
Clinical utility and cost-effectiveness of genomic sequencing for epilepsy Patrick Medicine and Radiology
Cocaine and amphetamine regulated transcript in alcohol seeking Andrew Medicine and Radiology
Cochlear implantation for children with single-sided deafness or very asymmetrical hearing loss Karyn Galvin Audiology and Speech Pathology
Cognitive and Neuropsychological Development Laboratory Associate Professor Robert Reeve
Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences
Cognitive Health Professor Cassandra Szoeke Medicine and Radiology
Cognitive impairment and its interference with Activities of Daily Living Julian Sacre Medicine and Radiology
Movement Disorders and Cognitive monitoring in MS Dr Anneke van der Walt Medicine and Radiology
Cognitive Neuroimaging Laboratory Associate Professor Rob Hester
Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences
Cognitive Neuroscience Laboratory Dr Jason Forte
Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences
Cognitive Psychology and Behavioural Neuroscience
Communication and Swallowing in Dementia Adam Vogel Audiology and Speech Pathology
Community Study of the Genetics of Autism Spectrum Disorder Professor Ingrid Scheffer Medicine and Radiology
Comparing oculomotor decision-making models for halting inappropriate actions Dr Andrew Anderson Optometry and Vision Sciences
Computational Cognitive Science Lab A/Prof Amy Perfors
Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences
Contemplating stem cells in society Dr Claire Tanner Anatomy and Neuroscience
Context-induced relapse to alcohol-seeking after voluntary abstinence Andrew Lawrence
Erin Campbell
Medicine and Radiology
Control of prosthetic limbs from decoded brain signals Dr Dean Freestone Medicine and Radiology
Control of prosthetic limbs from decoded brain signals Dr Dean Freestone Medicine and Radiology
CORe Unit (Clinical Outcomes Research Unit) Assoc. Prof Tomas Kalincik
Medicine and Radiology
Cortical visual neuroscience
Crack laboratory: Neuropharmacology Associate Professor Peter Crack
Pharmacology and Therapeutics
Welcome to the Centre for Research Excellence in Total Joint Replacement - OPUS Dale Baum
Surgery Research
CREMSI: NHMRC Centre of Research Excellence in Mental Health Systems Improvement Professor Jane Gunn General Practice
Crouch laboratory: Neurodegenerative disease Dr Peter Crouch
Pharmacology and Therapeutics
Cytoprotection Pharmacology Research Professor Greg Dusting
Surgery
Decision science in Affective Learning and Emotional Conditions Laboratory Dr Nicholas van Dam
Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences
Dating Violence, help-seeking and Technology in Australia Assoc Prof Lena Sanci General Practice
De Iongh laboratory: Ocular development laboratory Associate Professor Robb de Iongh
Anatomy and Neuroscience
Decision Neuroscience Laboratory Dr Stefan Bode
Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences
Dental morphology Dr Varsha Pilbrow Anatomy and Neuroscience
Depression and Anxiety Neuroscience Associate Professor Ben Harrison
Psychiatry
Designing new optogenetic tools for biomedical research Danny Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Detection of somatic mutations in sporadic epilepsies Professor Sam Berkovic Medicine and Radiology
Determining predictors of post-partum relapse in women with MS Dr Vilija Jokubaitis Medicine and Radiology
Developing iPad home-monitoring platforms for multiple sclerosis assessment
Developing novel ocular biomarkers for drug testing and neurodegenerative disease of the CNS Optometry and Vision Sciences
Development and characterisation of an animal model of neurological heterotopic ossification Rhys Brady Medicine and Radiology
Development of a Minimally Invasive Chronic Neural Interface Dr Nicholas Opie and Dr Thomas Oxley Medicine and Radiology
Development of a low cost, point-of-care diagnostic platform Patrick Medicine and Radiology
Development of open source tools for vision research
Development of regenerative therapy for photoreceptor losses using cellular reprogramming technology Raymond Wong Surgery
Development of scaffolds for restoration of myotendous junctions A/Prof Robert Kapsa Medicine and Radiology
Development of Scaffolds for Restoration of Myotendous Junctions Associate Professor Robert Kapsa Medicine and Radiology
Developmental Stuttering Elaina Kefalianos Audiology and Speech Pathology
Diagnosis and management of Auditory Processing Disorder Dani Tomlin Audiology and Speech Pathology
Diagnosis, Management and Outcomes of Depression in the Primary Care Setting (The Diamond 10-year Cohort Study) Professor Jane Gunn General Practice
Diet induced obesity: is it an addiction? Andrew Lawrence Medicine and Radiology
Directed Differentiation of stem cells to cochlear phenotypes Dr Bryony Nayagam 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
Disease mechanisms in a novel mouse model of progressive myoclonus epilepsy Snezana Maljevic
Steven Petrou
Medicine and Radiology
Disease modelling Dr Bryony Nayagam Audiology and Speech Pathology
Disentangling the predictors of depressive symptomatology in multiple sclerosis Tomas Kalincik
Charles Malpas
Medicine and Radiology
Doctors in Secondary Schools Assoc Prof Lena Sanci General Practice
Does stress contribute to epilepsy? Nigel Jones
Medicine and Radiology
Does sugar really affect cognition? Nigel Jones
Medicine and Radiology
Driving to Health: A mental health app for taxi drivers Dr Sandra Davidson General Practice
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 detection of cognitive decline and disease Stephen Campbell
Cassandra Szoeke
Medicine and Radiology
EEG/ MEG network measures as a biomarker in pre-surgical planning for epilepsy patients Dr Alan Lai
Dr Andre Peterson
Medicine and Radiology
EEG/MEG network measures as a biomarker in pre-surgical planning for epilepsy patients Dr Andre Peterson Medicine and Radiology
Effective strength training for walking in neurological rehabilitation Associate Professor Jennifer McGinley Physiotherapy
