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Summer Research Scholarships

Medicine and Health and Health Sciences scholarships
Summer research projects are offered during semester break and give you the opportunity to gain valuable experience in health and medical research. Search summer research projects by research area.

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CCS3 (pdf, 48KB) Understanding cannabis use and the potential for medical cannabis programs in patients with opioid dependence. Primary Supervisor: Prof Nick Lintzeris

CHW1 (pdf, 47KB) Scoping review of published evidence on how young people use online information for sexual development and health education. Primary Supervisor: Prof Rachel Skinner

CHW2 (pdf, 31KB) A clinical trial of an app to improve transition to adult care in adolescents with chronic illness. Primary Supervisor: Prof Katharine Steinbeck

CHW11 (pdf, 47KB) Examining implementation science in adolescent health - a systematic review of the literature. Primary Supervisor: Dr Sharon Medlow

CMRI5 (pdf, 29KB) Role of RNA binding proteins in cancer cell immortality. Primary Supervisor: Dr Alexander Sobinoff

FHS1 (pdf, 47KB) Prognosis of patients with vertebral compression fracture: A systematic review with meta-analysis. Primary Supervisor: Dr Anita Barros Carlos de Amorim

SOMS2 (pdf, 31KB) Validating a digital automated cognition test for pre-clinical dementia decline monitoring and diagnosis. Primary Supervisor: Prof Micheal  Valenzuela

SPS3 (pdf, 30KB) Pharmacists’ attitudes of an expanded de-prescribing role in collaboration with medical practitioners. Primary Supervisor: Prof Timothy Chen

SPS4 (pdf, 60KB) Review of National Responsible Use of Medicines Policies: a focus on the roles and potential roles of pharmacists. Primary Supervisor: Prof Timothy  Chen

SPS8 (pdf, 57KB) The quality of medication management guidance provided to caregivers at hospital discharge. Primary Supervisor: Dr Danijela Gnjidic

SPH10 (pdf, 46KB) What is the effect of exercise on muscle mass in people aged 60 years and older?- a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials. Primary Supervisor: A/Prof Anne Tiedemann

WIMR6 (pdf, 44KB) Identifying CKD-specific therapeutic pathways for reducing CKD-related cardiovascular events in vitro. Primary Supervisor: A/Prof Natasha Rogers

CENT4 (pdf, 42KB) Platelet control of mycobacterial infection. Primary Supervisor: Dr Stefan Oehlers

CENT5 (pdf, 28KB) Development of an Intron Retention database. Primary Supervisor: Dr Ulf Schmitz

CMRI3 (pdf, 28KB) Understanding the role of Mixl1 in determining cell fates in human pluripotent cells. Primary Supervisor: Dr Pierre Osteil

CMRI4 (pdf, 48KB) Multi-omic analysis of large-scale cancer cell line data. Primary Supervisor: Dr Rebecca Poulos

NEP1 (pdf, 27KB) 3D reconstruction of cerebral arteriovenous malformation for intraoperative neuronavigation. Primary Supervisor: A/Prof Behzad Eftekhar

NCS2 (pdf, 30KB) Improving clinical genomic diagnosis using Machine Learning, multi-omics and other algorithmic optimisation techniques. Primary Supervisor: Prof Leslie Burnett

SMS12 (pdf, 55KB) Towards a novel genome-wide association study for cardiovascular disease risk. Primary Supervisor: A/Prof David Sullivan

SPH14 (pdf, 60KB) A novel approach for biomechanical gait analysis, among people with Huntington Disease (HD). Primary Supervisor: Prof Clement Loy

WCS5 (pdf, 42KB) The application of pathogen genomics in local and regional outbreaks. Primary Supervisor: Dr Verlaine Timms

WIMR3 (pdf, 29KB) Extracting meaningful information about disease from state-of-the-art single-cell assays. Primary Supervisor: Dr Ellis Patrick

CHW7 (pdf, 44KB) Designing paediatric orthopaedic implants. Primary Supervisor: Dr Tegan Cheng

CHW13 (pdf, 30KB) Curating the World’s Knowledge of Skeletal Dysplasias. Primary Supervisor: Prof Andreas Zankl

WIMR6 (pdf, 44KB) Identifying CKD-specific therapeutic pathways for reducing CKD-related cardiovascular events in vitro. Primary Supervisor: A/Prof Natasha Rogers

CCS2 (pdf, 45KB) Design and Calibration of X-Ray CT Imaging. Primary Supervisor: Dr Owen Dillon

CCS8 (pdf, 49KB) Machine-learning-based MRI for the precise treatment of cancers with radiotherapy. Primary Supervisor: Dr David Waddington

CCS9 (pdf, 29KB) Could liquid biopsy reliably support clinical decision-making in advanced cancer? Primary Supervisor: A/Prof Bing Yu

CCS12 (pdf, 29KB) How can we improve chemotherapies to cure cancer? Primary Supervisor: A/Prof Carl Feng

CENT2 (pdf, 45KB) Understanding the role of CTCF genetic deletion in aggressive endometrial cancer. Primary Supervisor: Dr Charles Bailey

