NHMRC Fellowships commencing in 2013

Faculty of Health Sciences

Researcher Fellowship School Project Total funding
Dr Trudy Rebbeck Early Career Fellowships (Australia) Physiotherapy Assisting recovery in neck pain, whiplash and headache. $149,782

Sydney Medical School

Research Fellowship School Project Total funding
Dr Swee Aw Established Career Fellowships  Northern Clinical School 6 th Year - Uncoupled Research Fellowship $118,157
Dr Linda Bendall Established Career Fellowships  Western Clinical School Improving Treatment for Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia $590,785
Dr Patrick Bertolino Established Career Fellowships  Central Clinical School 6 th Year - Uncoupled Research Fellowship $118,157
Mrs Emily Callander Early Career Fellowships (Australia) School of Public Health Ill health and long term living standards $299,564
Dr David Chapman Early Career Fellowships (Overseas) Central Clinical School Understanding steroid-resistance in severe asthma $307,468
Prof MacDonald Christie Established Career Fellowships  School of Medical Sciences Developing novel neuroreceptor and channel therapies for pain and addiction $808,375
Dr Sandra Cooper Career Development Fellowships Children's Hospital Westmead Clinical School Dysferlin coordinates membrane repair for skeletal and cardiac injury $439,920
A/Pr Maria Craig Established Career Fellowships  Children's Hospital Westmead Clinical School Childhood diabetes: translating evidence into practice $444,014
Dr Gregory Fox Early Career Fellowships (Overseas) Central Clinical School The global impacts of drug resistant tuberculosis $401,188
A/Pr Beric Henderson Established Career Fellowships  Western Clinical School 6 th Year - Uncoupled Research Fellowship $118,157
Prof Ian Hickie Established Career Fellowships  School of Medical Sciences Testing and delivering early interventions for young people with depression $883,375
Dr Daniel Johnstone Early Career Fellowships (Australia) School of Medical Sciences Testing safe and simple treatments for preventing brain and eye disease $299,564
Dr Gulam Khandaker Early Career Fellowships (Australia) Children's Hospital Westmead Clinical School Causes and consequences of acute encephalitis in children $251,695
Ms Samantha Lain Early Career Fellowships (Australia) Northern Clinical School Infant thyroid hormone levels and long-term child educational outcomes $149,782
Mr Monkol Lek Early Career Fellowships (Overseas) Children's Hospital Westmead Clinical School Improving the genetic diagnosis of neuromuscular disorders $338,836
Prof David Little Established Career Fellowships  Children's Hospital Westmead Clinical School Practitioner Fellowship $380,583
A/Pr Barend Marais Career Development Fellowships Children's Hospital Westmead Clinical School Tuberculosis transmission and drug resistance in Australia and the Asian Pacific region $278,407
Dr Caroline Medi Early Career Fellowships (Australia) Central Clinical School Gene carriers in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy $359,564
Dr Rachael Morton Early Career Fellowships (Overseas) School of Public Health The impact of socio-economic status on the management and progression of chronic kidney disease $337,324
A/Pr David Peiris Early Career Fellowships (Australia) The George Institute of International Health Multi-faceted e-health interventions for primary health care $359,564
Dr Isuru Ranasinghe Early Career Fellowships (Overseas) Concord Clinical School Performance and Delivery of Cardiovascular Health Services $389,860
A/Pr Amanda Sainsbury-Salis Established Career Fellowships  Sydney Medical School Improving weight loss outcomes $590,785
Prof Richard Scolyer Established Career Fellowships  Central Clinical School Molecular determinants of progression and treatment response in melanoma $444,014
Prof Stephanie Watson Career Development Fellowships Central Clinical School Novel therapies to treat blinding corneal disease $159,090

Faculty of Pharmacy

Researcher Fellowship School Project Total funding
Dr Qi Zhou Early Career Fellowships (Australia) Pharmacy Inhaled antibiotic aerosols for treatment of respiratory infections $299,564

Faculty of Science

Researcher Fellowship School Project Total funding
Dr Aaron McGrath Early Career Fellowships (Overseas) School of Molecular Biosciences Determining the Molecular Basis of Tumour Cell Multidrug Resistance: Structural and Functional Analysis of Breast Cancer Resistance Protein $325,396
Dr Stefan Oehlers Early Career Fellowships (Overseas) School of Molecular Biosciences Mycobacterial control of the establishment and outcome of infection $311,956