Effective suicide prevention campaign material for young people: A randomised controlled trial Professor Jane Pirkis Centre for Mental Health
Effects of Drugs on Cognition-Related Brain Wave Signals in the Rat Dr Chris French Medicine and Radiology
Effects of Drugs on Cognition-Related Brain Wave Signals in the Rat Chris French
Medicine and Radiology
Electrophysiological Properties of Human Brain Neuronal Tissue Dr Chris French Medicine and Radiology
Employment and Vocational Occupation Professor Carol Harvey
Psychiatry
Engaging young people in early psychosis mental health services Assoc. Prof Bridget Hamilton Nursing
Environmental determinants of disability accumulation in Multiple Sclerosis Dr Vilija Jokubaitis Medicine and Radiology
Epilepsy and Neuropharmacology Professor Terence O'Brien
Medicine and Radiology
Epilepsy and Precision Medicine Professor Patrick Kwan
Medicine and Radiology
Epilepsy in twins: the importance of genetic factors Professor Sam Berkovic Medicine and Radiology
Epilepsy Research Centre Professor Sam Berkovic
Medicine and Radiology
Epileptic Encephalopathies: Finding the cause Professor Ingrid Scheffer Medicine and Radiology
Epileptic Seizure Forecasting Dean Medicine and Radiology
Epileptic Seizure Forecasting Dr Dean Freestone Medicine and Radiology
Evaluating health outcomes of transgender children and adolescents Ken Pang
Michelle Tollit
Paediatrics
Evaluating health outcomes of transgender children and adolescents Ken Pang
Michelle Tollit
Psychiatry
Evaluating sodium selenate as a new therapy to prevent post-stroke epilepsy and associated neurological impairments. Pablo Casillas-Espinosa
Medicine and Radiology
Evaluation of vascular, glial and functional deficits in diabetic eye disease Optometry and Vision Sciences
Evaluation of Victorian Safewards trial Associate Professor Bridget Hamilton Nursing
Examination of brain structure in schizophrenia subgroups stratified by hallucination types Vanessa Cropley
Tamsyn Van Rheenen
Psychiatry
Examining brain structure in first-episode mania Tamsyn Van Rheenen
Vanessa Cropley
Psychiatry
Examining modifiable risk factors for bipolar disorder: focus on cigarette smoking and the brain Vanessa Cropley
Tamsyn Van Rheenen
Psychiatry
Examining neuropsychological trajectories using data collected from a longitudinal study Alex Gorelik
Cassandra Szoeke
Medicine and Radiology
Exploring data from ENROLL-HD - an international observational study in Huntington’s disease Anita Goh
Anita Goh
Psychiatry
Exploring the needs, attitudes, barriers and enablers in the general population, in people at increased risk of dementia and in health care professionals (other than General Practitions to take up, adhere and promote dementia risk reduction behaviour Nicola Lautenschlager Medicine and Radiology
Express ambulatory point-of-care molecular diagnosis Professor Patrick Kwan Medicine and Radiology
EXTEND-IA TNK Associate Professor Bruce Campbell Medicine and Radiology
Eye Movement Laboratory Associate Professor Larry Abel
Optometry and Vision Sciences
Eye movements in neurodegenerative disease Associate Professor Larry Abel Optometry and Vision Sciences
Factors affecting anxiety disorders in adolescence: social isolation, exercise, and neurogenesis Jee Hyun Kim
Christina Perry
Medicine and Radiology
Factors that accelerate photoreceptor death: The role of purines Professor Erica Fletcher Anatomy and Neuroscience
Family Study of the Genetics of Autism Spectrum Disorder Professor Ingrid Scheffer Medicine and Radiology
Finding a cure for a devastating form of epilepsy Christopher Reid
Steven Petrou
Medicine and Radiology
First Aid Training for Parents of Teenagers - a Randomized Controlled Trial (TPOT Study) Julie-Anne Fischer
Professor Anthony Jorm
Centre for Mental Health
Fletcher laboratory: Visual neuroscience Professor Erica Fletcher
Anatomy and Neuroscience
Fragile X syndrome Professor David Amor Paediatrics
Frameworks for Health Professor David Castle
Psychiatry
Functional studies of sodium channel mutations contributing to severe childhood epilepsy Geza Berecki
Steven Petrou
Medicine and Radiology
Functional assessment of individual photoreceptors in the human eye Associate Professor Andrew Metha Optometry and Vision Sciences
Functional characterisation of a novel gene linked to autism spectrum disorder A/Professor Paul Lockhart
Dr Kiymet Bozaoglu
Paediatrics
Functional characterization of epilepsy-causing mutations Snezana Maljevic Medicine and Radiology
Functional microcircuitry of the primary Visual Cortex Optometry and Vision Sciences
Functional Neurological Disorders Professor Richard Kanaan
Psychiatry
Functional neuroscience of the retina/visual pathway Optometry and Vision Sciences
Functions of Emotions in Everyday Life (FEEL) Research Lab Dr Peter Koval
Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences
Furness laboratory: Digestive physiology and nutrition Professor John Furness
Anatomy and Neuroscience
Gamma oscillations in genetic mouse models of schizophrenia Matt Hudson
Nigel Jones
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
Gene signatures of the ‘lymphaticome’ Dr Ramin Shayan
Dr Tara Karnezis
Surgery
Gene-Environment Neuropsychiatry (GENe) Dr Chad Bousman
Psychiatry
General Practitioners' perceptions of paediatric care Assoc Prof Lena Sanci General Practice
Genes, Brain and Behaviour Laboratory Dr Patrick Goodbourn
Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences
Genetics of speech and language Angela Morgan Audiology and Speech Pathology
Genomics of adverse response to antiepileptic drugs Professor Patrick Kwan Medicine and Radiology
Genotype-Phenotype Correlations in Multiple Sclerosis Dr Vilija Jokubaitis Medicine and Radiology
Getting back on track after the unexpected happens: decision making in predictable and unpredictable environments Dr Andrew Anderson Optometry and Vision Sciences
Glaucoma Research Laboratory Jonathan Crowston
Surgery
Glial cells as a source of progenitor cells in degenerative disease Professor Erica Fletcher Anatomy and Neuroscience
Global and Cultural Mental Health Associate Professor Harry Minas