CENT6 (pdf, 29KB) Exploring RNA modification to identify new genes that cause cancer. Primary Supervisor: Dr Justin Wong

CMRI1 (pdf, 30KB) Telomere deprotection and cancer. Primary Supervisor: Dr Anthony Cesare

CMRI2 (pdf, 30KB) The DNA Replication Stress Response. Primary Supervisor: Dr Tony Cesare

CMRI4 (pdf, 48KB) Multi-omic analysis of large-scale cancer cell line data. Primary Supervisor: Dr Rebecca Poulos

CMRI5 (pdf, 29KB) Role of RNA binding proteins in cancer cell immortality. Primary Supervisor: Dr Alexander Sobinoff

CON1 (pdf, 30KB) Improving Quality of Life of Cancer Survivors through multidisciplinary team approach – Sydney Survivorship Clinic. Primary Supervisor: Prof Janette Vardy

FHS10 (pdf, 45KB) A novel approach for professional development: Harnessing electronic health data to personalise online training for early career doctors. Primary Supervisor: Dr Anna Janssen

NCS6 (pdf, 28KB) Immune cell biomarkers for bowel cancer. Primary Supervisor: Prof Mark Molloy

NCS8 (pdf, 29KB) The Cancer Clock is Ticking: Circadian Rhythms and Tumour Hypoxia.  Primary Supervisor: Dr Kristina Cook

NEP2 (pdf, 27KB) Are males who ride bicycles at risk of developing testicular cancer? Primary Supervisor: Prof Guy Eslick   

SMS9 (pdf, 49KB) Benefits and harms of annual CT or PET/CT surveillance strategies in asymptomatic Stage III melanoma patients. Primary Supervisor: Dr Mbathio Dieng

SOMS4 (pdf, 30KB) Predictive immune signature analysis for clinical application. Primary Supervisor: Dr Helen McGuire

SPH4 (pdf, 30KB) Attitudes and experiences of younger women (<25) no longer invited for cervical screening under the National Cervical Screening Program in Australia. Primary Supervisor: Dr Rachael Dodd

SPS6 (pdf, 61KB) Peptide PEGylation for the optimal prostate cancer treatment outcome. Primary Supervisor: Dr Hien Duong

SPS14 (pdf, 29KB) Screening drug candidates for Uveal Melanoma. Primary Supervisor: Dr Fanfan Zhou

WCS3 (pdf, 29KB) Prioritisation of Quality Indicators for use in the multidisciplinary management of colorectal cancer. Primary Supervisor: Dr Purnima Sundaresan

CCS13 (pdf, 30KB) Novel materials and surface coatings to prevent thrombosis and biofouling of medical devices. Primary Supervisor: Dr Anna Waterhouse

CCS5 (pdf, 47KB) Patient Connected Imaging: Adapting a robotic C-arm Cone Beam CT system for clearer, safer and faster medical imaging. Primary Supervisor: Dr Tess Reynolds

CENT3 (pdf, 28KB) The Undiagnosed Genetic Heart Disease Program. Primary Supervisor: A/Prof Jodie Ingles

NCS3 (pdf, 28KB) FXYD1 Phosphorylation VS Glutathionylation. Primary Supervisor: Prof Gemma Figtree

NCS7 (pdf, 29KB) Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Advanced Electrocardiography for detecting subclinical heart disease. Primary Supervisor: Prof Martin Ugander  

SMS12 (pdf, 55KB) Towards a novel genome-wide association study for cardiovascular disease risk. Primary Supervisor: A/Prof David Sullivan

SPH6 (pdf, 25KB) Blood pressure targets – how low do patients want to go? A systematic review of patient preferences for increasing treatment burden to achieve small changes in long term risks. Primary Supervisor: Dr Martin Howell

SPH7 (pdf, 75KB) Enhancing the quality of end of life care: Improving clinician/patient and family communication. Primary Supervisor: Prof Don Nutbeam

WCS4 (pdf, 77KB) Developing new mass spectrometry-based assay for hereditary transthyretin amyloidosis. Primary Supervisor: Dr Mark Taylor

CHW2 (pdf, 31KB) A clinical trial of an app to improve transition to adult care in adolescents with chronic illness. Primary Supervisor: Prof Katharine Steinbeck

NCS1 (pdf, 23KB) Spinal cord changes during chronic pain. Primary Supervisor: Dr Karin Aubrey

SMS2 (pdf, 101KB) WELCOM Trial - WEight Loss and Change in Osteoarthritis bio-Markers and long-term clinical outcomes in postmenopausal women with obesity. Primary Supervisor: Dr Xingzhong Jin

SMS10 (pdf, 58KB) Relationship between socioeconomic status and diabetic retinopathy in Australia. Primary Supervisor: Prof Alicia Jenkins

SNS2 (pdf, 31KB) Using audit to explore the impact of a local policy change on the diagnosis of lower leg ulcer aetiology and access to optimal treatment for people on the community nursing caseload in Sydney Local Health District. Primary Supervisor: Dr Sue Randall

SPS1 (pdf, 47KB) Benchmarking a new patient-reported experience measure (PREM): consumer’s perceptions of service quality of Australian community pharmacies. Primary Supervisor: Dr Stephen Carter

