19952020

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Personal profile

Biography

A/Prof Tim Moss is a developmental physiologist and expert in perinatology. He received his PhD from Monash University in 1999, before establishing the Perinatal Research Laboratories at the University of Western Australia as a leading international centre for perinatal research. He returned to Monash in 2007 and joined the Ritchie Centre at the Hudson Institute in 2010.

Tim’s research is focussed on understanding how exposure to infection or inflammation in utero alters the development of the fetus to affect health after birth. His group is also investigating ways to treat or prevent inflammation and its effects on newborns.

Tim is a leader in perinatology. He is a Board Member of the international Fetal and Neonatal Physiological Society and President-Elect of the Perinatal Society of Australia and New Zealand.

Tim is an accomplished scientific communicator. He has written for crikey.com and Scientific American's Observations Blog, been interviewed on Melbourne’s 3RRR FM and ABC TV 7.30, and provided expert opinion for New Scientist. Tim trained in science communication at The Alan Alda Centre for Communicating Science at Stony Brooke University (USA) in 2014 and completed the MIT Communication Lab summer institute in 2018.

Monash teaching commitment

Tim is chief examiner of BME3082 ‘Fetal and Neonatal Development’, which is consistently ranked by Monash University students in the top 7% of all units taught at Monash University.

External positions

Theme Leader: Fetal and Neonatal Cardiovascular & Respiratory Health (Ritchie Centre), Hudson Institute of Medical Research

2015 → …

Deputy Director (Ritchie Centre), Hudson Institute of Medical Research

2015 → …

Head, Perinatal Inflammation Research Group, Hudson Institute of Medical Research

2010 → …

Research area keywords

  • preterm birth
  • preterm infant
  • intrauterine inflammation
  • pregnancy
  • development
  • lung development
  • chorioamnionitis

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Projects

Pilot study - Testing the first treatment to protect babies of asthmatic women from lung disease

Gatford, K. L., Morrison, J. L., Stark, M., Tai, A., Muhlhausler, B. S., Bischof, R., Clifton, V. L., Moss, T. & Wallace, M.

1/01/2031/12/20

Project: Research

Improving perinatal outcomes.

Hooper, S., Davis, P., Wallace, E., Flemmer, A., Gill, A., McDougall, A., te Pas, A. B., Manley, B., Kamlin, C. O. F., Morley, C., Tingay, D., Polglase, G., Jenkin, G., Dawson, J., Crossley, K., Kerr, L. T., Doyle, L. W., Owen, L. S., Kitchen, M., Thio, M., Kluckow, M., Tolcos, M., Wallace, M., Lim, R., Harding, R., Boland, R., Hodges, R., Miller, S., Cole, T. & Moss, T.

National Health & Medical Research Council (NHMRC)

1/01/1731/12/21

Project: Research

Early life inflammation and development of cardiovascular disease

Moss, T., Burgner, D., Black, M. & Metea, N.

1/08/1731/07/18

Project: Research

Research Output

Brain inflammation and injury at 48 h is not altered by human amnion epithelial cells in ventilated preterm lambs

Nott, F., Jane Pillow, J., Dahl, M., Kelly, S. B., Melville, J., McDonald, C., Nitsos, I., Lim, R., Wallace, E. M., Jenkin, G., Polglase, G. R., Moss, T. J. & Galinsky, R., 2 Mar 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Pediatric Research. 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

1 Citation (Scopus)

Bronchopulmonary dysplasia: Pathophysiology and potential anti-inflammatory therapies

Papagianis, P. C., Pillow, J. J. & Moss, T. J., 1 Apr 2019, In : Paediatric Respiratory Reviews. 30, p. 34-41 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview ArticleResearchpeer-review

7 Citations (Scopus)

Delivery of positive end-expiratory pressure to preterm lambs using common resuscitation devices

Thio, M., Dawson, J. A., Crossley, K. J., Moss, T. J., Roehr, C. C., Polglase, G. R., Davis, P. G. & Hooper, S. B., 1 Jan 2019, In : Archives of Disease in Childhood: Fetal and Neonatal Edition. 104, 1, p. F83-F88 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

1 Citation (Scopus)

Dose-dependent exacerbation of ventilation-induced lung injury by erythropoietin in preterm newborn lambs

Allison, B. J., LaRosa, D. A., Barton, S. K., Hooper, S., Zahra, V., Tolcos, M., Chan, K. Y. Y., Barbuto, J., Inocencio, I. M., Moss, T. J. & Polglase, G. R., 1 Jan 2019, In : Journal of Applied Physiology. 126, 1, p. 44-50 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

2 Citations (Scopus)

Maternal allergic asthma during pregnancy alters fetal lung and immune development in sheep: potential mechanisms for programming asthma and allergy

Wooldridge, A. L., Clifton, V. L., Moss, T. J. M., Lu, H., Jamali, M., Agostino, S., Muhlhausler, B. S., Morrison, J. L., De Matteo, R., Wallace, M. J., Bischof, R. J. & Gatford, K. L., 15 Aug 2019, In : The Journal of Physiology. 597, 16, p. 4251-4262 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

4 Citations (Scopus)

Prizes

Brightspark Fellowship

Moss, Timothy (Recipient), 2003

Prize: Competitive Fellowships

Honorary Research Fellow

Moss, Timothy (Recipient), 1998

Prize: Honorary degree

John Read Prize for Physiological Research

Moss, Timothy (Recipient), 1996

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Monash Research Accelerator Award

Moss, Timothy (Recipient), 2012

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

NHMRC Early Career Researcher Award

Moss, Timothy (Recipient), 2004

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Activities

  • 9 Grant review responsibilities
  • 9 Peer review panel or committee
  • 5 Editorial responsibility
  • 1 Public outreach

Frontiers in Physiology (Journal)

Timothy Moss (Editor in chief)

Aug 2017 → …

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesEditorial responsibility

Einstein A Go-Go radio interview

Timothy Moss (Contributor)

20 Mar 2016

Activity: Community Talks, Presentations, Exhibitions and EventsPublic outreach

Assigners Academy

Timothy Moss (Member)

2016

Activity: External Academic EngagementPeer review panel or committee

Career Development Fellowship Grant Review Panel

Timothy Moss (Member)

2015

Activity: External Academic EngagementPeer review panel or committee

Member, Project Grant Review Panel

Timothy Moss (Member)

2014

Activity: External Academic EngagementPeer review panel or committee

Press / Media

Max on a Mission

Timothy Moss

21/06/19

1 item of Media coverage

Press/Media: Article/Feature

Inflammation before birth worsens atherosclerosis

Timothy Moss

4/06/19

4 items of Media coverage

Press/Media: Article/Feature

The (scientific) path less travelled

Timothy Moss

9/11/18

1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Blogs, Podcasts and Social MediaBlogs

ABC 7.30

Timothy Moss

12/09/18

1 item of Media coverage

Press/Media: Profile/Interview

ABC 7.30

Timothy Moss

14/08/17

1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Expert Comment