Centre for Mental Health
Glucagon secretion in Type 1 diabetes A/Prof. Tony Verberne Medicine and Radiology
Gooley laboratory: Structural biology of disease Associate Professor Paul Gooley
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Griffin laboratory: Functional and mis-functional protein-protein interactions Dr Michael Griffin
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Growth factors and peptide mimetics Dr Susan Northfield Pharmacology and Therapeutics
Gunnersen laboratory: Neuron development and plasticity Dr Jenny Gunnersen
Anatomy and Neuroscience
Hatters laboratory: Protein misfolding and proteostasis in neurodegenerative diseases Associate Professor Danny Hatters
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Health and Lifestyle Questionnaire Tessa Cutler Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics Research
Health outcomes in children conceived using Assisted Reproduction Technologies Professor David Amor Paediatrics
Healthy Ageing Program Professor Cassandra Szoeke
Medicine and Radiology
Healthy Lifestyles Professor David Castle
Psychiatry
Hearing loss and acidosis in the cochlea Dr Karina Needham Surgery
Hearing Neurosciences Dr Karina Needham
Surgery
Hearing protection in surgery Dr Hayden Eastwood
Prof Stephen O’Leary
Surgery
Hearing Regeneration and Protection Professor Stephen O'Leary
Heart health in people with long-term mental health problems Associate Professor Bridget Hamilton Nursing
High Dose Vitamin D and Post-Stroke Outcomes: A Randomized Controlled Trial Tissa Wijeratne Medicine and Radiology
Honorary Appointments’ Research Projects Surgery
How BDNF signalling controls myelination? Dr Simon Murray Anatomy and Neuroscience
How do Anti-Epileptic Drugs Work? Dr Chris French Medicine and Radiology
How does aging affect traumatic brain injury pathology and outcomes? Sandy Shultz Medicine and Radiology
How does GM-CSF prevent brain damage after traumatic injury? Dr Jenny Gunnersen
Dr Sandy Shultz
Anatomy and Neuroscience
How sensory signals are detected: Structure function relationships in peripheral sensory nerve terminals Associate Professor James Brock Anatomy and Neuroscience
Hoyer laboratory: Translational neuroscience Professor Daniel Hoyer
Pharmacology and Therapeutics
Hughes laboratory: Drug design Associate Professor Tony Hughes
Pharmacology and Therapeutics
Human brain networks processing respiratory sensations Associate Professor Stuart Mazzone Anatomy and Neuroscience
Human leukocyte antigens (HLA) and its association with skin rashes and drug induced hepatitis: The role of pharmacogenetics to predict anti-epileptic drug side-effect Professor Patrick Kwan Medicine and Radiology
Hypothalamic modulation of basal sympathetic activity Professor Andrew Allen Physiology
I-DECIDE: Trial of an online healthy relationship tool and safety decision aid for women experiencing domestic violence Professor Kelsey Hegarty General Practice
Identification and Management of Hearing Disorders Gary Rance
Audiology and Speech Pathology
Identification and Management of Vestibular Disorders Jessica Vitkovic
Audiology and Speech Pathology
Identifying germline and somatic mutations that cause brain malformations and epilepsy Michael Medicine and Radiology
Identifying novel cartilage proteins with new functions Professor Amanda Fosang Paediatrics
Imaging Professor Cassandra Szoeke Medicine and Radiology
Imaging Retinal Cells Human Unit Associate Professor Andrew Metha
Optometry and Vision Sciences
Immune self-reactivity triggered by carbamazepine-modified HLA-peptide repertoire Professor Patrick Kwan Medicine and Radiology
Impact of childhood growth patterns & latent cardiovascular risk factors on the microcirculation in adult life Optometry and Vision Sciences
Impact of pregnancy on long-term outcomes in women with multiple sclerosis Dr Vilija Jokubaitis Medicine and Radiology
Impact of pregnancy on long-term outcomes in women with multiple sclerosis – assessment of mechanism Dr Vilija Jokubaitis Medicine and Radiology
Improving bladder health after spinal cord injury Associate Professor James Brock Anatomy and Neuroscience
Improving clinical tests for diagnosis and management of vision loss (imaging and perimetry)
Improving delivery of RNA therapeutics Dr Ken Pang Paediatrics
Improving mobility after traumatic brain injury with ballistic strength training Associate Professor Jennifer McGinley Physiotherapy
Improving recovery of injured visceral nerves and their spinal control centres Professor Janet Keast Anatomy and Neuroscience
Strong Futures - Improving the understanding and treatment of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder among incarcerated Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women Centre for Mental Health
In vitro brain tumour model – studying epileptic seizure development and sensitivity to anti-cancer therapy Chris French
Rod Luwor
Medicine and Radiology
In vitro brain tumour model – studying epileptic seizure development and sensitivity to anti-cancer therapy Dr Chris French Medicine and Radiology
In vivo physiological characterisation of Parkinson’s disease
Incidence, prevalence and risk factors for autism. What can we learn from databases and existing administrative data? Dr Tamara May Paediatrics
INDIGO Study: physical activity and goal-setting intervention for sedentary older adults at risk of cognitive decline Professor Nicola Lautenschlager (Melbourne Site)
Psychiatry
Infant Discrimination and Early Acquisition of Language – the IDEAL study Associate Professor Gary Rance Audiology and Speech Pathology
Inflammatory markers and cognitive function in schizophrenia Vanessa Cropley
Tamsyn Van Rheenen
Psychiatry
Innate immunity and neural injury Associate Professor Peter Crack Pharmacology and Therapeutics
Integrated Mental Health Dr Victoria Palmer
General Practice
Integrative Neurophysiology A/Prof Tony Verberne
Medicine and Radiology
Inter-relationship of stated diet adherence and biometric/physical activity trajectories in multiple sclerosis Steve Simpson, Jr.