WCS4 (pdf, 77KB) Developing new mass spectrometry-based assay for hereditary transthyretin amyloidosis. Primary Supervisor: Dr Mark Taylor

WIMR4 (pdf, 36KB) What triggers kidney cyst formation in autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease? Primary Supervisor: A/Prof Gopi Rangan

NCS4 (pdf, 29KB) Forming Clinical Diagnostic Criteria for Lichen Planus. Primary Supervisor: A/Prof Gayle Fischer

FHS10 (pdf, 45KB) A novel approach for professional development: Harnessing electronic health data to personalise online training for early career doctors. Primary Supervisor: Dr Anna Janssen

SPH15 (pdf, 27KB) What is the relationship between research and teaching in Universities? A systematic review and meta-analysis. Primary Supervisor: Prof Clement Loy

SPS7 (pdf, 79KB) Is Mental Health First Aid en route to becoming a pre-requisite for health practitioners? Primary Supervisor: Dr Sarira El-Den

SPS12 (pdf, 41KB) Does competency-based teaching produce a competent pharmacist? Primary Supervisor: Dr Rebecca Roubin

NCS5 (pdf, 46KB) A new therapy for weight loss before pregnancy: Can preconception GLP-1 therapy reduce the adverse foetal programming effects of maternal obesity and gestational diabetes in mice? Primary Supervisor: Dr Sarah Glastras

SMS10 (pdf, 58KB) Relationship between socioeconomic status and diabetic retinopathy in Australia. Primary Supervisor: Prof Alicia Jenkins

SMS11 (pdf, 46KB) MicroRNA Profiles of Metformin Exposure during Pregnancy. Primary Supervisor: Dr Mugdha Joglekar

SMS13 (pdf, 71KB) Analysing miRNA-mRNA interactions in human insulin-producing cells for Diabetes. Primary Supervisor: Dr Wilson Wong

SOMS5 (pdf, 27KB) Stem Cell treatments for type 1 diabetes. Primary Supervisor: Prof Peter Thorn

SOMS6 (pdf, 28KB) Understanding how pancreatic beta cells control insulin secretion. Primary Supervisor: Prof Peter Thorn

WIMR2 (pdf, 38KB) Diet and human islet transplants. Primary Supervisor: Prof Jenny Gunton

WIMR5 (pdf, 43KB) The role of thrombospondin-1 and CD47 in diabetes and islet transplantation. Primary Supervisor: A/Prof Natasha Rogers

CHW8 (pdf, 31KB) Predisposing medical conditions for pneumococcal infections among Australians. Primary Supervisor: Dr Clayton Chiu

NCS4 (pdf, 29KB) Forming Clinical Diagnostic Criteria for Lichen Planus. Primary Supervisor: A/Prof Gayle Fischer

NCS9 (pdf, 51KB) The magic of SAGIC: understanding sleep and circadian rhythms and their impact on health. Primary Supervisor: Dr Kate Sutherland

NEP2 (pdf, 27KB) Are males who ride bicycles at risk of developing testicular cancer? Primary Supervisor: Prof Guy Eslick 

SMS7 (pdf, 47KB) Suicide and help seeking behaviours in Australia: a comparison study of urban and non-urban populations. Primary Supervisor: Dr Matthew Sunderland

SMS8 (pdf, 29KB) Exploring the landscape of clinical trials in biomedical reseach. Primary Supervisor: Prof Lisa Askie

SOMS2 (pdf, 31KB) Validating a digital automated cognition test for pre-clinical dementia decline monitoring and diagnosis. Primary Supervisor: Prof Micheal Valenzuela

SPH2 (pdf, 31KB) Analysis of Australians’ sun exposure and sun protection behaviours in the Melanoma Genomics Managing Your Risk Study. Primary Supervisor: A/Prof Anne Cust

SPS13 (pdf, 42KB) Drug poisoning in Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s disease. Primary Supervisor: Dr Edwin Tan

FHS7 (pdf, 29KB) Heading type and frequency during National Premier League youth football matches in Australia. Primary Supervisor: Dr Kerry Peek

FHS2 (pdf, 46KB) Improving food security in two remote NSW Aboriginal communities: Co-Designing the strategies in response to community identified strengths and needs. Primary Supervisor: Dr Josephine Gwynn

SMS6 (pdf, 47KB) Strong & Deadly Futures: a pilot study of a computerised school-based drug prevention program for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander high school students. Primary Supervisor: Dr Lexine  Stapinski

SPH3 (pdf, 46KB) The health and wellbeing of lesbian, bisexual and queer (LBQ) First Nations women: what do we know? Primary Supervisor: Dr Michelle Dickson

CCS1 (pdf, 28KB) Developing single-stranded DNA sequencing technologies using unique molecular barcoding. Primary Supervisor: Dr Zac Chatterton

CCS9 (pdf, 29KB) Could liquid biopsy reliably support clinical decision-making in advanced cancer? Primary Supervisor: A/Prof Bing Yu

