Congratulations to the four successful applicants in the 2020 round of UNSW Medicine Neuroscience, Mental Health and Addiction Theme and SPHERE Clinical Academic Group (CAG) Collaborative Research Seed Funding.
|Project title||Project lead||Lead partner|
|Inflammatory biomarkers in Autism Spectrum Disorder||Dr Adam Walker||UNSW Sydney|
|Improving and translating the diagnostic capacity of Cerebral Small Vessel Disease with advanced cardiac and brain MRI||Professor Bruce Brew||St Vincent’s Hospital Sydney|
|Investigation of the utility of tissue conductivity imaging for detection, location and management in epilepsies||Professor Caroline Rae||UNSW Sydney|
|Feasibility and safety study of dulaglutide for metabolic risk in patients with psychosis treated with clozapine||Dr Julia Lappin||UNSW Sydney|
In the 2020 funding round, it was essential criteria that projects relate to at least one Neuroscience, Mental Health and Addiction sub-theme and be able to proceed within any COVID-19 research restrictions. The Neuroscience, Mental Health and Addiction sub-themes are:
- Children and Adolescent Wellbeing
- Complex and Difficult to Treat Diseases
- Healthy Ageing
- Brain Sciences and Translational Neuroscience
If you have any questions, please contact:
Dr Lise Mellor
UNSW Medicine Neuroscience, Mental Health and Addiction Theme and SPHERE Clinical Academic Group
Thanks to all who participated in the 2020 round of Collaborative Research Seed Funding.