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Tues Apr 4 – Men’s Health Research Seminar

Please join us for the April Men’s Health Research Seminar.  Lunch provided. Presentations are to be given by: Guest Speaker:  Dr Michael Musker RMN, DPSN, BA(Hon), MSc, PGDE, PhD. Bellberry Senior Research Fellow, Mind & Brain Theme, SAHMRI Previously,  Head Nurse for the Forensic Mental Health Service Presentation: “Post-traumatic stress in forensic mental health patients and depression […]

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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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New potential targets for prostate cancer therapy

Dr Rajdeep Das,  FFCMH PhD Scholarship student in the Dame Roma Mitchell Cancer Research Laboratories, has received a Dean’s letter of commendation for his thesis on microRNAs (small fragments of genetic material that regulate how genes are expressed in cells) and prostate cancer. Raj has recently taken up a new position as a postdoctoral scientist at the University […]

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Congratulations to Dr Rajdeep Das on his Post-Doctoral Appointment

The Centre congratulates Dr Rajdeep Das, PhD student, in the Adelaide Prostate Cancer Research Centre, Dame Roma Mitchel Cancer Research Laboratories, on his thesis submission and his new appointment as a Post-Doctoral Research Scientist at the University of California, San Francisco, USA.  Raj is a FFCMH PhD Scholarship student. Raj will be working with Felix […]

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Tackling Depression in Men – July Men’s Health Research Seminar SAHMRI

Depression is one of the 3 leading causes of poor health in Australian men, demanding innovation in the way  depression in men is understood by communities,  how health services are delivered to optimise detection and management, and new treatment strategies.  This Seminar will overview the multidisciplinary work being done by the Centre to address depression […]

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June Men’s Health Research Seminar Thurs 30 June 2016

Please join us for the June Men’s Health Research Seminar. Presentations are to be given by three of the Centre’s PhD students. Mr Prabin Gyawali    “Sex hormone binding globulin: Regulation and role as an indicator of metabolic riskSex hormone binding globulin: Regulation and role as an indicator of metabolic risk”  PhD progress Mr Samuel Polacek    “Interaction […]

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Survey looking for men with a mate/family member who has cut back on alcohol

Ashlea Bartram is a PhD candidate in the School of Public Health, supervised by Dr Jaklin Eliott, who is keen to recruit more men into her study on alcohol consumption. Specifically, Ashlea is looking for men who have a friend, partner or family member who has stopped, or significantly cut back on, drinking alcohol in the last two years. […]

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Research Survey – Seeking medical advice for cancer warning signs

Jen Fish is a PhD student in the School of Medicine at Flinders University who is undertaking research on seeking medical advice for bodily changes and cancer warning signs. She would like to invite you to assist with this project by agreeing to complete a questionnaire which covers certain aspects of this topic. She is […]

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Congratulations Heather Armstrong on PhD thesis submission

The Centre congratulates FFCMH student, Ms Heather Armstrong, on submitting her thesis “Elucidating the Molecular Action of Synthetic Heat Shock Protein 90 Inhibitors in Prostate Cancer’ for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy.  Heather has been an outstanding student and very active member of the Freemasons Foundation Centre for Men’s Health.  We wish her all […]

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Welcome to our New Higher Degree students for 2016

We are pleased to welcome 5 talented individuals who are embarking on a higher degree with the Centre in 2016.  The Centre supports these students by way of Scholarships and top-up awards and by integrating them into a multidisciplinary men’s health research network to optimise their learning and collaborative experience.  We wish them all the best for […]

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