CCS10 (pdf, 30KB) Analysis of the frontotemporal dementia - motor neuron disease gene TBK1. Primary Supervisor: Dr Carol Dobson-Stone

CENT1 (pdf, 47KB) Receptor identification of AAV capsids used in gene therapy. Primary Supervisor: Dr  Charles Bailey

CENT2 (pdf, 45KB) Understanding the role of CTCF genetic deletion in aggressive endometrial cancer. Primary Supervisor: Dr Charles Bailey

CENT3 (pdf, 28KB) The Undiagnosed Genetic Heart Disease Program. Primary Supervisor: A/Prof Jodie Ingles

CHW5 (pdf, 100KB) Sending a message: DNA as a communications tool. Primary Supervisor: Prof Stephen Alexander

NCS2 (pdf, 30KB) Improving clinical genomic diagnosis using Machine Learning, multi-omics and other algorithmic optimisation techniques.  Primary Supervisor: Prof Leslie Burnett

SMS11 (pdf, 46KB) MicroRNA Profiles of Metformin Exposure during Pregnancy. Primary Supervisor: Dr Mugdha Joglekar

SMS13 (pdf, 71KB) Analysing miRNA-mRNA interactions in human insulin-producing cells for Diabetes. Primary Supervisor: Dr Wilson Wong

SPH14 (pdf, 60KB) A novel approach for biomechanical gait analysis, among people with Huntington Disease (HD). Primary Supervisor: Prof Clement Loy

WIMR4 (pdf, 36KB) What triggers kidney cyst formation in autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease? Primary Supervisor: A/Prof Gopi Rangan

FHS8 (pdf, 46KB) Strategies to improve clinician involvement in research: a scoping review.  Primary Supervisor: Dr Marina Pinheiro

CCS2 (pdf, 45KB) Design and Calibration of X-Ray CT Imaging. Primary Supervisor: Dr Owen Dillon

CCS5 (pdf, 47KB) Patient Connected Imaging: Adapting a robotic C-arm Cone Beam CT system for clearer, safer and faster medical imaging. Primary Supervisor: Dr Tess Reynolds

CCS8 (pdf, 49KB) Machine-learning-based MRI for the precise treatment of cancers with radiotherapy. Primary Supervisor: Dr David Waddington

NCS7 (pdf, 29KB) Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Advanced Electrocardiography for detecting subclinical heart disease. Primary Supervisor: Prof Martin Ugander    

NEP1 (pdf, 27KB) 3D reconstruction of cerebral arteriovenous malformation for intraoperative neuronavigation. Primary Supervisor: A/Prof Behzad Eftekhar

SMS9 (pdf, 49KB) Benefits and harms of annual CT or PET/CT surveillance strategies in asymptomatic Stage III melanoma patients. Primary Supervisor: Dr Mbathio Dieng

WIMR3 (pdf, 29KB) Extracting meaningful information about disease from state-of-the-art single-cell assays. Primary Supervisor: Dr Ellis Patrick

CCS7 (pdf, 44KB) Does blood donation frequency influence the release of biological response modifiers from donated red cells during storage? Primary Supervisor: Dr Joanne Tan

CCS11 (pdf, 29KB) Neuronal inflammasome activation in Parkinson’s disease. Primary Supervisor: Dr Nicolas Dzamko

CCS12 (pdf, 29KB) How can we improve chemotherapies to cure cancer? Primary Supervisor: A/Prof Carl Feng

CENT4 (pdf, 42KB) Platelet control of mycobacterial infection. Primary Supervisor: Dr Stefan Oehlers

CHW10 (pdf, 31KB) Antibiotic allergies resulting in sub-optimal care provided in hospital to children with infections. Primary Supervisor: Dr Ameneh Khatami

CHW12 (pdf, 42KB) Respiratory syncytial virus infection in children: Does genotype influence severity of disease? Primary Supervisor: A/Prof Nicholas Wood

NCS6 (pdf, 28KB) Immune cell biomarkers for bowel cancer. Primary Supervisor: Prof Mark Molloy

SOMS4 (pdf, 30KB) Predictive immune signature analysis for clinical application. Primary Supervisor: Dr Helen McGuire

SOMS7 (pdf, 31KB) Inhibiting Inflammatory Bowel Disease. Primary Supervisor: Prof Paul Witting

SRH2 (pdf, 50KB) Patients' Perceptions of Healthcare-Acquired Infections in Rural Australia. Primary Supervisor: A/Prof Catherine Hawke

CCS3 (pdf, 48KB) Understanding cannabis use and the potential for medical cannabis programs in patients with opioid dependence.  Primary Supervisor: Prof Nick Lintzeris

CCS6 (pdf, 46KB) Cognitive dysfunction in neuro-otology patients. Primary Supervisor: Dr Sally Rosengren

FHS3 (pdf, 31KB) Mental health service users' perceptions of lived experience research resources: A qualitative evaluation. Primary Supervisor: Dr Anne Honey

FHS11 (pdf, 50KB) Are healthy weight young adults still negatively affected by weight bias? Primary Supervisor: A/Prof Helen O'Connor