Tracey Weiland
Medicine and Radiology
Inter-relationship of stated diet adherence and depression and quality of life in multiple sclerosis Steve Simpson, Jr. Medicine and Radiology
Inter-relationship of stated diet adherence and relapse, disability, and fatigue in multiple sclerosis Steve Simpson, Jr. Medicine and Radiology
Investigating Alcohol-Related Dementia Andrew Lawrence
Christina Perry
Medicine and Radiology
Investigating microglia as effectors of supragranular cortical thinning in first-episode psychosis Vanessa Cropley
Tamsyn Van Rheenen
Psychiatry
Investigating the benefits of bilateral cochlear implants for children and young adults and developing evidence-based clinical management practices Karyn Galvin Audiology and Speech Pathology
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 role of intracranial pressure in glaucoma Optometry and Vision Sciences
Investigating whether mild traumatic brain injuries cause neurodegenerative disease Sandy Shultz
Medicine and Radiology
Is the “shed” form of Sez-6 proteins responsible for their synapse-promoting effects? Dr Jenny Gunnersen
Dr Kathryn Munro
Anatomy and Neuroscience
Ivanusic laboratory: Pain and sensory mechanisms Dr Jason Ivanusic
Anatomy and Neuroscience
Jones Laboratory: Epilepsy and Behaviour Associate Professor Nigel Jones
Medicine and Radiology
Keast & Osborne laboratory: Neural development, injury and pain Professor Janet Keast & Dr Peregrine Osborne
Anatomy and Neuroscience
Kilpatrick laboratory: Neuroimmunology of Multiple Sclerosis Professor Trevor Kilpatrick
Anatomy and Neuroscience
Knowledge, Information & Learning Laboratory A/Prof Daniel R Little
Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences
Latent inhibition during adolescence Jee Hyun Kim
Medicine and Radiology
LEAP MS Study A/Prof Tracey Weiland Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Learning and Teaching Laboratory Optometry and Vision Sciences
Life-span Development Laboratory Associate Professor Jeanette Lawrence
Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences
Lifestyle and Prevention Professor Cassandra Szoeke Medicine and Radiology
Link-Me Professor Jane Gunn General Practice Research
Link-me: A randomised controlled trial of a systematic model of stepped mental health care in general practice Professor Jane Gunn General Practice Research
Linking brain activity to behaviour: neural oscillations and cognition Nigel Jones
Medicine and Radiology
Live cell imaging of neural crest cell migration along the developing gut Professor Heather Young
Professor Heather Young
Anatomy and Neuroscience
Living an active life with Parkinson’s disease Associate Professor Jennifer McGinley Physiotherapy
Long-term outcome of newly diagnosed epilepsy Professor Patrick Kwan Medicine and Radiology
Long-term Prognosis of Antiepilpetic Drug Therapy in People with Newly Diagnosed and Treated Epilepsy Patrick Medicine and Radiology
Longitudinal investigation of neurovascular dysregulation and capillary angiopathy in young people with diabetes Associate Professor Andrew Metha Optometry and Vision Sciences
Longitudinal predictors & characteristics of diet engagement in multiple sclerosis Steve Simpson, Jr.
Tracey Weiland
Medicine and Radiology
Longitudinal predictors & characteristics of OMS engagement in multiple sclerosis Steve Simpson, Jr.
Tracey Weiland
Medicine and Radiology
Longitudinal predictors of cognitive performance in bipolar disorder Tamsyn Van Rheenen
Psychiatry
Longitudinal trajectories of medication use and relationship with clinical features in multiple sclerosis Steve Simpson, Jr.
Tracey Weiland
Medicine and Radiology
Longitudinal trajectories of smoking, alcohol and other health behaviours and relationship with clinical features in multiple sclerosis Steve Simpson, Jr.
Tracey Weiland
Medicine and Radiology
Longitudinal trajectory of medical comorbidities & relationship with clinical outcomes Steve Simpson, Jr.
Tracey Weiland
Medicine and Radiology
Lynch laboratory: Basic and clinical myology Professor Gordon Lynch
Physiology
Macular Research Unit Professor Robyn Guymer
Surgery
Management and prognosis of first seizure and newly diagnosed epilepsy Patrick Medicine and Radiology
Mapping the distribution of angiotensin receptors in the brain Professor Andrew Allen Physiology
Mapping the process of care in spinal cord injury: a substudy of the ICED trial Dr Peter Batchelor
Dr Peter Batchelor
Medicine and Radiology
Mapping the proteome vulnerable to unfolding and aggregation under proteostasis stress Danny Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Mature and developing synaptic transmission between defined classes of enteric neurons Dr Jaime Foong
Physiology
Mazzone laboratory: Respiratory Sensory Neuroscience Associate Professor Stuart Mazzone
Anatomy and Neuroscience Research
Measuring whole brain activity during behaviour Lucy Palmer
Medicine and Radiology
Mechanisms and treatment of noise induced hearing loss Dr Hayden Eastwood
Prof Stephen O’Leary
Surgery
Mechanisms of anxiety risk across development and sex Sarah Whittle
Psychiatry
Mechanisms of epileptogenesis and drug resistance Professor Patrick Kwan Medicine and Radiology
Mechanisms of growth factor signalling Dr Simon Murray Anatomy and Neuroscience
Mechanisms of voltage-gated sodium channel inhibition by phrixotoxin Geza Berecki
Steven Petrou
Medicine and Radiology
Medical devices development Professor Patrick Kwan Medicine and Radiology
Melbourne Clinic Research Psychiatry
Melbourne Genomics Health Alliance Congenital Deafness Flagship Professor David Amor Paediatrics
Melbourne Neuropsychiatry Centre Research Psychiatry
Social Networks Laboratory (MELNET) Professor Garry Robins
Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences
Men's Health Professor John Hopper Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics Research
Mental Health Professor Cassandra Szoeke Medicine and Radiology
Mental Health Associate Professor Bridget Hamilton
Nursing
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
Meta-cognition training in older adults with subjective cognitive decline Alex Bahar-Fuchs
Nicola Lautenschlager
Psychiatry
Methodological quality and evidence synthesis in cognitive interventions for the prevention of dementia in older adults Alex Bahar-Fuchs
Amit Lampit
Psychiatry
Mice resistant to collagen degradation teach us about skeletal development and arthritis Professor Amanda Fosang Paediatrics
Mindful Research Psychiatry
Mindfulness, cognitive processes and coping in chronic illness: insights from a study of joint replacement surgery Peter Surgery
Mitochondria and Neurodegeneration Group Associate Professor Ian A Trounce Surgery
