Twins Research Australia Travel Grant Scheme - Round 19 (2019)

Round 19 of Twins Research Australia’s (TRA) Travel Grant Scheme was carried out in April 2019.

Twins Research Australia is Travel Grants have been awarded based on:

  • The benefit to the researcher’s learning and career in research involving twins.
  • The benefit to Twins Research Australia.
  • How the research promotes the benefit of studies involving Twins Research Australia twins to the broader research community.
  • The availability of other funding to the recipient.


The successful candidates for this round are:

Arthur Montalto, Gatt Resilience Group, Neuroscience Research Australia

Deborah Ashley, Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Population and Global Health, The University of Melbourne

Haeme Park, Gatt Resilience Group, Neuroscience Research Australia

Helen McGuire, Discipline of Pathology, The University of Sydney

Janine Lam, Twins Research Australia, School of Population and Global Health, The University of Melbourne

Lingxiao Chen, Faculty of Medicine and Health, The University of Sydney

Mihiri Silva, Murdoch Children’s Research Institute, Royal Children’s Hospital

Miranda Chilver, Gatt Resilience Group, Neuroscience Research Australia

Toby Hughes, Adelaide Dental School, University of Adelaide

Victoria O'Callaghan, Queensland Brain Institute, The University of Queensland

Yoko Matsuda, Faculty of Graduate School of Nursing Science, Yokohama Soei University, Japan


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