Sources of funding

All research carried out within the Women's Health Research Program in the School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, is approved by the Monash University Human Ethics Committee. As part of this approval process all sources of funding are clearly stated.

Sources of research funding include:

The main source of funding for the Women's Health Research Program is from the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) of Australia (NHMRC Project Grants, Professor Susan Davis Senior Principal Research Fellowship, Postdoctoral Fellows and PhD Students), competitive research grants from philanthropic trusts and investigator-initiated studies with industry support.

  • The Sex Hormones in Older Women Study – NHMRC Project Grant
  • The Grollo Ruzzene Foundation Young Women’s Health Study is supported by a philanthropic grant from the Grollo Ruzzene Foundation
  • Optimising the health of women at midlife to minimise immediate and long-term morbidity – NHMRC Partnership Project Grant (1152778)

Other sources of support include:

QUEST: Que122 for vasomotor symptoms in women after breast cancer study. Supported by Que Oncology

Other financial disclosures: Susan Davis has received honoraria from Besins Healthcare, Pfizer and Lawley Pharmaceuticals, and is a consultant to Que Oncology.