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Congratulations Julia Scott – FFCMH PhD Scholarship top-up

The Centre congratulates Ms Julia Scott on being awarded a Freemasons Foundation Centre for Men’s Health PhD Scholarship top-up award. The  top-up supplements Josephine’s George Fraser Scholarship. Julia has a Bachelor of Science (Advanced), majoring in Biochemistry and Chemistry from the University of Adelaide. Julia also has a Bachelor of Medical Science Honours from Flinders University. […]

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Congratulations Deanna Miller – FFCMH Masters Scholarship top-up

The Centre congratulates Ms Deanna Miller on being awarded a Freemasons Foundation Centre for Men’s Health Masters Scholarship top-up award.  The top-up supplements Deanna’s University of Adelaide Scholarship. Deanna has a Bachelor of Science (Advanced) from the University of Adelaide.  For her Masters program Deanna’s project is “Targeting lipid metabolism in prostate cancer”. She is based […]

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Cure Cancer Australia / Can Too Foundation Grant to Dr Nassar

Congratulations Centre researcher, Dr Zeyad Nassar from the Prostate Cancer Research Group at SAHMRI on being awarded a research grant from Cure Cancer Australia through the 2018 Cancer Australia funding round. Zeyad was one of 21 early-career cancer researchers be funded in 2019, and one of 8 to be fully supported by the Can Too Foundation, […]

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Movember/PCFA Revolutionary Team Award extension to Prof Butler and Co-Investigators

                The FFCMH congratulates senior member Associate Professor Lisa Butler and co-Investigators on being awarded two year extension funding of $2Mi for theRevolutionary Team Award program on Lipids in Prostate Cancer from the Movember Foundation and the Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia (PCFA). Professor Lisa Horvath, Medical Oncologist, from the Garvan Institute, […]

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FFCMH part of international team defining fatty acid reference ranges

Prof Lyle Palmer and Professor Gary Wittert are part of an international team (Australia, Singapore, Europe, and Canada) who will, for the first time, establish relevant blood fatty acid reference ranges. While considerable research is dedicated to understanding the relationship between fatty acids and health, the interpretability of human studies remains poor due to the lack […]

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FFCMH HDR scholarship-top-up awardees 2017 – supporting young researchers

The Centre congratulates new higher degree students who have been awarded scholarship top-ups from the Freemasons Foundation Centre for Men’s Health.  Students receiving top-ups are: Phoebe Drioli-Phillips (School of Psychology, Uni of Adelaide) has been awarded a Commonwealth Research Training Program award (previously the Australian Post-Graduate Award [APA]) to support her PhD studies on “Male discourses of depression and […]

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