Modelling Epilepsy and Epilepsy Drug Effects–Computational Neuroscience Project Dr Chris French Medicine and Radiology
Modelling sensory neuron-epithelial interactions Associate Professor Stuart Mazzone Anatomy and Neuroscience
Modulation of intestinal inflammation through nerve stimulation Dr Martin Stebbing Anatomy and Neuroscience
Molecular Epilepsy Dr Kim Powell
Medicine and Radiology
Molecular mechanisms that contribute to bone marrow pain Dr Jason Ivanusic Anatomy and Neuroscience
Mood and Anxiety Disorders Laboratory Dr Litza Kiropoulos
Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences
Moral Psychology Laboratory Dr Simon Laham
Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences
Motor Control and Rehabilitation Professor Mary Galea
Medicine and Radiology
Motor trajectories of children born <30 weeks’ gestation from birth to 5 years: early predictors and functional outcome Dr Alicia Spittle Physiotherapy
MS and Comorbidities Team Anneke
Medicine and Radiology
MS Biology, Genomics and Prognostics Group Dr Vilija Jokubaitis
Medicine and Radiology
Multi-modal interrogation of the brain using functionalised carbon micro-yarns Dr Nick Apollo
Prof Mark Cook
Medicine and Radiology
Multimorbidity in Ageing Professor Cassandra Szoeke Medicine and Radiology
Multiphoton imaging of induced pluripotent stem cell-derived brainoids Snezana Maljevic
Timothy Karle
Medicine and Radiology
Multiple Sclerosis and Neuroimmunology Clinical Research Group Professor Helmut Butzkueven
Medicine and Radiology
Multiple sclerosis: Evaluation of treatment strategies A/Prof Tomas Kalincik Medicine and Radiology
Multiple sclerosis: Long-term disability outcomes A/Prof Tomas Kalincik Medicine and Radiology
Multiple sclerosis: Personalised therapy A/Prof Tomas Kalincik Medicine and Radiology
Multiple sclerosis: Phenotypic characterisation A/Prof Tomas Kalincik Medicine and Radiology
Murdoch Children’s Research Institute Genetics of Neurodisability Professor David Amor
Professor David Amor
Paediatrics
Murray & Xiao laboratory: Neurotrophin and myelin Dr Simon Murray & Dr Junhua Xiao
Anatomy and Neuroscience
Muscarinic Receptor Deficits in Schizophrenia Richard Kanaan
Psychiatry
Musculoskeletal and Bone Health Professor Cassandra Szoeke Medicine and Radiology
National Taskforce for Mental Health System Development Vietnam  Associate Professor Harry Minas Centre for Mental Health
National Vision Research Institute Professor Michael Ibbotson
Optometry and Vision Sciences
Negotiation and Interactive Behaviour Laboratory Professor Philip L Smith
Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences
Nerve pathways responding to and controlling inflammation in the intestine Dr Martin Stebbing Anatomy and Neuroscience
Nerve transfers for restoration of upper limb function in tetraplegia Dr Arthur Hsueh Centre for Health Policy
Neural basis of childhood speech and language disorders Angela Morgan Audiology and Speech Pathology
Neural Dynamics Laboratory Dr Chris French
Medicine and Radiology
Neural Engineering and Brain Dynamics Dr Dean Freestone & Dr Andre Peterson
Medicine and Radiology
Neural Mechanisms of Attention Optometry and Vision Sciences
Neural modelling of epileptic dynamics Dr Andre Peterson Medicine and Radiology
Neural modelling of epileptic dynamics Dr Andre Peterson Medicine and Radiology
Neurocognitive Disorders Laboratory Professor Sarah Wilson
Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences
Neurodevelopmental Genomics Research Professor John Christodoulou
Professor John Christodoulou
Paediatrics
Neuroepidemiology A/Prof Tracey Weiland Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Neuroimaging Professor Patricia Desmond
Medicine and Radiology
Neuroimaging in schizophrenia-spectrum disorders Vanessa Cropley
Christos Pantelis
Psychiatry
Neurologic bases of hearing impairment Associate Professor Gary Rance Audiology and Speech Pathology
Neurological rehabilitation Jenny McGinley
Physiotherapy
Neurological soft signs and neurodevelopment in schizophrenia and their unaffected first-degree relatives Vanessa Cropley
Andrew Zalesky
Psychiatry
Neuropathological MRI: informing in-vivo brain imaging with ultra-high resolution MRI and histology Scott Kolbe
Medicine and Radiology
Neuropharmacological strategies for disease modification and prevention of the development of epilepsy. Pablo Casillas-Espinosa
Terence O'Brien
Medicine and Radiology
Neuroregeneration Associate Professor Alice Pebày
Surgery
Neuroscience & Mental Health
Neuroscience & Psychiatry
Neuroscience of Speech Adam Vogel
Audiology and Speech Pathology
Neurotrauma and Stroke Dr Carli L Roulston
Medicine and Radiology
Neurotrophins - how do they influence neural firing and ion channels? Dr Karina Needham Surgery
Novel drugs and receptors for targeting neural control of digestive system functtion Dr Rachel McQuade Anatomy and Neuroscience
Novel technique to determine the pKA of clonidine at prejunctional α2-adrenoceptors in sympathetic transmission Professor James Angus Pharmacology and Therapeutics
Ocular Biomarker Laboratory Dr Christine Nguyen
Ocular Biomarkers, Bioenergetics and Angiogenesis Research Group Dr Peter van Wijngaarden
Surgery
Ocular Genetics Professor Paul N Baird
Surgery
Ocular motor control mechanisms
Ocular Physiology Laboratory Associate Professor Bang Bui
Optometry and Vision Sciences
Olfactory-focused cognitive training Alex Bahar-Fuchs
Nicola Lautenschlager
Psychiatry
Ophthalmic Epidemiology Group Professor Mingguang He
Surgery
Optical assessment of neuronal networks' function Timothy Karle
Steven Petrou
Medicine and Radiology
Optimising the Capability of the Allied Health Workforce within Cancer Prehabilitation Professor Lynette Joubert Social Work
Optological Laboratory Dr Andrew J Anderson
Optometry and Vision Sciences
Oxidative stress and neural injury Associate Professor Peter Crack Pharmacology and Therapeutics
Pacemaker channels and brain excitability Christopher
Medicine and Radiology
Pain management using ultrasound-guided local anaesthetic techniques Dr Jason Ivanusic Anatomy and Neuroscience Research
Parallel Pathways in Vision Optometry and Vision Sciences
Parker Laboratory: Structural biology and computational drug design Professor Michael Parker
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
PARTY (Prevention Access Risk Taking in Young People) Assoc Prof Lena Sanci General Practice
Patient reported outcomes: getting the timing right Chris Schilling Centre for Health Policy
Patient voices: An analysis of patients’ information-based priorities and needs Associate Professor Megan Munsie Anatomy and Neuroscience
