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Michelle Maugham

Michelle Maugham

Positions

  • PhD Candidate, APCRC-Q
  • Member, IHBI, QUT

Contact Details

Linkedin profile
https://www.linkedin.com/in/michelle-maugham-467202114/

Qualifications

BBiomed (Hons) First Class, Queensland University of Technology, 2012

BAppSci (Biotech), Queensland University of Technology, 2011

Biography

Michelle Maugham is a PhD candidate in the Faculty of Health (Biomedical Sciences) at QUT looking at the drivers of and drug treatments for advanced prostate cancer associated with metabolic syndrome. She completed a BAppSci (Biotech) at Queensland University of Technology (QUT) is 2011 and went on to complete a BBiomed (Hons) at QUT the following year.

Awards and grants

Awards

Year

Title

2017       

Vice Chancellors performance fund award - QUT

2017

Nominee Vice Chancellors excellence awards - QUT

2017

Awarded travel funding to present research at The Annual Scientific Meeting of the Endocrine Society of Australia and the Society of Reproductive Biology  - QUT

2017

Awarded travel funding to present research at American Association of Cancer Research and Weill Cornell University - QUT

2016

Associate Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (AFHEA) - QUT

2013

Australian Postgraduate Award scholarship- QUT

2013

QUT Excellence Top-Up scholarship- QUT

2010

Vacation Research Experience Scholarship- QUT

Research interests

Prostate Cancer, Endocrinology, Pharmacology, Metabolic Syndrome, Bone Biology

Top publications

Maugham, M., Thomas, P., Crisp, G., Philp, L., Shah, E., Herington, A., Chen, C., Gregory, L., Nelson, C., Seim, I., Jeffery, P., Chopin, L.  Insights from engraftable immunodeficient mouse models of hyperinsulinaemia. Scientific Reports (Nature), 2017. 7(1): p. 491. IF: 5.228; Citations: 3

Seim, I., Jeffery, P., Thomas, P., Walpole, C., Maugham, M., Fung, J., Yap, P., O’Keefe, A., Lai, J., Whiteside, E., Herington, A., Chopin, L. Multi-species sequence comparison reveals conservation of ghrelin gene-derived splice variants encoding a truncated ghrelin peptide. Endocrine, 2016. 52(3): p. 609-617. IF: 3.878; Citations: 4

Raggatt, L.J., et al., Wullshleger, M., Alexander, K., Wu, A., Millard, S., Kaur, S., Maugham, M., Gregory, L., Steck, R., Pettit, A. Fracture Healing via Periosteal Callus Formation Requires Macrophages for Both Initiation and Progression of Early Endochondral Ossification. The American Journal of Pathology, 2014. 184(12): p. 3192-3204. IF: 4.206; Citations: 52

Professional memberships and associations

Year

Title, Organisation

 

Endocrine Society of Australia

 

Australian Society of Medical Research

 

American Association of Cancer Research

 

Society of Hospital Pharmacists Australia

 

Pharmaceutical Society of Australia