PhD student Natalie Binder, along with Professor David Gardner and Dr. Natalie Hannan, are researching how paternal diet-induced obesity negatively impacts embryo implantation and subsequent development.

Experience

  • 2010–present
    Research assistant, University of Melbourne
  • 2010–present
    Undergraduate practical demonstrator, University of Melbourne

Education

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    University of Melbourne, PhD candidate
  • 2009 
    University of Melbourne, Bachelor of Biomedical Science (Honours)

Publications

  • 2012
    Parental diet-induced obesity leads to retarded early mouse embryo development..., Reproduction, Fertility and Development

Research Areas

  • Reproduction (111404)

Honours

SRB student travel grants (2010, 2011,2012) Jasper Loftus-Hills Award for Research in Zoology Norma Hilda Schuster (nee Swift) Scholarship in Biochemistry John and Allan Gilmour Research Award SRB New Investigator Award finalist 2012