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Current projects | Student research projects

Whether you want to research, invest, donate or partner with us to accelerate our life-changing discoveries, we'd be delighted to hear from you. We have opportunities for PhD students, post docs and senior researchers to join our lab. Feel free to contact Professor Brian Oldfield with any queries.

Selected funding groups

We gratefully acknowledge the funding given to our lab by the NHMRC:

  • Oldfield, B.J. Brown W., Burton P Mechanisms underlying the efficacy of bariatric surgery – insights from rat models of sleeve gastrectomy and the adjustable gastric band. CIA 2018-2021 $870,000
  • Oldfield, B.J., Allen A.M. Central neural circuits subserving nutrient–activated thermogenesis - the basis of post prandial energy expenditure. CIA 2018-2021 $766,000
  • Oldfield, B.J., Allen A.M., McDougall, S., de Lartigue G. The vagus nerve and gut-brain interactions: the underpinnings of successful weight loss surgery through the recruitment of Brown Adipose Tissue. CIA 2019-2022 $1.203M