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Personal profile

Biography

After completing her PhD at Monash University in 2008, Connie Wong was trained in the Snyder Institute for Chronic Diseases at the University of Calgary in Canada (2008-2012) and the Department of Immunology (Clayton) at Monash University as a Postdoctoral Fellow (2012-2014).

Dr Connie Wong is a current recipient of the CSL Centenary and Heart Foundation Future Leader Fellowship, and head of Neuroinflammation Research Group at Centre for Inflammatory Diseases, Department of Medicine.

https://www.monash.edu/medicine/scs/medicine/research/cid/research/neuroinflammation

Keywords

  • Stroke
  • Intravital imaging
  • Innate immunity
  • Host-Pathogen Interactions
  • Neuroinflammation

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Projects 2014 2023

Research Output 2008 2019

Advanced age promotes colonic dysfunction and gut-derived lung infection after stroke

Wen, S. W., Shim, R., Ho, L., Wanrooy, B. J., Srikhanta, Y., Prame Kumar, K., Nicholls, A. J., Shen, S., Sepehrizadeh, T., De Veer, M., Srikanth, V., Ma, H., Phan, T., Lyras, D. & Wong, C., 1 Oct 2019, In : Aging Cell. 18, 5, 13 p., e12980.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

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Aging- and vascular-related pathologies

Wen, S. W. & Wong, C. H. Y., 1 Feb 2019, In : Microcirculation. 26, 2, 8 p., e12463.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview ArticleOtherpeer-review

Chronic sympathetic driven hypertension promotes atherosclerosis by enhancing hematopoiesis

Al-Sharea, A., Lee, M. K. S., Whillas, A., Michell, D. L., Shihata, W. A., Nicholls, A. J., Cooney, O. D., Kraakman, M. J., Veiga, C. B., Jefferis, A. M., Jackson, K., Nagareddy, P. R., Lambert, G., Wong, C. H. Y., Andrews, K. L., Head, G. A., Chin-Dusting, J. & Murphy, A. J., 28 Feb 2019, In : Haematologica: the hematology journal. 104, 3, p. 456-467 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

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Activation of the sympathetic nervous system modulates neutrophil function

Nicholls, A. J., Wen, S. W., Hall, P., Hickey, M. J. & Wong, C. H. Y., 1 Feb 2018, In : Journal of leukocyte biology. 103, 2, p. 295-309 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
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An insight into intestinal mucosal microbiota disruption after stroke

Stanley, D., Moore, R. J. & Wong, C. H. Y., 1 Dec 2018, In : Scientific Reports. 8, 1, 12 p., 568.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

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Prizes

2013 Centenary Institute Lawrence Creative Prize Winner

Connie Wong (Recipient), 1 Jan 2013

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Australian Vascular Biology Society (AVBS) Achievement and Career Development Award

Connie Wong (Recipient), 1 Jan 2017

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Australiasian Society of Immunology (ASI) Gordon Ada Travel Award

Connie Wong (Recipient), 1 Jan 2017

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Activities 2013 2017

  • 3 Grant review responsibilities
  • 3 Public lecture/debate/seminar
  • 2 Committees and working groups

VIIN Careers Evening

Connie Wong (Contributor)
3 May 2017

Activity: Community Talks, Presentations, Exhibitions and EventsPublic lecture/debate/seminar

Pint of Science: Our Body

Connie Wong (Contributor)
16 May 2017

Activity: Community Talks, Presentations, Exhibitions and EventsPublic lecture/debate/seminar

AAS Early Career and Student Breakfast Workshop

Connie Wong (Contributor)
26 Oct 2017

Activity: Community Talks, Presentations, Exhibitions and EventsPublic lecture/debate/seminar

Monash SCS Postgraduate Research Committee

Connie Wong (Fellow)
2016 → …

Activity: External Academic EngagementCommittees and working groups

Monash Micro Imaging (MMI-MHTP): Advisory Committee

Connie Wong (Fellow)
2016 → …

Activity: External Academic EngagementCommittees and working groups

Press / Media

Herald Sun article "A gut feel on stroke infections"

Connie Wong

4/10/16

1 media contribution

Press/Media: Expert Comment

Herald Sun article "A stroke of genius"

Connie Wong

2/12/13

1 media contribution

Press/Media: Expert Comment