SMS3 (pdf, 31KB) The Health4Life Initiative: Evaluation of a web-based healthy lifestyles intervention for Australian secondary school students. Primary Supervisor: Dr Katrina Champion

SMS5 (pdf, 131KB) Unravelling the link between trauma exposure and socially deviant behaviours among young people.  Primary Supervisor: Dr Katrina Prior

SMS7 (pdf, 47KB) Suicide and help seeking behaviours in Australia: a comparison study of urban and non-urban populations. Primary Supervisor: Dr Matthew Sunderland

SPS5 (pdf, 61KB) Cognitive Behavioural Therapy for Insomnia (CBT-I): Where on Earth is the Evidence Coming From? Primary Supervisor: Dr Janet Cheung

SPS7 (pdf, 79KB) Is Mental Health First Aid en route to becoming a pre-requisite for health practitioners? Primary Supervisor: Dr Sarira El-Den

SPS10 (pdf, 73KB) Pharmacist-led collaborative screening and referral for the early intervention of depression among older Australians in the community: training package development. Primary Supervisor: Dr Claire O'Reilly

WIMR1 (pdf, 109KB) Cognitive behavioural tHerapy for AMD PatientS (CHAMPS). Primary Supervisor: A/Prof Bamini Gopinath

WCS1 (pdf, 28KB) Tracking the parasitic worm, Angiostrongylus cantonensis, migration in the intermediate snail host. Primary Supervisor: Dr Rogan Lee

CCS1 (pdf, 28KB) Developing single-stranded DNA sequencing technologies using unique molecular barcoding. Primary Supervisor: Dr Zac Chatterton

CCS10 (pdf, 30KB) Analysis of the frontotemporal dementia - motor neuron disease gene TBK1. Primary Supervisor: Dr Carol Dobson-Stone

CENT5 (pdf, 28KB) Development of an Intron Retention database. Primary Supervisor: Dr Ulf Schmitz

CENT6 (pdf, 29KB) Exploring RNA modification to identify new genes that cause cancer. Primary Supervisor: Dr Justin Wong

CHW13 (pdf, 30KB) Curating the World’s Knowledge of Skeletal Dysplasias. Primary Supervisor: Prof Andreas Zankl

CMRI1 (pdf, 30KB) Telomere deprotection and cancer. Primary Supervisor: Dr Anthony Cesare

CMRI2 (pdf, 30KB) The DNA Replication Stress Response. Primary Supervisor: Dr Tony Cesare

DENT2 (pdf, 29KB) Explore the Role of Gingipain Adhesin Domains in Mediating Porphyromonas gingivalis Host Cell Invasion. Primary Supervisor: Dr Jinlong Gao

NCS3 (pdf, 28KB) FXYD1 Phosphorylation VS Glutathionylation. Primary Supervisor: Prof Gemma Figtree

WCS6 (pdf, 29KB) What are mosquitoes biting and how does it help understand the risks of mosquito-borne disease? Primary Supervisor: Dr Cameron Webb

WIMR5 (pdf, 43KB) The role of thrombospondin-1 and CD47 in diabetes and islet transplantation. Primary Supervisor: A/Prof Natasha Rogers

CHW3 (pdf, 28KB) Finding the answers to kidney disease: Nephrotic Syndrome. Primary Supervisor: Prof Stephen Alexander

CHW4 (pdf, 28KB) Identifying the causes of Structural Kidney Disease. Primary Supervisor: Prof Stephen Alexander

CHW6 (pdf, 27KB) Using AAV to modify the immune system. Primary Supervisor: Prof Stephen Alexander

CHW9 (pdf, 29KB) The Clinical Features of Autosomal Dominant Polycystic Kidney Disease in Children. Primary Supervisor: Dr Anne Durkan

SPH11 (pdf, 29KB) Patients’ perspectives of pain in dialysis: systematic review and thematic synthesis of qualitative studies. Primary Supervisor: Prof Allison Tong

SPH12 (pdf, 45KB) Symptom burden in patients on dialysis: systematic review. Primary Supervisor: Prof Allison Tong

SPH13 (pdf, 58KB) The prognostic value of glycemic markers in diabetes and chronic kidney disease: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Primary Supervisor: Dr David Tunnicliffe

CCS4 (pdf, 28KB) Brain morphology abnormalities in babies who die from Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS). Primary Supervisor: Dr Rita Machaalani

CCS6 (pdf, 46KB) Cognitive dysfunction in neuro-otology patients. Primary Supervisor: Dr Sally Rosengren

CCS11 (pdf, 29KB) Neuronal inflammasome activation in Parkinson’s disease. Primary Supervisor: Dr Nicolas Dzamko

FHS4 (pdf, 48KB) Acoustic analysis of nasality in patients with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. Primary Supervisor: A/Prof Cate Madill 

NCS1 (pdf, 23KB) Spinal cord changes during chronic pain. Primary Supervisor: Dr Karin Aubrey

SMS14 (pdf, 75KB) Understanding how dysfunction of energy metabolism in the retinal pigment epithelium contributes to photoreceptor degeneration. Primary Supervisor: Dr Weiyong Shen

