Mental Health

Louise Mewton - University of NSW
'The long-term effectiveness of a combined prevention model for anxiety, depression and substance use in adolescents.'

Delyse Hutchinson - Deakin University, VIC
'Breaking the inter generational cycle of mental disorder: A longitudinal study of the social determinants of childhood psycho social adjustment problems.’ 

Sonja March – University of Southern Queensland, QLD
'Improving efficiency of online cognitive behavior therapy for childhood anxiety through stepped care.'

Caroline Donovan – Griffith University, QLD
'Improving preschoolers' Transition to School: Targeting Sleep Problems.'

Elizabeth Elliott – University of Sydney, NSW
'Longitudinal study of well being and quality of life in remote Indigenous youth: the Biswun Kid* Project.'

Justin Kenardy – University of Queensland, QLD
'Effectiveness trial of the CARE screen-and-treat early intervention for improving physical and mental health outcomes in young injured children and their parents.'

Sian McLean – Victoria University, VIC
'Enhancing social media literacy to decrease body dissatisfaction: A randomized controlled trial.'

Amanda Baker – University of Newcastle, NSW
'Pilot randomized controlled trial of a telephone delivered intervention for co-morbid mental health disorders and hazardous alcohol use misuse among young people.'

Sally Fitzpatrick – Macquarie University, NSW
'Reducing the impact of bullying victimization on children's mental health outcomes.'

Tegan Cruwys – University of Queensland, QLD
'Groups 4 health: Can a social identity intervention reduce social isolation in young adults more effectively than traditional cognitive behavior therapy?'

Mark Boyes – Curtin University, WA
'Promoting mental health in children with dyslexia: Piloting the 'clever kids' program.'

Mental Health
Post Doctorals

Nicole Reilly – University of Newcastle, NSW
'Prevention and early intervention for maternal mental illness: a research program that will inform policy and clinical practice.'

Erin Hoare – Deakin University, VIC
'Lifestyle modification to prevent common mental illness among young Australians: A community-based systems approach.'

Ian Scott
PhD Scholarships (Mental Health)

Angela Nicholas – University of Melbourne, VIC
'Building a suicide prevention campaign targeted at family members and friends of those at risk of suicide.'

Rebecca Blackmore – Monash University, VIC
'Perinatal mental health in women of refugee backgrounds.'

Bianca Kavanagh – Deakin University, VIC
'Personality disorder as a moderator of psychiatric clinical outcomes.'

Illaria Pozzato – University of Sydney, NSW
'Preventing mental health problems following motor vehicle crash, by early detection of high risk survivors (the IMPRINT study).'

Other Areas Of
Health Focus
PhD Scholarships

Gabriela Visini - Western Sydney University, NSW
'Cannabidol: a new preventative treatment for schizophrenia?'
David Henning Memorial Foundation Scholarship/Rotary Club of Parramatta, D9675

Michelle Kenny - University of NSW, NSW
'Evaluating the effectiveness of a trauma informed parenting intervention for Indigenous parents’ mental health and attachment quality.'
Rotary Club of Sydney

Noor Saleem Mohammed Jarbou - University of Wollongong, NSW
'The effects of treated and untreated depression during pregnancy on offspring behavior and brain development.'
Rotary Club of Liverpool West 

Lisa Furlong - University of Melbourne, VIC
'A brain imaging study of social and emotional processing in bipolar disorder.'
Ian Parker Bipolar Research Fund

Georgios Kastrappis - University of Melbourne, VIC
‘Renin Angiotensin System (RAS) inhibitors combined with tumour resection in the treatment of colorectal cancer liver metastasis (CRCLM)’
Rotary District 9675

Daphne Foong - Western Sydney University, NSW
‘Characterising the role of interstitial cells cajal (ICC) in human stem cell-derived gut organoids’
Rotary Club of Devonport

Mandy Gibson - Griffith University, VIC
‘Translation and replication of a successful Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander youth suicide prevention and wellbeing intervention’
Basil Shaw Scholarship, Rotary Club of Toowong