Trauma Research

Researchers at TRI are investigating new ways to approach diagnosis of post-traumatic stress disorder, and ways to accelerate fracture healing. 

Key Researchers
Nathan Tosh
Allison Pettit
Carolyn Mountford
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Blast Trauma
Bone Health & Fracture Repair
Post-traumatic Stress Disorder
Findings open way to treat debilitating spinal injury complication A Mater Research team based at the Translational Research Institute (TRI), are unravelling the causes of a painful and...Read more
World first research a game changer for spinal cord injuries TRI-based Mater Research Principal Fellow, Professor Jean-Pierre Levesque , is le ading an international collaboration to develop new...Read more
UQDI researchers find new way to reduce scarring By blocking part of the healing process, TRI-based researchers from The University of Queensland Diamant ina Institute (UQDI), have reduced skin...Read more
USing placenta stem cells to help bones mend Scientists based at TRI are developing a new regenerative medicine treatment to help mend fractured bones using stem cells taken from placentas. Associate...Read more
Evidence of changes found in brain chemicals involved in learning and memory of PTSD patients In an important step towards improved diagnosis and treatment of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD),...Read more