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PhD scholarship recipients

HSANZ logoThe Leukaemia Foundation and HSANZ are helping more medical and science graduates pursue a research career in blood cancer by co-funding PhD scholarships.

Find out more about the research projects our current PhD Scholarship recipients are working on.

2022 recipients

Dr Ray Koo

Improving outcomes for patients after donated stem cell transplants.

DR RAY KOO: Improving outcomes for patients after donated stem cell transplants

Dr Jasmine Singh

Clonal haematopoiesis of indeterminate potential (CHIP) – what does it mean?

DR JASMINE SINGH: Investigating the effect of aspirin on genetic risk factors for blood cancer

2021 recipients

Basit Salik

Targeting the cancer-immune crosstalk in AML

Basit Salik - Research scientist

Dr Julian Grabek

Identifying subclones in early phase MPN that drive progression and leukaemic transformation

Dr. Julian Grabek

2020 recipients

Dr Liesl Butler

Investigating the gene mutations and biological pathways that lead to the development of MPNs

Development of improved biomarkers and targeted therapies for MPN

Dr Khai Li Chai

Evaluating the evidence base, current practice and clinical outcomes of immunoglobulin treatment

Khai Li Chai

Julian Lindsay

Using antifungal treatments to prevent infection in people with blood cancers and those undergoing bone marrow transplants

Julian Lindsay

2019 recipients

Dr Wei Jiang

T-cell immunotherapy for B-cell malignancies and viral infections

Dr Wei Jiang

Dr Karthik Nath

Using genetic and molecular technologies to better understand follicular lymphoma

Dr Karthik Nath

Elizabeth Lieschke

Investigating the mechanisms by which Tp53 prevents the development of leukaemia, lymphoma

Elizabeth Lieschke