News & Events

The Raine Study is well recognised as the longest one of only a handful of successful lifecycle studies in the World.  Over 27 years, over 450 publications have shared results from the study. Our research findings have been diverse: from the safety of ultrasounds; to bullying; to how the Western diet influences academic performance; and the effects of genes on immunity.

July 2, 2018 / Participant News, Research

Meet Claire: 28 year old follow-up appointment

We followed the amazing Claire on part 1 of her 28 year old follow-up appointment recently. The commitment of our...
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April 18, 2018 / Participant News

Baby girl earns a special name, thanks to Mum’s lifelong commitment

Marisa Tucker has been part of the Raine Study her entire life, and when she and partner, Aaron, welcomed their first baby earlier this year, so strong was her association to the study, her new daughter earned the middle name of Raine.
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March 5, 2018 / Participant News

Meet Alex: Participant Profile

Alex Marsh is on our Community Advisory Committee as a Gen2 participant. She is also the Secretary of the committee...
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March 5, 2018 / Board Appointments

Jan Stewart appointed as Chair of the Raine Study

Jan Stewart has been appointed as the Chair of the Raine Study (Unincorporated Joint Venture) Board. The Western Australian Pregnancy...
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January 30, 2018 / Participant News

Meet Roland

Roland Kerr is a member of the Community Advisory Committee as well as a Gen2 participant in the Raine Study. The Raine Study has been a part of Roland’s entire life and we had a chat to him about what it means to him and why he continues to volunteer his time.
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January 30, 2018 / Participant News

Meet Martin: Participant Profile

Martin Becker is a member of the Community Advisory Committee and also our UJV Board. Martin is also one of our original Raine Study ‘Dad’s’ – and part of our Gen1 group. We had a quick chat with Martin to ask him about his experience with the Raine Study over the last 27+ years.
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January 22, 2018 / Research

Professor John Newnham

Professor John Newnham, our Founding Investigator, explains the impact the Raine Study has had since its earliest beginnings.
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December 4, 2017 / Participant News

Meet Claire: Participant Profile

Claire is part of our Gen2 cohort, a member of the Raine Study Community Advisory Committee and also a participant representative on our Management Committee.
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December 4, 2017 / Participant News

Meet Rachael: Participant Profile

Rachel Wilkinson is part of our Gen2 cohort, a member of the Raine Study Community Advisory Committee and also a participant representative on our Scientific Review Committee.
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November 28, 2017 / Participant News

Meet Jessie: Participant Profile

Meet Jessie. Jessie Appleyard is part of our Gen2 cohort and is also the Chair of the Raine Study Community Advisory Committee.
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November 22, 2017 / Participant News

Meet Cornel: Participant Profile

Cornel Scheibling is part of our Gen1 cohort and also a member of the Raine Study Community Advisory Committee. The Community Advisory Committee is made up of participants from the Gen1 and Gen2 cohorts and it is their role to provide input and a community perspective into Raine Study activities.
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November 6, 2017 / Participant News

500th participant through “27 year follow up” of the Raine Study

Sheridan Brayshaw was recently the 500th member of the cohort to participate in a series of health tests as part of the study’s “Generation 2” 27 year old follow up, which is studying the genetic and early life factors that predict cardio-metabolic health and disease.
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November 6, 2017 / Participant News

Three Generations Dedicated to Health Science

Three generations of the Lim family were recognised by Her Excellency, the Honourable Kerry Sanderson AC, Governor of Western Australia on Friday 20st October at the Raine Study Annual Scientific Meeting for 2017.
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You can view the latest research news about the Raine Study here.

Media Contact: Lorelei Campbell, Raine Study Communications Manager, lorelei.campbell@uwa.edu.au or Mobile: 0432 163 334