News – October 24, 2017

Monash researcher announced as 2017 L’Oreal UNESCO For Women in Science Australian Fellow

Monash BDI’s Dr Stephanie Simonds has been announced as one of the 2017 L’Oreal UNESCO For Women In Science Australian Fellows. Awarded to outstanding early career female scientists, these Fellowships aim to highlight the critical importance of ensuring greater participation of women in science. Dr Simonds aims to understand the role of oestrogen in the brain to decrease blood pressure premenopausally in obesity. Watch this video to hear Dr Simonds talk about her research, or Read more.