SOMS1 (pdf, 29KB) What intensity of eccentric exercise is effective at producing pain and decreasing muscle force? Primary Supervisor: Dr Joanna Diong

DENT1 (pdf, 45KB) IDEAS Project – Improving oral health in stroke. Primary Supervisor: A/Prof Shilpi Ajwani

SNS1 (pdf, 29KB) Embedding cultural safety in health professional responses to Aboriginal families at risk of becoming involved with child protection services. Primary Supervisor: A/Prof Jennifer Fraser

SNS2 (pdf, 31KB) Using audit to explore the impact of a local policy change on the diagnosis of lower leg ulcer aetiology and access to optimal treatment for people on the community nursing caseload in Sydney Local Health District. Primary Supervisor: Dr Sue Randall

FHS11 (pdf, 50KB) Are healthy weight young adults still negatively affected by weight bias? Primary Supervisor: A/Prof Helen O'Connor

NCS5 (pdf, 46KB) A new therapy for weight loss before pregnancy: Can preconception GLP-1 therapy reduce the adverse foetal programming effects of maternal obesity and gestational diabetes in mice? Primary Supervisor: Dr Sarah Glastras

SMS2 (pdf, 101KB) WELCOM Trial - WEight Loss and Change in Osteoarthritis bio-Markers and long-term clinical outcomes in postmenopausal women with obesity. Primary Supervisor: Dr Xingzhong Jin

WCS2 (pdf, 53KB) Mapping obesity prevention and management services and initiatives for adolescents in Australia. Primary Supervisor: Dr Stephanie Partridge

DENT1 (pdf, 45KB) IDEAS Project – Improving oral health in stroke.  Primary Supervisor: A/Prof Shilpi Ajwani

DENT2 (pdf, 29KB) Explore the Role of Gingipain Adhesin Domains in Mediating Porphyromonas gingivalis Host Cell Invasion. Primary Supervisor: Dr Jinlong Gao

CCS4 (pdf, 28KB) Brain morphology abnormalities in babies who die from Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS). Primary Supervisor: Dr Rita Machaalani

CHW1 (pdf, 47KB) Scoping review of published evidence on how young people use online information for sexual development and health education. Primary Supervisor: Prof Rachel Skinner

CHW7 (pdf, 44KB) Designing paediatric orthopaedic implants. Primary Supervisor: Dr Tegan Cheng

CHW9 (pdf, 29KB) The Clinical Features of Autosomal Dominant Polycystic Kidney Disease in Children. Primary Supervisor: Dr Anne Durkan

CHW10 (pdf, 31KB) Antibiotic allergies resulting in sub-optimal care provided in hospital to children with infections. Primary Supervisor: Dr Ameneh Khatami

CHW12 (pdf, 42KB) Respiratory syncytial virus infection in children: Does genotype influence severity of disease? Primary Supervisor: A/Prof Nicholas Wood

FHS5 (pdf, 29KB) Reliability and fidelity of clinical data collection. Primary Supervisor: Prof Tricia McCabe 

FHS6 (pdf, 31KB) Investigating oral narrative developmental outcomes for children who participated in the Launch to School Treatment Trial. Primary Supervisor: A/Prof Natalie Munro

SNS1 (pdf, 29KB) Embedding cultural safety in health professional responses to Aboriginal families at risk of becoming involved with child protection services. Primary Supervisor: A/Prof Jennifer Fraser

WOOL2 (pdf, 42KB) Phenotyping exacerbations using home telemonitoring data from children with asthma. Primary Supervisor: A/Prof Cindy Thamrin

SPS1 (pdf, 47KB) Benchmarking a new patient-reported experience measure (PREM): consumer’s perceptions of service quality of Australian community pharmacies. Primary Supervisor: Dr Stephen Carter

SPS2 (pdf, 58KB) Medicine Shortages in Australian Hospitals: Where are we today? Primary Supervisor: A/Prof Betty Chaar

SPS3 (pdf, 30KB) Pharmacists’ attitudes of an expanded de-prescribing role in collaboration with medical practitioners. Primary Supervisor: Prof Timothy Chen

SPS4 (pdf, 60KB) Review of National Responsible Use of Medicines Policies: a focus on the roles and potential roles of pharmacists. Primary Supervisor: Prof Timothy  Chen

SPS8 (pdf, 57KB) The quality of medication management guidance provided to caregivers at hospital discharge. Primary Supervisor: Dr Danijela Gnjidic

SPS9 (pdf, 93KB) Complementary Medicines - Calls to an Australian Poisons Centre. Primary Supervisor: Dr Joanna Harnett

SPS10 (pdf, 73KB) Pharmacist-led collaborative screening and referral for the early intervention of depression among older Australians in the community: training package development. Primary Supervisor: Dr Claire O'Reilly

SPS11 (pdf, 42KB) Evaluation of opioid use by surgical patients after discharge from hospital. Primary Supervisor: Dr Jonathan Penm

SPS12 (pdf, 41KB) Does competency-based teaching produce a competent pharmacist? Primary Supervisor: Dr Rebecca Roubin

SPS13 (pdf, 42KB) Drug poisoning in Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s disease. Primary Supervisor: Dr Edwin Tan

