Providing school based eyecare to improve learning and promote equitable outcomes in South Australia

Providing school based eyecare to improve learning and promote equitable outcomes in South Australia

Chief Investigator: Professor Nicola Anstice Funding Amount : $99,439 Recipient: Flinders University Overview: Twenty-five percent of South Australian primary school children do not have the spectacles they need for clear and comfortable
Plasma activated hydrogel therapy as a novel treatment for paediatric burns

Plasma activated hydrogel therapy as a novel treatment for paediatric burns

Chief Investigator: Dr Ainslie Derrick-Roberts Funding Amount : $99,946 Recipient: University of South Australia Overview: Paediatric burns are common in children under the age of 5. Treatment of burns is complicated by
Establishing a Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) biobank

Establishing a Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) biobank

Chief Investigator: Professor Leanne Dibbens Funding Amount : $90,000 Recipient: University of South Australia Overview: Approximately 100 babies die from Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) in Australia each year. The cause(s) of
Development of the next-generation antimicrobial dermal matrix for the management of deep burn injury

Development of the next-generation antimicrobial dermal matrix for the management of deep burn injury

Chief Investigator: Dr Zlatko Kopecki Funding Amount : $100,000 Recipient: University of South Australia Overview: Burns are one of the most common injuries suffered by Australians and one of the top three
Testing combined therapies as a powerful tool for controlling paediatric Glioblastoma multiforme invasiveness.

Testing combined therapies as a powerful tool for controlling paediatric Glioblastoma multiforme invasiveness.

Chief Investigator: Dr Sunita Ramesh Funding Amount : $91,816 Recipient: Flinders University Overview: Glioblastoma multiforme (GBM) is a common cause of cancer-related deaths in children. Current treatments focus on disrupting single signalling