Cockell Research Collaboration Awards – Previous Recipients


2019

Professor Vera Morgan

Medical School, Population Health, University of Western Australia

Collaborating Institution: Aarhus University, Denmark

Project: Why is the impact of urban birth on risk for schizophrenia reversed in Western Australia compared to Denmark? A proof-of-concept collaboration utilising both sites’ record-linkage capabilities.

 

Dr Yael Perry

Youth Mental Health, Telethon Kids Institute

Collaborating Institution: Orygen – The National Centre of Excellence in Youth Mental Health, Melbourne

Project: Targeted suicide prevention for LGBTIQ young people

 

Dr Keely Bebbington

Children’s Diabetes Centre, Telethon Kids Institute

Collaborating Institution: The Interdisciplinary Center of Psychopathology and Emotion Regulation (ICPE) in the Department of Psychiatry, University Medical Centre of Groningen, Netherlands

Project: Characterising moment-to-moment fluctuation in stress, anxiety and blood glucose levels in children and adolescents with type 1 diabetes.

 


2018

Dr Diane Dennis

Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital

Project: Lessons learned following an episode of intensive care unit crisis: what experienced Intensivists can teach their peers

 

 


2017

Associate Professor Lisa Wood

University of Western Australia

Project: Prevalence of Mental Illness and Treatment Pathways among people who are homeless in Perth, Western Australia

 

Dr Benjamain Milbourn

Curtin University

Project: Mental health outcomes of adolescents with ASD as they transition to adulthood

 

 

Dr Ben Grafton

University of Western Australia

Project: Enhancing the treatment of depression through the delivery of attentional bias modification procedures

 

 


2016

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Dr Wayne Davies

School of Animal Biology, UWA

Project: Light therapy in the treatment of Bipolar Disorder

 

 

Raine_imgDr Kevin Runions

Centre for Child Health Research, UWA

Project: Social Reward and Impulsivity in Disruptive Behaviour Problems: The Roles of Oxytocin and Serotonin

 

 

Anna Waterreus 1aDr Anna Waterreus

School of Psychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences, UWA

Project: Simple Physical Activity Questionnaire (SIMPAQ)L and international validation study

 

Andrew Whitehouse 1aProfessor Andrew Whitehouse

Centre for Child Health Research, UWA

Project: Very early intervention in infants at risk of autism: Bringing a novel therapy to Australia

 


2015

David Bruce 1aProfessor David Bruce

School of Medicine and Pharmacology, UWA

Project: Neuroinflammation in Type 2 diabetes:  A PET study using the novel radioligand, (18F)p FEEPPA

 

Julian HengDr Julian Heng

Centre for Medical Research, UWA

Project: Understanding how genetic mutations to gene regulatory proteins cause childhood brain disorder

 

Jenny RodgerProfessor Jenny Rodger

School of Animal Biology, UWA

Project: Preclinical optimization of repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation for youth with treatment refractory depression

 

 

Raine_imgProfessor Sergio Starkstein

School of Psychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences, UWA

Project: Autism Spectrum Disorder in middle to late adulthood: Phenomenology, behavioural correlates and societal costs

 

 

Florian Zepf 1aProfessor Florian Zepf

School of Psychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences, UWA

Project: Studying the role of serotonin in anxiety in adolescence – An iterative translational research approach

 


 


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