Perception and Pharmacology Laboratory A/Prof Olivia Carter
Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences
Personalised Clinical Trials in Psychiatry Bernhard Baune
Psychiatry
Personalised surgical rehearsal with virtual reality simulation to improve efficiency in the operating theatre Dr Sudanthi Wijewickrema
Prof Stephen O’Leary
Surgery
Personality Processes Laboratory Dr Luke D Smillie
Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences
Petrovski Laboratory: Computational Genomics Dr Slavé Petrovski
Medicine and Radiology
Pharmacogenomic studies in Multiple Sclerosis Dr Vilija Jokubaitis Medicine and Radiology
Phase 4 Evaluation of the Victorian Mental Health Interprofessional Leadership Network Nursing
Physical Appearance Research Team (PART) Scott Griffiths
Isabel Krug
Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences
Pilbrow laboratory: Physical (biological) anthropology Dr Varsha Pilbrow
Anatomy and Neuroscience
Plasma biomarkers for epileptogenesis and epileptic seizures Idrish Ali
Pablo Casillas
Medicine and Radiology
Population Mental Health Associate Professor Nicola Reavley
Centre for Mental Health
Postoperative Quality of Recovery Colin Royse
Surgery
Posttraumatic Nightmares Dr Andrea Phelps
Psychiatry
Potential of cell therapy to treat Hirschsprung’s disease Professor Heather Young
Dr Lincon Stamp
Anatomy and Neuroscience
Practice Research Program in Health and Mental Health Professor Lynette Joubert
Social Work
Prediction of long-term disease outcomes in people with Multiple Sclerosis or Clinically Isolated Syndromes Dr Vilija G. Jokubaitis Medicine and Radiology
Predictors and mechanisms of cutaneous adverse drug reactions: a multi-omic approach Patrick Medicine and Radiology
Prevention and Recovery Care Services (PARCS) Evaluation Associate Professor Bridget Hamilton Nursing
Prognostic biomarker and therapeutic target discovery in stroke Dr Jonathon Mangum Pharmacology and Therapeutics
Program Theory & Logic and the Monitoring & Evaluation Framework for Independent Mental Health Advocacy Service Associate Professor Bridget Hamilton Nursing
Proliferation of enteric neuron precursors Professor Heather Young
Professor Heather Young
Anatomy and Neuroscience
Promoting an improved patient experience in gynaecological cancer care Professor Lynette Joubert Social Work
Promoting Independence though quality dementia care at home (the PITCH project). Anita Goh
Briony Dow
Psychiatry
Prospective relationship of diet and relapse, disability &amp; fatigue in multiple sclerosis Steve Simpson, Jr.
Tracey Weiland
Medicine and Radiology
Prospective relationship of mastery &amp; depression and quality of life in multiple sclerosis Steve Simpson, Jr.
Tracey Weiland
Medicine and Radiology
Prospective relationship of mastery &amp; relapse, disability and fatigue in multiple sclerosis Steve Simpson, Jr.
Tracey Weiland
Medicine and Radiology
Prospective relationship of physical activity/BMI and relapse, disability, and fatigue in multiple sclerosis Steve Simpson, Jr.
Tracey Weiland
Medicine and Radiology
PROSPER: PRevalence Of unwanted Sexual contact: Pursuing Early Recognition Dr Laura Tarzia General Practice
Proteomic profiles of psychotic symptom severity Dr Chad Bousman Psychiatry
Psychiatric Biomarker and Pharmacogenomics Bernhard Baune
Psychiatry
Psychological distress associated with gastrointestinal symptoms in patients with anorexia nervosa Simon Knowles
Lara McCartney
Psychiatry
Psychosis & Developmental Neuropsychiatry Professor Christos Pantelis
Psychiatry
Psychosis and Sczhophrenia Professor David Castle
Psychiatry
Psychosocial Research Group Professor Carol Harvey
Psychiatry
Pupillary Indicators of Fatigue Associate Professor Larry Abel Optometry and Vision Sciences
Quality of Life Professor Cassandra Szoeke Medicine and Radiology
RAndomised trial to imProve the quality of lIfe of people with Dementia (RAPID) rofessor Nicola Lautenschlager (Melbourne Site)
Psychiatry
Real time recovery monitoring after surgery Colin Royse
Doa El-Ansary
Surgery
Rebooting the brain after stroke with electrical stimulation to promote functional recovery Dr Carli L Roulston Medicine and Radiology
Reconceptualising and supporting disaster recovery as growth Professor Louise Harms Social Work
Reducing the dementia risk of people with depression and cognitive impairment in residential aged care Anita Goh
Eleanor Curran
Psychiatry
Reduction of Seclusion and Restraint in Mental Health Care Associate Professor Bridget Hamilton Nursing
Refining the comprehensive geriatric assessment Kwang Lim Medicine and Radiology
Regulation of invadopodium function and involvement in cancer cell invasion Dr Stanley Stylli Surgery
Relationship of mastery trajectory and change in health behaviours in multiple sclerosis Steve Simpson, Jr.
Tracey Weiland
Medicine and Radiology
Relaxin family peptide hormones Associate Professor Tony Hughes Pharmacology and Therapeutics
Retinal imaging to enhance understanding of visual neurophysiology in health and disease
Retinal structure and function in ageing and disease Dr Michael Pianta Optometry and Vision Sciences
Retinal Structure and Function Laboratory Dr Michael Pianta
Optometry and Vision Sciences
Rett Syndrome and related genes Dr Nicole van Bergen Paediatrics
Ripple Professor Carol Harvey
Psychiatry
Risk genes for neuropsychiatric disorders Dr Mike Clark Anatomy and Neuroscience
Risk identification and Risk Assessment Framework Professor Kelsey Hegarty General Practice
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
Role of long noncoding RNAs in neurological disorders Dr Mike Clark Anatomy and Neuroscience
Rouiller laboratory: Understanding how molecular machines function through cryo-electron microscopy Isabelle
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Saccadic Eye Movements Associate Professor Larry Abel Optometry and Vision Sciences
Safe Mothers, Safe Babies - Promoting safety and early parenting in high-risk relationships Professor Louise Newman
Psychiatry
Safety and feasibility trial of immediate cooling followed by early decompression in patients with cervical SCI; a substudy of the ICED trial Dr Peter Batchelor Medicine and Radiology
Satellite imaging technology to detect the early signs of glaucoma and Alzheimer’s disease in the retina Peter van Wijngaarden Surgery
Saunders laboratory: Developmental neuroscience and neurotrauma Professor Norman Saunders
Pharmacology and Therapeutics
Saving Brain and Changing Practice in Stroke Professor Stephen Davis Medicine and Radiology
Screening for Prevalence of Illicit Toxins in the emergency department: Mapping pathways to care Associate Professor Marie Gerdtz Nursing
