Distinguished Professor
Lyn Griffiths

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Academic Division,
Research Portfolio,
Office of the DVC & VP (Research)


Personal details

Positions

Centre Director, Centre for Genomics & Personalised Health
Academic Division,
Research Portfolio,
Office of the DVC & VP (Research)
Kelvin Grove Q Block Membership
Institute of Health Biomedical Innovation (IHBI),
IHBI Health Projects

Keywords

Molecular Genetics, Migraine, Genomics, Genetic Analysis, Genetic Susceptibility, Gene Profiling, Clinical Trials

Discipline

Genetics

Field of Research code, Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification (ANZSRC), 2008

Qualifications

  • Doctor of Philosophy - Medicine (University of Sydney)

Professional memberships and associations

Current appointments:

  • Executive Director, Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, QUT
  • Director, Genomics Research Centre, QUT
  • Member, Vice Chancellors Advisory Committee, QUT
  • Member, Translational Research Institute, TRI Management Committee
  • Director, Bridge Program
  • Director, Bridge Tech Program
  • Chair, Board of Censors, Diagnostic Genomics,  Human Genetics Society Australasia (HGSA)
  • Founding Member, Therapeutic Innovation Australia (TIA) QLD node


Professional membership:

  • Member, American Society of Human Genetics
  • Member, Australian Headache Society
  • Member, Australian Society for Medical Research
  • Member, Human Genetics Society of Australasia

Publications

QUT ePrints

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Awards

Research projects

Supervision

Current supervisions

  • Identification of novel causative genetic and epigenetic factors in migraine
    PhD, Principal Supervisor
    Other supervisors: Associate Professor Larisa Haupt, Dr Heidi Sutherland
  • Identifying new genes and genetic factors of CADASIL and related stroke and dementia disorders
    PhD, Principal Supervisor
    Other supervisors: Associate Professor Larisa Haupt
  • The Role of Next Generation Sequencing in Newborn Screening
    PhD, Principal Supervisor
    Other supervisors: Dr Hannah Carter
  • Investigation of Y -chromosomal markers for historical military identifications
    PhD, Principal Supervisor
    Other supervisors: Associate Professor Larisa Haupt
  • Investigating the role of common and rare and common genetic variants in migraine subtypes
    PhD, Principal Supervisor
    Other supervisors: Dr Heidi Sutherland