Dr Hannah Palliser

Dr Hannah Palliser

Research Fellow

School of Biomedical Sciences and Pharmacy (Pharmacy and Experimental Pharmacology)

Career Summary

Biography

Research Expertise
- Premature labour - Intrauterine growth restriction - Fetal and neonatal neurodevelopment and wellbeing - Animal models - Myometrial activity - Progesterone and neuroprotection 

Collaborations
Premature labour, Intrauterine growth restriction, Fetal and neonatal neurodevelopment and wellbeing, Animal models, Myometrial activity, Progesterone and neuroprotection.

Qualifications

  • Doctor of Philosophy, Monash University
  • Bachelor of Science (Biomedical), Monash University
  • Bachelor of Science (Honours)(Biomedical), Monash University

Keywords

  • Fetal
  • Labour
  • Myometrial
  • Neurosciences
  • Paediatrics
  • Reproductive Medicine

Fields of Research

Code Description Percentage
111499 Paediatrics and Reproductive Medicine not elsewhere classified 65
111799 Public Health and Health Services not elsewhere classified 20
170299 Cognitive Sciences not elsewhere classified 15

Professional Experience

UON Appointment

Title Organisation / Department
Research Fellow University of Newcastle
School of Biomedical Sciences and Pharmacy
Australia

Academic appointment

Dates Title Organisation / Department
1/07/2007 - 1/07/2012 Fellow UON

UoN Research Fellowship

University of Newcastle
School of Biomedical Sciences and Pharmacy
Australia
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Grants and Funding

Summary

Number of grants 14
Total funding $1,963,943

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20161 grants / $21,745

Reduced neurosteroid stimulation following preterm birth adversely affects long-term patterns of behaviour $21,745

Funding body: John Hunter Hospital Charitable Trust

Funding body John Hunter Hospital Charitable Trust
Project Team Doctor Hannah Palliser, Professor Jon Hirst, Doctor Rebecca Glover
Scheme Research Grant
Role Lead
Funding Start 2016
Funding Finish 2016
GNo G1600447
Type Of Funding Other Public Sector - State
Category 2OPS
UON Y

20151 grants / $1,188,941

Perinatal stress leads to neurosteroid deficits and adverse behavioural outcomes$1,188,941

Funding body: NHMRC (National Health & Medical Research Council)

Funding body NHMRC (National Health & Medical Research Council)
Project Team Professor Jon Hirst, Associate Professor David Walker, Doctor Hannah Palliser, Professor Deborah Hodgson
Scheme Project Grant
Role Investigator
Funding Start 2015
Funding Finish 2019
GNo G1400014
Type Of Funding Aust Competitive - Commonwealth
Category 1CS
UON Y

20142 grants / $47,512

Progesterone therapy for preterm labour - evaluation of effects on fetal neuroactive steroid profiles$27,512

Funding body: John Hunter Hospital Charitable Trust

Funding body John Hunter Hospital Charitable Trust
Project Team Professor Jon Hirst, Professor Ian Symonds, Doctor Hannah Palliser
Scheme Research Grant
Role Investigator
Funding Start 2014
Funding Finish 2014
GNo G1400122
Type Of Funding Other Public Sector - State
Category 2OPS
UON Y

Stress in pregnancy and poor neurodevelopmental outcomes in children: the role of miRNA in regulating neurosteroid dysfunction$20,000

Funding body: Hunter Medical Research Institute

Funding body Hunter Medical Research Institute
Project Team Doctor Hannah Palliser, Professor Jon Hirst
Scheme Project Grant
Role Lead
Funding Start 2014
Funding Finish 2014
GNo G1401439
Type Of Funding Grant - Aust Non Government
Category 3AFG
UON Y

20121 grants / $34,454

Disruption of gestational neurosteroid concentrations by stressful events leads to adverse neurodevelopmental and behavioural outcomes in children form these pregnancies$34,454

Funding body: John Hunter Hospital Charitable Trust

Funding body John Hunter Hospital Charitable Trust
Project Team Professor Jon Hirst, Professor Ian Symonds, Doctor Hannah Palliser
Scheme Research Grant
Role Investigator
Funding Start 2012
Funding Finish 2012
GNo G1200176
Type Of Funding Other Public Sector - State
Category 2OPS
UON Y

20111 grants / $2,000

Society for Gynecologic Investigation (SGI), Miami, Florida, USA, 16 - 19 March 2011$2,000

Funding body: University of Newcastle - Faculty of Health and Medicine

Funding body University of Newcastle - Faculty of Health and Medicine
Project Team Doctor Hannah Palliser
Scheme Travel Grant
Role Lead
Funding Start 2011
Funding Finish 2011
GNo G1100147
Type Of Funding Internal
Category INTE
UON Y

20101 grants / $23,025

Investigation of IUGR-associated preterm labour using a guinea pig model$23,025

Funding body: John Hunter Hospital Charitable Trust

Funding body John Hunter Hospital Charitable Trust
Project Team Doctor Hannah Palliser, Professor Jon Hirst, Professor Ian Symonds
Scheme Research Grant
Role Lead
Funding Start 2010
Funding Finish 2010
GNo G1000119
Type Of Funding Other Public Sector - State
Category 2OPS
UON Y

20091 grants / $13,470

i-STAT 1 Blood Gas Analyser and Softron BP-98E$13,470

Funding body: NHMRC (National Health & Medical Research Council)

