DPhil Student and Medical Sciences Graduate School Scholar
Before coming to Oxford from Australia, Monica completed a Bachelor of Biomedicine followed by a Doctor of Medicine at the University of Melbourne, placing on the Dean's Honours List during each degree. Her research interests began at the Centre for Eye Research Australia, where she investigated a preclinical model for retinal gene therapy under supervision of Dr Thomas Edwards.
She has now joined the Retinal Disease and Repair lab led by Dr Kanmin Xue. Her DPhil in Clinical Neurosciences will explore both the pathogenesis and treatment of age-related macular degeneration.