Spotlight on women in STEMM
Dr Elissa Burton: fit for purpose
As a child, Dr Elissa Burton was sports mad and school was of secondary importance. Fittingly, she went on to work at a sporting organisation…
Dr Evelyne Deplazes: scientist struck by spider venom
While the thought of spider venom would make most people shudder, Dr Deplazes is interested in its health-giving properties…
Dr Krysten Blackford: global health issue tackled in WA
Dr Krysten Blackford, has made an impact on a condition so prevalent, it’s considered a global public health issue.
Professor Catherine Elliott: improving Early Intervention outcomes
Professor Elliott is a researcher in the area of neurological impairment, and is determined to get intervention for cerebral palsy right.
Dr Britta Biedermann: meditation and cognitive neuropsychology
Strategy, an adventurous streak and more than a few leaps of faith…
Professor Elizabeth Watkin: the microbial ecology of environmental systems
Serendipity played a part in Professor Elizabeth Watkin’s decision to pursue a career in the life sciences.
Dr Peta Dzidic: community and social psychology
As an undergraduate student, Dr Dzidic developed a passion for the social sciences.