Congratulations to our Mid Career Seeding Ideas Grant recipients
Congratulations to researchers in the Melbourne Medical School who have been awarded MDHS Mid Career Seeding Ideas Grants, 2020.
These grants will support research projects that unite and enable new research collaborations between researchers from multiple disciplines, to address a specific question in health and medical research, from discovery to implementation.
Four researchers from the Medical School were successful in this grant round:
- Dr Sheila Patel
Department of Medicine – Austin Health
Can plasma angiotensin converting enzyme 2 activity levels help to identify patients at increased risk of COVID-19 complications?
- Dr Nicola Stupka
Department of Medicine – Western Health
Investigating Selenoprotein S as a guardian of endoplasmic and sarcoplasmic reticulum
- Dr Jess Heerde
Department of Paediatrics – Royal Children’s Hospital
Mortality in Australia’s homeless: A multi-sectoral, population-level, data linkage study
- Dr Hong He
Department of Surgery – Austin Health
Determination of the combined effect of a PAK inhibitor and gemcitabine in pancreatic cancer
Further details on this grant scheme can be found on the scheme website.
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