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Addressing harms from smoking during pregnancy

A range of higher degree research (HDR) student project opportunities exist for talented and motivated candidates, who are concerned about addressing inequities created by tobacco a more...

Supervisor(s): Passey, Megan (Associate Professor), Longman, Jo (Dr)

Mitochondial DNA damage, potential target to reduce the development of renal disorders induced by maternal smoking .

Smoking rates are disproportionately high in disadvantaged populations, particularly in emerging economies, and increasing in women of child bearing age. more...

Supervisor(s): Saad, Sonia (Dr)

Detecting smokers at risk of developing COPD

The applicant's research will be focussed on improving the understanding of underlying pathophysiology and the nature of early smoking related abnormalities in chronic obstructive p more...

Supervisor(s): King, Gregory (Associate Professor), Thamrin, Cindy (Dr)

45 and Up Study

The 45 and Up Study has collected data from 266,000 participants throughout NSW aged 45 and over. Cancer Council NSW is a principal sponsor of the study. Led by the 45 and Up Resear more...

Supervisor(s): Weber, Marianne (Dr)

The pharmacology and toxicity of synthetic cannabinoids

Synthetic cannabinoid containing products have become available in Australia since about 2010 with brand names such as Spice, Kronic, K2, Tai High and Zeus. Although these products more...

Supervisor(s): McGregor, Iain (Professor)

Strengthening systems for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health care equity

A range of higher degree research (HDR) student project opportunities exist. We are looking for talented and motivated candidates, who have a vision for equitable health care for Ab more...

Supervisor(s): Bailie, Ross (Professor), Passey, Megan (Associate Professor)

Health sociology, demography and international health

Dr Hossain’s research interests include: Women’s health, in particular breast cancer, reproductive health Cross-cultural issues in ageing HIV/AIDS Domestic violenc more...

Supervisor(s): Hossain, Zakia (Dr)

Climate change and mental health: can the Flood Impact Framework explain the links between an extreme weather-related event and mental health and wellbeing outcomes

We are looking for capable and motivated candidates with an interest in climate change and mental health. The project explores the relationships between exposure to an extreme weat more...

Supervisor(s): Morgan, Geoff (Associate Professor), Bennett-Levy, James (Professor), Longman, Jo (Dr)

SWASH – Australia’s longest running regular survey of lesbian, bisexual and queer women’s health and wellbeing

SWASH is the longest running regular survey of lesbian, bisexual and queer women's health. The project has quantitative data on sexual and gender identity; community connection; tob more...

Supervisor(s): Mooney-Somers, Julie (Dr)

Concord Health and Ageing in Men Project (CHAMP)

CHAMP is a large epidemiological study of ageing in men, with a particular focus on Alzheimer’s disease, osteoporosis and urinary incontinence. more...

Supervisor(s): Cumming , Robert G (Professor)