Dr Lauren Jones

Research Associate in Physiology

College of Medicine and Public Health

place Flinders Medical Centre
1284 South Road, Clovelly Park SA 5042

Lauren is a final year PhD student under the supervision of Professor Damien Keating. She is currently a Research Officer in the College of Medicine and Public Health, working in both the Cellular and Molecular Physiology Lab, and the Pregnancy, Health and Beyond Lab. Lauren's main research focuses are in gastrointestinal endocrinology and placental health.


BSc with Honours (1st Class)

2016, Flinders University


2015, Major: Neuroscience and Human Physiology, Flinders University

Honours, awards and grants
  • IMNIS Catalyst 2022
  • PhD/Postdoctoral Award (2020) - College of Medicine and Public Health
  • Centre for Neuroscience Small Grant (2019)
  • Emerging Leaders Showcase Best Short Talk from a PhD student (2019)
  • Centre for Neuroscience Scientific Exchange Funding (2019) for lab visit to Reno, Nevada
  • Government of South Australia: Dept of Water and Environment PHD Top Up Stipend (2019)
  • Flinders University Student Association Development Grant (2018)
  • Australian Government Research Training Program PhD Scholarship (2017)
  • Centre for Neuroscience Best Honours Presentation (2016)
  • Centre for Neuroscience Travel Grant (2016)