Morag Young Australian Diabetes Society and the Australian Diabetes Educators Association Annual Scientific Meeting 2014

Morag Young

Dr Morag Young heads the Cardiovascular Endocrinology Laboratory at MIMR-PHI. She undertook her PhD at the Baker Institute was a CJ Martin Post Doctoral Fellow with the late Keith Parker at UT Southwestern Medical Centre and then with Tim Cole at the Baker Institute. Her work has made significant contributions to the field of mineralocorticoid receptor (MR) biology and cardiovascular disease and most recently has used a series of tissue-selective MR null mice to define the signalling mechanisms of the MR in heart disease. Two recent papers in Hypertension have been selected for editorial comment and one was awarded the American Heart Association Best Basic Science Paper (2009). Morag is a Senior Editor for The Journal of Endocrinology and the Journal of Molecular Endocrinology and for The Journal of Steroid Biochemistry and Molecular Biology and is a Member of the Faculty 1000. She was Victorian convenor for ASMR in 2008.

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