OUR PEOPLE

Team leader

Professor Michael Kassiou
Professor Michael Kassiou is the Convenor of the Medical Imaging & Radiation Sciences Research Group within the Faculty of Health Sciences and Head of the Drug Discovery Research Unit at the Brain and Mind Research Institute, University of Sydney.

Researchers

Dr Aurelie Boucher
PostDoc Fellow
Evaluating novel treatments for depressive illness

Research assistants

Kata Popovic

Research associates

Sam Banister
Postdoctoral Research Associate

Shane Wilkinson
Postdoctoral Fellow in Medicinal Chemistry (within the School of Chemistry)

Melissa Baron
Postdoctoral Research Associate

PhD students

Iman Moussa
(through the School of Chemistry, Faculty of Sciences)
Research Topic: Chemistry and biology of the Sigma receptors

Taliesha Paine
(through the School of Chemistry, Faculty of Sciences)
Research Topic: Chemistry and biology of the nicotinic receptors

Alana Scarf
(through the School of Pharmacology, Faculty of Medicine)
Research topic: Pharmacology of the translocator protein

Corinee Beinat
(through the School of Chemistry, Faculty of Science)

William Jorgensen
(through the School of Chemistry, Faculty of Science)

John Doan
(through the School of Chemistry, Faculty of Science

Raphy Hanani
(through the School of Chemistry, Faculty of Science

Sook Wern Chau
(through the Brain & Mind Research Institute)

Saundra VAN PREHN
(through the Brain & Mind Research Institute)