Our people

At Twins Research Australia, collaboration is central to all that we do. This ensures we contribute in the most effective way possible to generating new knowledge to medical research.

As Australia’s only Centre of Research Excellence in Twin Research (funded by the Federal Government’s National Health and Medical Research Council), we have a globally-renown team of experts that support our work. We also benefit from being a part of the broader education, research and teaching environment of the world-leading University of Melbourne.

Twins Research Australia comprises a leadership team of a Director, Two Deputy Directors, Chief Investigators and Associate Directors from institutes around Australia; supported by a management team. See our organisational structure.

Our passionate staff, leadership team, board members, and collaborators work in fields as diverse as research, public health, medicine, allied healthcare, law and ethics, population statistics, information technology, education, health promotion, administration, communications, marketing, finance, policy and advocacy.


Learn more about their individual skills and accomplishments:

Professor John Hopper is an NHMRC Australia Fellow and Professorial Fellow with a PhD in M ....
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Dr Craig leads the Early Life Epigenetics Research Group at the Murdoch Children's Researc ....
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Our small but passionate management team, based in Melbourne, provides professional and ac ....
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Twins Research Australia’s leadership team is led by a Director, Deputy Director, and Ch ....
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TRA’s Expert Reference Group brings a wide range of research, clinical, scientific a ....
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Twins Research Australia

Address: 3/207 Bouverie St
Carlton, Vic 3010

Freecall: 1800 037 021

Email: info@twins.org.au

ABN: 84 002 705 224

Twins Research Australia is a national resource supported by a Centre of Research Excellence Grant from the National Health and Medical Research Council and housed within the University of Melbourne.

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