IHMRI affiliation

Theme:Diagnostics and therapeutics
Role:Affiliated Stakeholder Advisory Panel (ASAP)
Level:IHMRI Fellow

Research focus

Dr Vine-Perrow’s research program is centered on understanding the mechanisms that drive chemotherapeutic drug resistance in cancer and the development of novel nanomedicines and polymeric scaffolds for site-specific drug delivery.

Research projects

Publications and funding


  • CINSW TCRC CONCERT (Centre for Oncology Education & Research Training)
  • Australian Nanotechnology Network (ANN)
  • British Society for Nanomedicine
  • International Society for Fibrinolysis and Proteolysis
  • International Liposome Society
  • UOW Cancer Drug Discovery Group (co-founder)

Other roles

  • Director: Australian Chapter of the Controlled Release Society
  • Review Editor on the Editorial Board: Neurodegeneration for Frontiers in Neurology, Neuroscience and Psychiatry
  • Mentor: ASI Curious Minds STEM Program

IHMRI research team

Research fellows

Samantha Wades - Associate Research Fellow E: wades@uow.edu.au
Gayathri Ediriweera - Associate Research Fellow E: a.ediriweera@uq.net.au (based at UQ, QLD)

Research assistants

Ashleigh Hope E: ah457@uowmail.edu.au

Honours students

Keira Hughes 2021
Jordyn Clough 2021
Kelly Fraser 2021
Jake Schwenke 2021