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Senior Research Fellow


Dr Jessica Buck is using her unique training in both neuroscience and cancer to tackle the challenges of childhood brain cancer research. Jessica completed her Bachelor of Biomedical Science at the University of Newcastle in 2013. Following this she moved to the UK, where she completed her MSc in Neuroscience and a DPhil in Oncology in 2019 from the University of Oxford.

Jessica was supported by Charlie Perkins, Chevening, and Oxford Australia scholarships, and was awarded the 2019 Young Australian Achiever of the Year in the UK award for her research, leadership and sporting achievements. Jessica is currently a Forrest Research Fellow based at the Telethon Kids Institute and the University of Western Australia.

Find Dr Buck on ORCID.