Higher Degree by Research Candidate
Adelaide Medical School
Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences
Yoko is a PhD candidate, under Prof. Amanda Page supervision, at the Vagal Afferent Research Group. Her research focuses on the sensory nerve, called the vagal afferents, that innervate the stomach. She aims to investigate the physiological function of this sensory nerve subtypes (i.e. tension and mucosal receptors) in feeding regulation by combining various technical approaches at the molecular and physiological level. She is currently based at South Australian Health and Medical Research Institute (SAHMRI) under Diabetes, Metabolism and Nutrition program, Lifelong Health theme.
Awards and Achievements
Date Type Title Institution Name Country Amount 2017 Scholarship Australia Awards Scholarship The Government of Australia Indonesia —
Language Competency English — Indonesian — Korean —
Date Institution name Country Title 2012 - 2016 University of Surabaya, Surabaya Indonesia B. Sc.
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