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Congratulations to our 2014-15 Summer Research Scholarship awardees

Congratulations to the following students who have been awarded a scholarship from the Freemasons Foundation Centre for Men’s Health to undertake a summer vacation research project.

Prostate cancer

  • Ms Mann Ang   (Medicine 5th yr)
    Project: A descriptive study of men presenting with PSA values of over 100.   Supervisor: Dr Michael O’Callaghan
  • Ms Michelle Forgione  (Science 1st yr, previous Med Rad Sci)
    Project: Quality of life at time of diagnosis and at up to five years following treatment for prostate cancer.  Supervisor: Dr Michael O’Callaghan
  • Ms Roseanna Hunter  ( Science 2nd yr)
    Project: Importance of lipid metabolism in the response of prostate cancer cells therapeutics.  Supervisors: A/Prof Lisa Butler, Dr Margaret Centenera
  • Ms Lian Huynh (Medicine 2nd yr)
    Project: Circulating microRNAs as predictive biomarkers for advanced prostate cancer .  Supervisor: Dr Luke Selth
  • Mr Alain Tran   (Medicine 3rd yr)
    Project:  The metabolic and nutritional influences on prostate cancer outcomes.  Supervisors: Dr Zumin Shi, Prof Gary Wittert, Dr Michael O’Callaghan, A/Prof Lisa Butler.
  • Ms Bonnie Williams (Science 3rd yr)
    Project:  Identifying new regulators of androgen receptor activity in prostate cancer.    Supervisors: Dr Luke Selth, Dr Isabel Couthino

Health Services

  • Ms Phoebe-Drioli-Phillips (Science 3rd yr)
    Project:  Defining men who are least likely to use a dedicated men’s health services.     Supervisors: Dr Andrew Vincent, Prof Deb Turnbull
  • Mrs Rifat Jahan   (Marketing grad)
    Project: The use of Discrete Choice Experiments to understand adoption of health behaviours among men with chronic health conditions: a review of the literature.   Supervisor:  A/Prof Jim Dollman
  • Ms Jana Le  (Psychology Hons 3rd yr)
    Project:  Barrier to men using a dedicated men’s health service.  Supervisors:  Dr Andrew Vincent, Prof Deb Turnbull
  • Ms Irene Nikoloudakis     (Law/Commerce -Acc & Psych  3rd yr )
    Project: Men’s use of and attitude toward e-and m-health interventions. Supervisor: Dr Camille Short
  • Ms Kim Voss (Arts 3rd yr)
    Project: Mapping behavioural and health services research into male cancers.   Supervisors: Prof Deb Turnbull, Mrs Pamela Adelson
Rural health
  • Mr Nathan Harrison (Psychology 3rdyr)
    Project: Barriers to health and mental health help seeking in rural areas: a review of existing measures.   Supervisors: Dr Kate Gunn, A/Prof James Dollman
  • Ms Camilla Trennery  (Psychology Hons 3rd yr)
    Project: Barriers to health and mental health help seeking in rural areas: a review of existing measures.  Supervisors: Dr Kate Gunn, A/Prof James Dollman
Chronic disease
  • Mr Justin Choong  (Medicine 4th yr)
    Project: Understanding obstructive sleep apnoea in males. Supervisors: Prof Robert Adams, Dr Sarah Appleton
  • Ms Tawa Rashid   (Health Sciences 3rd yr)
    Project: Effect of fish oil on lung function and symptoms in an older male sample.   Supervisor:  Dr Catherine Hill
  • Ms Cho Hong Tan    (Psychology 3rd yr)
    Project:  The MAILES longitudinal male ageing study.    Sleep and health service use.    Supervisors: Dr Sean Martin, Prof Gary Wittert
  • Mr Albert Wu  (Medicine  3rd yr)
    Project:  The MAILES longitudinal male ageing study.   Association of oestradiol with cardiometabolic disease in community-dwelling men.  Supervisor: Prof Gary Wittert
  • Mr On Zhi Xiang (Psychology 3rd yr)
    Project:  The MAILES longitudinal male ageing study.    GORD and mental health.  Supervisors: Dr Sean Martin, Prof Gary Wittert
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