Dr Jessica Briffa

Postdoctoral Research in the Department of Anatomy & Physiology

Jessica completed her PhD in 2015 in the Department of Physiology at the University of Melbourne. Her research has focused on understanding the role embryo and placenta play in the development of pregnancy complications and examining the beneficial impact of maternal interventions. She now works as a Research Fellow at the University of Melbourne examining the impact novel genes have on the heart and placenta.