Scientists, research technicians and students collaborating and working with the Hugh Green Biobank

Biobank Emma Scotter
  • Clinicians – Dr Ed Mee, Dr Patrick Schweder, Dr Clinton Turner, Dr Peter Heppner
  • Research Technicians – Miranda Aalderink, Research Technician, Sheryl Feng, Research Technician, Marika Eszes, Technical Officer Human Brain Bank, Christa MacDonald, Research Technician
  • Scientists – Distinguished Professor Sir Richard Faull, Distinguished Professor Margaret Brimble, Professor Chris Shaw (Kings College London), Professor Bill Denny (ACSRC), Dr Jack Flanagan (ACSRC), Dr John Villiger (CBR), Professor Mark Hampton (University of Otago), Professor Maurice Curtis, Associate Professor Johanna Montgomery, Associate Professor Debbie Young, Professor Ruth Empson (University of Otago), Dr Vickie Shim, Dr Justin Rustenhoven (University of Virginia).
  • Research Fellows – Dr Thomas Park, Dr Emma Scotter, Dr Rebecca Johnson, Dr Kevin Lee, Dr Louise Stubbing, Dr Jane Wu, Dr Yewon Jung, Dr Victor Dieriks, Dr Erin Cawston, Dr Nasim Mehrabi, Dr Malvindar Singh-Bains

Past and present graduate students – Amy Smith, Casey Jowers, Natacha Coppieters, Deidre MacVeigh, Justin Rustenhoven, Leon Smyth, Molly Swanson, Charlotte Dunne, Jena Macapagal, Taylor Stevenson, Yi-han Wu, Serey Naidoo, Zoe Woolf, Daniel Austria, Elizabeth Cooper, Susan Li.


  • Functional human neuron studies
  • Drug screening studies
  • Testing gene therapies
  • Brain tumour biology
  • Developing a device to model brain scar formation
  • Studies of cells making up the blood-brain barrier
  • Studies of oxidative injury to brain cells