Funding body NHMRC (National Health & Medical Research Council)
Project Team Conjoint Professor Ian Wright, Professor Jon Hirst, Professor Eugenie Lumbers, Conjoint Professor Tamas Zakar, Doctor Hannah Palliser
Scheme Equipment Grant
Role Investigator
Funding Start 2009
Funding Finish 2009
GNo G0189843
Type Of Funding Other Public Sector - Commonwealth
Category 2OPC
UON Y

20082 grants / $24,808

Does fetal growth restriction increase uterine activity and upregulate labour associated genes preterm?$15,208

Funding body: John Hunter Hospital Charitable Trust

Funding body John Hunter Hospital Charitable Trust
Project Team Professor Jon Hirst, Doctor Hannah Palliser, Professor Ian Symonds
Scheme Research Grant
Role Investigator
Funding Start 2008
Funding Finish 2008
GNo G0189368
Type Of Funding Other Public Sector - State
Category 2OPS
UON Y

LED fluorescence illuminators and filter set (525nm + 575DF20) for LAS3000 image analysis system$9,600

Funding body: NHMRC (National Health & Medical Research Council)

Funding body NHMRC (National Health & Medical Research Council)
Project Team Laureate Professor Roger Smith, Professor Ian Symonds, Conjoint Associate Professor Andrew Bisits, Conjoint Professor Tamas Zakar, Doctor John Fitter, Doctor Cheng Chan, Conjoint Associate Professor Rick Nicholson, Doctor Giavanna Angeli, Doctor Kaushik Maiti, Doctor Jonathan Paul, Professor Jon Hirst, Doctor Hannah Palliser, Professor Eugenie Lumbers
Scheme Equipment Grant
Role Investigator
Funding Start 2008
Funding Finish 2008
GNo G0188543
Type Of Funding Other Public Sector - Commonwealth
Category 2OPC
UON Y

20074 grants / $607,988

2007 Research Fellowship - PRCRS$565,618

Funding body: University of Newcastle

Funding body University of Newcastle
Project Team Doctor Hannah Palliser
Scheme Research Fellowship
Role Lead
Funding Start 2007
Funding Finish 2012
GNo G0187107
Type Of Funding Internal
Category INTE
UON Y

Beta Radiation Counter Instrument facility$25,670

Funding body: NHMRC (National Health & Medical Research Council)

Funding body NHMRC (National Health & Medical Research Council)
Project Team Laureate Professor Roger Smith, Conjoint Associate Professor Vicki Clifton, Conjoint Professor Tamas Zakar, Conjoint Associate Professor Rick Nicholson, Dr Mark Read, Doctor Cheng Chan, Doctor John Fitter, Conjoint Associate Professor Andrew Bisits, Professor Jon Hirst, Doctor Hannah Palliser, Professor Ian Symonds
Scheme Equipment Grant
Role Investigator
Funding Start 2007
Funding Finish 2007
GNo G0188194
Type Of Funding Other Public Sector - Commonwealth
Category 2OPC
UON Y

2007 Research Fellowship Project Grant$15,000

Funding body: University of Newcastle

Funding body University of Newcastle
Project Team Doctor Hannah Palliser
Scheme Fellowship Grant
Role Lead
Funding Start 2007
Funding Finish 2007
GNo G0188119
Type Of Funding Internal
Category INTE
UON Y

Society of Gynecologic Investigation, 14-17 March 2007$1,700

Funding body: University of Newcastle

Funding body University of Newcastle
Project Team Doctor Hannah Palliser
Scheme Travel Grant
Role Lead
Funding Start 2007
Funding Finish 2007
GNo G0187373
Type Of Funding Internal
Category INTE
UON Y
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Research Supervision

Number of supervisions

Completed5
Current2

Total current UON EFTSL

PhD1

Current Supervision

Commenced Level of Study Research Title Program Supervisor Type
2017 PhD Improving Behavioural Outcomes in Guinea Pigs Following Perinatal Stress PhD (Experimental Pharmacol), Faculty of Health and Medicine, The University of Newcastle Co-Supervisor
2014 PhD Effect of Pre and Postnatal Neurosteroid Therapy on Neurodevelopment and Behaviour PhD (Experimental Pharmacol), Faculty of Health and Medicine, The University of Newcastle Co-Supervisor

Past Supervision

Year Level of Study Research Title Program Supervisor Type
2017 PhD Pregnancy Compromises: Role of Neurosteroids in Neurodevelopment and Behaviour PhD (Experimental Pharmacol), Faculty of Health and Medicine, The University of Newcastle Co-Supervisor
2015 PhD The Effects of Maternal Stress on Perinatal Neurodevelopment and Behaviour PhD (Experimental Pharmacol), Faculty of Health and Medicine, The University of Newcastle Co-Supervisor
2015 PhD Understanding Microvascular Function in Preterm Neonates PhD (Paediatrics), Faculty of Health and Medicine, The University of Newcastle Co-Supervisor
2012 PhD Potential Neurosteroid Replacement Therapy Following Premature Birth and Fetal Growth Restriction PhD (Experimental Pharmacol), Faculty of Health and Medicine, The University of Newcastle Co-Supervisor
2010 Masters Betamethasone: A Neuroactive Steroid Deficit and Adverse Effects in the Brain? M Philosophy (Exper Pharmacol), Faculty of Health and Medicine, The University of Newcastle Co-Supervisor
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Dr Hannah Palliser

Position

Research Fellow
Mothers and Babies Research Centre
School of Biomedical Sciences and Pharmacy
Faculty of Health and Medicine

Focus area

Pharmacy and Experimental Pharmacology

Contact Details

Email hannah.palliser@newcastle.edu.au
Phone (02) 4042 0371

Office

Building HMRI
Location Level 3 East

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