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Congratulations 19/20 summer vacation research scholarship students

The Centre congratulates the following talented students on their FFCMH Summer Vacation Scholarship award. Mr Hendrew Duvenage (MBBS, 5th Year, The University of Adelaide) Project: Relative contribution of novel predictors to the development of type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) in Australian men. Supervisor: Prof Gary Wittert, Dr Sean Martin, Dr Andrew Vincent Ms Ser Yee Ang (BPsychSc […]

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Research Impact – Bench to bedside – CDK4/6 inhibitor for prostate cancer in trial

Reported in the journal Oncogene in 2013, Professor Lisa Butler (pictured left) and collaborators, including the Centre’s Professor Wayne Tilley and senior author, Professor Karen Knudsen from the Kimmel Cancer Center, Thomas Jefferson University in USA. inhibition of the cyclin/cyclin-dependent kinase/retinoblastoma (CDK4/6) pathway that is critical for cell replication may have a role in controlling some […]

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Movember continues to support advances in care for prostate cancer

Movember continues to support advances in the care of men with prostate cancer through the award of a research grant to Centre members Dr Michael O’Callaghan from the South Australian Prostate Cancer Clinical Outcomes Collaborative (SA-PCCOC, Prostate Cancer Registry), Dr Andrew Vincent and the Investigator team. The research will involve using data collected by the South […]

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Research Impact: PARP-1 inhibitors in prostate cancer

In 2010 Professors Wayne Tilley and Lisa Buter (pictured left) and Dr Maggie Centenera from the Dame Roma Mitchell Cancer Research Laboratories of the FFCMH joined an international team from Thomas Jefferson University, the University of Michigan and University of Texas South Western Medical Centre (USA) for a research program which ultimately described for the first time how a gene (unit of […]

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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 Josephine Hinneh – FFCMH PhD Scholarship top-up

The Centre congratulates Ms Josephine Hinneh on being awarded a Freemasons Foundation Centre for Men’s Health PhD Scholarship top-up award. The  top-up supplements Josephine’s University of Adelaide Beacon of Enlightenment Scholarship. Jospehine has a Bachelor of Pharmacy from the University of Ghana, in Ghana, as well as a Masters of Science in Immunology from Mie University, in […]

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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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Applications open for the Paddy O’Rourke Honours Scholarship for prostate cancer research

The Paddy O’Rourke Honours Scholarship fis now open to students planning to undertake Honours in the field of prostate cancer research in 2019.  The student will receive a scholarship stipend of $5000 and will be supported to attend a national meeting to present their research or provided with a stipend to write up their research for publication […]

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Congratulations Reza Ghodski – FFCMH PhD Scholarship top-up

The Centre congratulates Mr Mohammadreza (Reza) Ghodski on being awarded a Freemasons Foundation Centre for Men’s Health PhD Scholarship top-up award.  The top-up supplements Reza’s Australian Government Research Training Program Scholarship. Reza has a Master of Science degree in clinical biochemistry from Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, in Iran.  His Masters thesis was “Designing of […]

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