SPS14 (pdf, 29KB) Screening drug candidates for Uveal Melanoma. Primary Supervisor: Dr Fanfan Zhou

SPS15 (pdf, 42KB) Identifying modulators for human glycine receptors as potential treatments for pain. Primary Supervisor: Prof Mary Collins

SPS16 (pdf, 30KB) Medicines subject to regulatory safety warnings in Australia, Canada the UK and US: a content analysis. Primary Supervisor: A/Prof Barbara Mintzes

SOMS3 (pdf, 35KB) Preclinical Development of Cannibis-derived Medicines for Drug-Resistant Epilepsy. Primary Supervisor: A/Prof Jonathon Arnold

SPH1 (pdf, 45KB) Efficacy, safety and dose dependent effects of opioids for osteoarthritis pain: Systematic review and meta-analysis. Primary Supervisor: Dr Christina Abdel Shaheed

SPS9 (pdf, 93KB) Complementary Medicines - Calls to an Australian Poisons Centre. Primary Supervisor: Dr Joanna Harnett

SPS14 (pdf, 29KB) Screening drug candidates for Uveal Melanoma. Primary Supervisor: Dr Fanfan Zhou

SPS15 (pdf, 42KB) Identifying modulators for human glycine receptors as potential treatments for pain. Primary Supervisor: Prof Mary Collins

SPS16 (pdf, 30KB) Medicines subject to regulatory safety warnings in Australia, Canada the UK and US: a content analysis. Primary Supervisor: A/Prof Barbara Mintzes

SOMS1 (pdf, 29KB) What intensity of eccentric exercise is effective at producing pain and decreasing muscle force? Primary Supervisor: Dr Joanna Diong

SOMS6 (pdf, 28KB) Understanding how pancreatic beta cells control insulin secretion. Primary Supervisor: Prof Peter Thorn

FHS7 (pdf, 29KB) Heading type and frequency during National Premier League youth football matches in Australia. Primary Supervisor: Dr Kerry Peek

FHS9 (pdf, 33KB) Gait retraining for people with knee osteoarthritis: a randomised controlled trial. Primary Supervisor: Dr Milena Simic

SPH5 (pdf, 45KB) Physical activity patterns in people undertaking inpatient and post-hospital rehabilitation as part of the AMOUNT rehabilitation trial. Primary Supervisor: Dr Leanne Hassett

SPH10 (pdf, 46KB) What is the effect of exercise on muscle mass in people aged 60 years and older?- a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials. Primary Supervisor: A/Prof Anne Tiedemann

CHW8 (pdf, 31KB) Predisposing medical conditions for pneumococcal infections among Australians. Primary Supervisor: Dr Clayton Chiu

FHS1 (pdf, 47KB) Prognosis of patients with vertebral compression fracture: A systematic review with meta-analysis. Primary Supervisor: Dr Anita Barros Carlos de Amorim

FHS2 (pdf, 46KB) Improving food security in two remote NSW Aboriginal communities: Co-Designing the strategies in response to community identified strengths and needs. Primary Supervisor: Dr Josephine Gwynn

SMS3 (pdf, 31KB) The Health4Life Initiative: Evaluation of a web-based healthy lifestyles intervention for Australian secondary school students. Primary Supervisor: Dr Katrina Champion

SMS4 (pdf, 27KB) "Cracks in the Ice”: developing and evaluating evidence-based resources about crystal methamphetamine for the Australian community. Primary Supervisor: Dr Steph Kershaw

SMS5 (pdf, 131KB) Unravelling the link between trauma exposure and socially deviant behaviours among young people.  Primary Supervisor: Dr Katrina Prior

SMS6 (pdf, 47KB) Strong & Deadly Futures: a pilot study of a computerised school-based drug prevention program for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander high school students. Primary Supervisor: Dr Lexine Stapinski

SMS8 (pdf, 29KB) Exploring the landscape of clinical trials in biomedical reseach. Primary Supervisor: Prof Lisa Askie

SNS3 (pdf, 31KB) Air travel and antimicrobial resistance: The role of airlines in the prevention and control of international circulation of communicable diseases and resistant-organisms. Primary Supervisor: Prof Ramon Shaban

SPH1 (pdf, 45KB) Efficacy, safety and dose dependent effects of opioids for osteoarthritis pain: Systematic review and meta-analysis. Primary Supervisor: Dr Christina Abdel Shaheed

SPH2 (pdf, 31KB) Analysis of Australians’ sun exposure and sun protection behaviours in the Melanoma Genomics Managing Your Risk Study. Primary Supervisor: A/Prof Anne Cust

SPH4 (pdf, 30KB) Attitudes and experiences of younger women (<25) no longer invited for cervical screening under the National Cervical Screening Program in Australia. Primary Supervisor: Dr Rachael Dodd

SPH6 (pdf, 25KB) Blood pressure targets – how low do patients want to go? A systematic review of patient preferences for increasing treatment burden to achieve small changes in long term risks. Primary Supervisor: Dr Martin Howell

SPH8 (pdf, 30KB) Can we accurately measure patient preferences for health care? Primary Supervisor: Dr Alison Pearce

