The LongSTEPPP Project

Research Opportunity
PhD students
Department / Centre
Paediatrics
Location
Royal Children’s Hospital/Murdoch Childrens Research Institute
Primary Supervisor Email Number Webpage
Prof Sonia Grover sonia.grover@rch.org.au Personal web page
Co-supervisor Email Number Webpage
Prof Andrew Chanen andrew.chanen@orygen.org.au
Dr Courtney Munro courtney.munro@mcri.edu.au

Summary We are recruiting for a PhD student with a background in psychology or a related discipline to undertake research into mental health trajectories in young people with period, pelvic pain and endometriosis.

Project Details

LongSTEPPP stands for the Longitudinal Study of Teenagers with Endometriosis, Period and Pelvic Pain in Australia and is a 5-year study starting in 2022. We are trying to find out how to best care for young people experiencing period or pelvic pain and endometriosis.

We are recruiting for a PhD student with a background in psychology or a related discipline to undertake research into mental health trajectories in young people with period, pelvic pain and endometriosis. In particular looking at depression, anxiety and personality traits.



Faculty Research Themes

Child Health

School Research Themes

Child Health in Medicine



Research Opportunities

PhD students
Students who are interested in joining this project will need to consider their elegibility as well as other requirements before contacting the supervisor of this research

Graduate Research application

Honours application

Key Contact

For further information about this research, please contact a supervisor.

Department / Centre

Paediatrics

Research Node

Royal Children’s Hospital/Murdoch Childrens Research Institute

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