Preventing miscarriages and birth defects | VCCRI

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CEO Paul Rayson is joined by renowned biomedical researcher Professor Sally Dunwoodie of the Victor Chang Cardiac Research Institute. Prof. Dunwoodie's groundbreaking work has revolutionised clinical practices and enabled genetic diagnostic tests worldwide. In 2017, her team achieved a double breakthrough with the potential to prevent recurrent miscarriages and various birth defects.

Currently, Prof. Dunwoodie holds the position of Professor in the Faculty of Medicine at the University of NSW, with extensive research experience, including training at the National Institute for Medical Research in London. In this conversation, she talks with Paul about her scientific research, what she is looking to next, and the importance of the support Hearts and Minds offers research like hers.