SPH9 (pdf, 30KB) Quality of antenatal care services in the public and private sector in Afghanistan. Primary Supervisor: A/Prof Camille Raynes-Greenow

SPH11 (pdf, 29KB) Patients’ perspectives of pain in dialysis: systematic review and thematic synthesis of qualitative studies. Primary Supervisor: Prof Allison Tong

SPH12 (pdf, 45KB) Symptom burden in patients on dialysis: systematic review. Primary Supervisor: Prof Allison Tong

SPH13 (pdf, 58KB) The prognostic value of glycemic markers in diabetes and chronic kidney disease: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Primary Supervisor: Dr David Tunnicliffe

SPS2 (pdf, 58KB) Medicine Shortages in Australian Hospitals: Where are we today? Primary Supervisor: A/Prof Betty Chaar

SRH1 (pdf, 29KB) How can we estimate the burden of occupational injury and disease in a rural town? Primary Supervisor: A/Prof Anthony Brown

SRH2 (pdf, 50KB) Patients' Perceptions of Healthcare-Acquired Infections in Rural Australia. Primary Supervisor: A/Prof Catherine Hawke

SRH3 (pdf, 43KB) Mapping Access to Primary Care (MAP) Study protocol and ethics application development. Primary Supervisor: Dr Emma Webster

WCS2 (pdf, 53KB) Mapping obesity prevention and management services and initiatives for adolescents in Australia. Primary Supervisor: Dr Stephanie Partridge

WCS6 (pdf, 29KB) What are mosquitoes biting and how does it help understand the risks of mosquito-borne disease? Primary Supervisor: Dr Cameron Webb

WIMR1 (pdf, 109KB) Cognitive behavioural tHerapy for AMD PatientS (CHAMPS). Primary Supervisor: A/Prof Bamini Gopinath

CMRI3 (pdf, 28KB) Understanding the role of Mixl1 in determining cell fates in human pluripotent cells. Primary Supervisor: Dr Pierre Osteil

FHS9 (pdf, 33KB) Gait retraining for people with knee osteoarthritis: a randomised controlled trial. Primary Supervisor: Dr Milena Simic

SMS1 (pdf, 80KB) Addressing criminal offending: What factors influence different people’s participation in and completion of prison behaviour change programs? Primary Supervisor: Dr Emma Barrett

SPH5 (pdf, 45KB) Physical activity patterns in people undertaking inpatient and post-hospital rehabilitation as part of the AMOUNT rehabilitation trial. Primary Supervisor: Dr Leanne Hassett

WOOL1 (pdf, 39KB) Effect of positive pressure on primary nasal epithelial cells. Primary Supervisor: Dr Maliheh Ghadiri

WOOL2 (pdf, 42KB) Phenotyping exacerbations using home telemonitoring data from children with asthma. Primary Supervisor: A/Prof Cindy Thamrin

NCS8 (pdf, 29KB) The Cancer Clock is Ticking: Circadian Rhythms and Tumour Hypoxia.  Primary Supervisor: Dr Kristina Cook

NCS9 (pdf, 51KB) The magic of SAGIC: understanding sleep and circadian rhythms and their impact on health. Primary Supervisor: Dr Kate Sutherland

SPS5 (pdf, 61KB) Cognitive Behavioural Therapy for Insomnia (CBT-I): Where on Earth is the Evidence Coming From? Primary Supervisor: Dr Janet Cheung

WOOL1 (pdf, 39KB) Effect of positive pressure on primary nasal epithelial cells. Primary Supervisor: Dr Maliheh Ghadiri

FHS4 (pdf, 48KB) Acoustic analysis of nasality in patients with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. Primary Supervisor: A/Prof Cate Madill 

FHS5 (pdf, 29KB) Reliability and fidelity of clinical data collection. Primary Supervisor: Prof Tricia McCabe 

FHS6 (pdf, 31KB) Investigating oral narrative developmental outcomes for children who participated in the Launch to School Treatment Trial. Primary Supervisor: A/Prof Natalie Munro

SPS11 (pdf, 42KB) Evaluation of opioid use by surgical patients after discharge from hospital. Primary Supervisor: Dr Jonathan Penm

CCS13 (pdf, 30KB) Novel materials and surface coatings to prevent thrombosis and biofouling of medical devices. Primary Supervisor: Dr Anna Waterhouse

SMS4 (pdf, 27KB) "Cracks in the Ice”: developing and evaluating evidence-based resources about crystal methamphetamine for the Australian community. Primary Supervisor: Dr Steph Kershaw

SPS6 (pdf, 61KB) Peptide PEGylation for the optimal prostate cancer treatment outcome. Primary Supervisor: Dr Hien Duong

SMS14 (pdf, 75KB) Understanding how dysfunction of energy metabolism in the retinal pigment epithelium contributes to photoreceptor degeneration. Primary Supervisor: Dr Weiyong Shen

WIMR7 (pdf, 39KB) Role of a wet lab: determining the learning curve for corneal lamellar dissection. Primary Supervisor: A/Prof Chameen Samarawickrama