Year 4

By the end of Phase 2 you must have completed the four clinical courses (MFAC 2501-2504), the Integrated Clinical Examination (ICE), the Independent Learning Project (ILP), 12 units of General Education or Extra-Faculty Elective courses and the Portfolio examination.

2015 the inaugural 3 Minute Thesis competition for Medicine ILP students, and on 2 October the Faculty invited finalists to present. These were captivating talks on research being undertaken by undergraduate students, and presentations were all of a very high standard.

The popular choice winner was POWCS student Lucy Bracken (Supervisor Angela Chiew, Co-supervisor  Nick Buckley), whose is researching into pharmacokinetic modelling of digoxin.

The list of finalists, their schools and research topics are given below.





Bracken,Lucy Mary Lilian                         

Dr Angela Chiew

Prince of Wales Clinical School

Pharmacokinetic modelling of Digoxin

Galgut,Bianca Jade                               

Dr Steven Leach

School of Women's Health

Role of non-invasive inflammatory markers in the management of children with Crohn Disease

Gorman,Emma Jane                                 

Dr Robert Guaran

School of Children's Health

Improving Parents understanding of extremely preterm infant Outcomes Data (IPOD)


Prof William Ledger

School of Women's Health

Is there a role for Natural Killer cells in ectopic pregnancy?

Jarratt,Ashlee Tayla 

A/Prof Craig McLachlan

Rural Clinical School

Fundal height at term as an indicator of adverse maternal and neonatal outcomes

Lau,Laurin Mar                                   

Dr Hayden Homer

School of Women's Health

Mechanisms of chemotherapy-induced DNA damage in oocytes

Niles,Naomi Natasha Amalee                       

Dr Emily Granger

St Vincent's Clinical School

The Feasibility of Maastricht Category II DCD Donation in Australia