Michelle Plummer

Michelle Plummer

Higher Degree by Research Candidate

Adelaide Medical School

Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences

I am aiming to determine the association between antenatal and birth factors and the risk of adverse health outcomes in the mother and offspring at 8-10 years after pregnancy/gestation. These adverse health outcomes include obesity, cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk factors and impaired microvascular function.

I am currently working on my PhD project, which is a follow-up of the SCOPE study. SCOPE was an international pregnancy study that collected extensive maternal, paternal and infant data both during pregnancy and at birth. I am particularly interested in how this data associates with maternal and offspring cardiovascular and metabolic health 8-10 years after the pregnancy. 

Poster presented at DOHaD conference
Poster presented at the DOHaD conference in April 2017


Poster presented at DOHaD 2018 conference
Poster Presented at 2018 DOHaD Conference

Date Scholarship/Grant Title
2017-2019 Research Training Program Stipend

2017 & 2018

Robinson Research Institute Travel Grant
  • Email: michelle.plummer@adelaide.edu.au
  • Campus: North Terrace
  • Building: Adelaide Health and Medical Sciences, floor 6
  • Room: WS6062.37
  • Org Unit: Women's and Children's Health

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