Lauren Craig

Lauren Craig
Lauren Craig

Lauren in a PhD candidate at the Murdoch Children’s Research Institute. She completed her bachelor degree (Bsc(Hons) and DipLang) at The University of Melbourne.

Lauren's area of interest is pharmacogenomcis/personalised medicine: the understanding of changed drug reaction based upon otherwise benign genetic variants. She is also keenly interested in science communication and community engagement. 

Lauren's PhD project utilises induced pluripotent stem cell modelling to understand the mechanism and genetic basis of cardiac damage after chemotherapy in paediatric patients.