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Medical and Health Science Educational Research

Chris welcomes expressions of interest from doctoral candidates with interests in medical and health science education, with a particular focus on clinical learning, assessment and more...

Supervisor(s): Roberts, Chris (Associate Professor)

A study to investigate the efficacy of dexamphetamine compared to placebo for treating obesity complicated by obstructive sleep apnoea

The project represents a new approach to the pharmacological treatment of obesity. It uses dexamphetamine but unlike most drug trials using appetite suppressants, the focus is on th more...

Supervisor(s): Poulton, Alison (Dr)

Neuroprotection: protecting the central nervous system (retina and brain) from degeneration

Using rodent models and clinical trials, we are exploring strategies to protect the retina and brain from degeneration, in models of age-related macular degeneration, Alzheimer-like more...

Supervisor(s): Stone, Jonathan (Professor)

Exercise intervention for the treatment of substance use and mental health

This project will be based in a hospital environment and involve evaluating the effect of exercise on mental health symptoms and substance use rehabilitation. These projects are ide more...

Supervisor(s): Morley, Kirsten (Dr)

Regulation of the immune response with vitamin D

My group at the Centre for Immunology aims to translate immunogenetic findings from discovery to clinical practice. We have used genome wide association studies to identify genetic more...

Supervisor(s): Booth, David (Associate Professor)

Research opportunities in sleep disturbance

Sleep disturbance and activity in Sri Lanka - prevalence and association with depression and metabolic syndromeSleep disturbance, activity and mood in the development of cardiometab more...

Supervisor(s): Glozier, Nick (Professor)

The Cochrane Renal Group:systematic reviews of interventions and diagnostic test accuracy in Nephrology

There are a range of opportunities to undertake higher degrees looking at methodology of randomised trials, diagnostic test accuracy studies and systematic reviews. Several projects more...

Supervisor(s): Webster, Angela (Dr)

Impedance tomography for cardiac imaging: high speed tomography

This project will involve the development of a high speed 3D Electrical Impedance Tomography device for chest imaging to determine pulmonary and cardiac function. more...

Supervisor(s): McEwan, Alistair (Professor), Jin, Craig (Associate Professor), Leong, Philip (Professor)

The interaction of chronic kidney disease and cancer

There are a range of opportunities to undertake higher degrees looking at the interaction of chronic diseases, specifically how chronic kidney disease affects cancer epidemiology. S more...

Supervisor(s): Webster, Angela (Dr)