Search early diagnosis biomarkers for Alzheimer’s disease Ben J Gu Medicine and Radiology
Self-help for Depression and Diabetes-related Distress in People With Type 2 Diabetes (SpringboarD) Professor Jane Gunn General Practice
Semple Laboratory: Developmental Neurotrauma Dr Bridgette Semple
Medicine and Radiology
Sexual Abuse and Family Violence: SAFE Professor Kelsey Hegarty
General Practice
Simultaneous physical and cognitive exercise in older adults Amit Lampit
Nicola Lautenschlager
Psychiatry
Single pulse electrical stimulation for epilepsy monitoring and tuning of DBS therapy Dr Dean Freestone Medicine and Radiology
Single pulse electrical stimulation for epilepsy monitoring and tuning of DBS therapy Dr Dean Freestone Medicine and Radiology
Single Session Family Consultation Professor Carol Harvey
Psychiatry
Skeletal morphology Dr Varsha Pilbrow Anatomy and Neuroscience
Sleep Laboratory Dr Christian L Nicholas
A/Prof Amy Jordan
Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences
Social Action Laboratory Professor Yoshihisa Kashima
Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences
Social Affective Neurodevelopment (SAND) Associate Professor Sarah Whittle
Psychiatry
Social connectedness and health Professor Jodie McVernon Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Sodium Channels in Epilepsy Chris French Medicine and Radiology
Speech and swallowing in Movement Disorders Adam Vogel Audiology and Speech Pathology
Speech as a marker of brain function Adam Vogel Audiology and Speech Pathology
Speech biometrics in Multiple Sclerosis Adam Vogel
Anneke van der Walt
Medicine and Radiology
Spotlight Project A/Prof Katherine Johnson Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences
St Vincent's Mental Health Research Psychiatry
Stroke Associate Professor Peter Crack Pharmacology and Therapeutics
Stroke assessment with Diffusion Kurtosis Imaging (DKI) Vijay Venkatraman Medicine and Radiology
Stroke Biomarker Study; Role of Infections and Ischemic Stroke Tissa Wijeratne Medicine and Radiology
Stroke Imaging and Treatment Associate Professor Bruce Campbell
Medicine and Radiology
Stroke Research Group Professor Stephen Davis
Medicine and Radiology
Structural biology of proteins involved in mental illnesses Prof Michael Parker Medicine and Radiology
Structural Neurobiology Michael Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Subcortical Disorders Laboratory Dr Jacqueline Anderson
Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences
Sudden Unexpected Death in Epilepsy (SUDEP) Associate Professor Doug Crompton Medicine and Radiology
Investigating molecular and physiological determinants of Sudden Unexplained Death in Epilepsy in acquired and genetic animal models of epilepsy Dr Kim Powell Medicine and Radiology
Summer Internship Associate Professor Adam Vogel Audiology and Speech Pathology
Survey of High Impact Psychosis (SHIP) Professor Carol Harvey
Psychiatry
Systems Neuropsychiatry Associate Professor Andrew Zalesky
Psychiatry
Targeting Astrogliosis to promote recovery after stroke Dr Carli L Roulston Medicine and Radiology
TBI, Neurodegenerative Disease, and Proteinopathies Dr Sandy Shultz Medicine and Radiology
Test-retest and practice effects in common cognitive measures in older adults with and without cognitive impairment Alex Bahar-Fuchs Medicine and Radiology
The amyloidogenic protease inhibitor Cystatin C in health and disease Jose Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
The central amygdala endogenous opioid system in salt appetite Andrew Lawrence Medicine and Radiology
The Collaborative AuTism Study (CATS) Ingrid
Medicine and Radiology
The CORE Study Dr Victoria Palmer General Practice
The effect of anxiety on cardiovascular risk in healthy ageing women Alicia Goodwill Medicine and Radiology
The effect of epilepsy on bone Rhys Brady Medicine and Radiology
The effect of intraocular pressure on retinal ganglion cell function Dr Andrew Anderson Optometry and Vision Sciences
The effect of polytrauma on TBI outcomes, and identifying novel treatment strategies Dr Sandy Shultz Medicine and Radiology
The emotional and social burden of caring for a young child with complex health needs Professor Louise Harms Social Work
The Enteric Neural Circuitry Activated During Bacterial-toxin Induced Diarrhoea Dr Jaime Foong Physiology
The feasibility of smart-phones in the early detection of cerebral palsy Dr Alicia Spittle Physiotherapy
The gastrointestinal complications of Parkinson's Disease Dr Shanti Diwakarla Anatomy and Neuroscience
The GDNF family, peripheral nerve regeneration and pain Professor Janet Keast Anatomy and Neuroscience
The HOLISM Study Professor George Jelinek Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics
The human microbiome in gut, oral and mental health Julian G Simmons
Psychiatry
The impact of classroom environment on auditory comprehension and academic progress Associate Professor Gary Rance Audiology and Speech Pathology
The influence of neurotrophin signalling upon the generation of myelin Dr Simon Murray Anatomy and Neuroscience
The link between cardiovascular disease and neurodegeneration – focus on Alzheimer’s disease Associate Professor Christine Wright Pharmacology and Therapeutics
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 modulation of sensory perception by the prefrontal cortex Lucy Palmer Medicine and Radiology
The neural basis of learning Lucy Palmer Medicine and Radiology
The Neuropsychiatry of Androgen Deprivation Professor Richard Kanaan
Psychiatry
The Psychosocial Health and Wellbeing Research (emPoWeR) Unit Dr Michelle Peate
Obstetrics and Gynaecology
The role of an aggrecan 32mer fragment in developing osteoarthritis Professor Amanda Fosang Paediatrics
The Role of enteric neurons in gastrointestinal symptoms associated with Autism Spectrum disorders Dr Elisa Hill-Yardin Physiology
The role of fixational eye movements in spatial vision Dr Andrew Anderson Optometry and Vision Sciences
The role of glia in inner retinal changes during retinal degeneration Professor Erica Fletcher Anatomy and Neuroscience
The role of glial cells in retinal vascular disease Professor Erica Fletcher Anatomy and Neuroscience
The role of invadopodia in glioma invasion and response to therapeutics Dr Stanley Stylli Surgery
The role of microglia in age-related macular degeneration Professor Erica Fletcher Anatomy and Neuroscience
The role of NMDA NR2B signalling in fear memory erasure in juvenile rats Jee Hyun Kim Medicine and Radiology
The role of the ubiquitin proteasome system in schizophrenia Professor Ian Everall Psychiatry
The Stand Up & Go Study: Physical activity and sitting time reduction program for older community members Professor Nicola Lautenschlager (Melbourne Site)
Psychiatry
The Stemformatics Stem Cell Atlas Professor Christine Wells Anatomy and Neuroscience
The Target-D Trial Professor Jane Gunn General Practice
The taxonomy of enteroendocrine cells and their innervation Professor John B Furness Anatomy and Neuroscience
The unique features of visceral pain Professor Janet Keast Anatomy and Neuroscience
The Vascular Bionics Laboratory Dr Nicholas Opie and Dr Thomas Oxley
Medicine and Radiology
The WELL MS study A/Prof Tracey Weiland Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Therapeutic Innovations in Affective Disorders Professor Chee Ng
Psychiatry
Therapeutic potential of skeletal muscle plasticity and slow muscle programming for muscular dystrophy Professor Gordon Lynch Physiology
Time in Brain and Behaviour Laboratory Dr. Hinze Hogendoorn
Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences
Towards a patient-specific examination of epileptogenesis Prof Mark Cook Medicine and Radiology
Towards a patient-specific examination of epileptogenesis Dr Andre Peterson Medicine and Radiology
Trans Medical Research Fund - Improving Transgender Health Ada Medicine and Radiology
Transcriptional profiling of sensory neurons Associate Professor Stuart Mazzone Anatomy and Neuroscience
Translational Traumatic Brain Injury Laboratory Dr Sandy Schultz
Medicine and Radiology
Transoesophageal echoardiography in cardiac surgery Colin Royse
Surgery
Trauma Anxiety and Stress (TAS) Lab Professor Kim Felmingham
Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences
Trauma Recovery and Resilience Research Program Lou Harms
Social Work
Trauma Research Group Professor David Forbes
Psychiatry
Traumatic brain injury Associate Professor Peter Crack Pharmacology and Therapeutics
Traumatic Injury Research Associate Professor Meaghan O'Donnell
Psychiatry
Treatment Gap in People with Newly Diagnosed Epilepsy in Australia Patrick Kwan Medicine and Radiology
Trying to stop Sudden Unexpected Death in EPilepsy (SUDEP) Christopher Reid Medicine and Radiology
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
UDP - Victoria Professor John Christodoulou Paediatrics
Ultrasound Education Group Professor Colin Royse
Professor Alistair Royse
Surgery
Uncovering the role of extracellular vesicles in Frontotemporal Dementia Laura Vella
Medicine and Radiology
Understanding how membrane-less organelles form with optogenetic tools Danny Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Understanding how the ATPase p97 functions at molecular level Isabelle Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Understanding neuro-urothelial communication Professor Janet Keast Anatomy and Neuroscience
Understanding neurotransmitter system dysfunction in schizophrenia Andrea Medicine and Radiology
Understanding progressive vision loss in the eye disease glaucoma Dr Andrew Anderson Optometry and Vision Sciences
Understanding rab39b-mediated parkinson's disease A/Professor Paul Lockhart
Dr Kiymet Bozaoglu
Paediatrics
Understanding the aetiology of hypertension Professor Andrew Allen Physiology
Understanding the cellular cues that direct muscle stem cell specification Professor Gordon Lynch Physiology
Understanding the molecular basis of myelin repair Dr Junhua Xiao Anatomy and Neuroscience
Understanding the outcomes, including their language, participation and quality of life, of children with autism Prof Katrina Williams Paediatrics
Understanding the role of angiotensin in the rostral ventrolateral medulla Professor Andrew Allen Physiology
Understanding the role of blood pressure, vascular autoregulation in ageing and glaucoma Optometry and Vision Sciences
Undestanding trajectories and biological underpinnings of children with autism who lose skills Veronica Rose Paediatrics
Use of Connexin43 peptides as a treatment for glioma Dr Stanley Stylli Surgery
Using lipidomics and proteomics to find biomarkers that predict progression of multiple sclerosis Professor George Jelinek Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Using MRI to examine the human auditory brainstem Dr Bryony Nayagam Audiology and Speech Pathology
Using our novel model of glaucoma to understand if ganglion cells can recover from injury Optometry and Vision Sciences
Using systematic reviews to understand prognosis, diagnosis and effective interventions for children with neurodevelopmental difference and disability Dr Kristine Egberts Paediatrics
Using the eye as a window into Alzheimer’s disease
Validation of a rapid neurological assessment of spinal cord injury (SPEED): a substudy of the ICED trial Dr Peter Batchelor
Dr Peter Batchelor
Medicine and Radiology
Validation of diet engagement against dietary intake in multiple sclerosis Steve Medicine and Radiology
Vascular Health Professor Cassandra Szoeke Medicine and Radiology
VCCC Palliative Medicine Research Group Professor Jennifer Philip
Medicine and Radiology
Veteran and Military Mental Health Professor David Forbes
Psychiatry
Viral tracing to identify central projections and pathways for sensory neurons that innervate bone Dr Jason Ivanusic Anatomy and Neuroscience
Virtual reality and surgery Dr Sudanthi Wijewickrema
Prof Stephen O’Leary
Surgery
Virtual Reality Surgery Simulation Professor Stephen O'Leary
Surgery
Vision and Attention Laboratory Professor Philip L Smith
Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences
Vision in migraine
Visual and Cognitive Neuroscience Laboratory Professor Trichur Vidyasagar (Sagar)
Optometry and Vision Sciences
Visual Attention, Reading & Dyslexia Optometry and Vision Sciences
Visual Cognition Laboratory Dr Piers Douglas Howe
Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences
Visual Functions Laboratory Professor Algis J Vingrys
Optometry and Vision Sciences
Wearable devices for non-invasive, ambulatory seizure monitoring and prediction Patrick Medicine and Radiology
Web-based preventive care intervention for preterm infants and their families – e-prem trial Dr Alicia Spittle Physiotherapy
What is the function of Sez6L2 in the forebrain? Dr Jenny Gunnersen
Dr Kathryn Munro
Anatomy and Neuroscience
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
Wireless electroretinography and visual evoked potentials for central nervous system drug testing
WITH: Women’s Input to a Trauma-informed systems model of care in Health settings Professor Kelsey Hegarty General Practice
Women's Healthy Ageing Project Professor Cassandra Szoeke Medicine and Radiology
Young laboratory: Development of the enteric nervous system Professor Heather Young
Anatomy and Neuroscience