Personal details

Name
Dr Nathalie Bock
Position(s)
Senior Research Fellow
Faculty of Health,
School - Biomedical Sciences,
Research - Biomedical Sciences
IHBI Membership
Institute of Health Biomedical Innovation (IHBI),
IHBI Health Projects,
IHBI Biomedical Sciences - CDA
Discipline *
Other Biological Sciences, Biochemistry and Cell Biology, Biomedical Engineering
Phone
+61 7 3443 7343
Email
Location
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Identifiers and profiles
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Qualifications

Doctor of Philosophy (Queensland University of Technology)

Professional memberships
and associations
  • European Association for Cancer Research (EACR)
  • Australian Microscopy and Microanalysis Society (AMMS)
  • Australasian Society for Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering (ASBTE)
  • Australian Society for Medical Research (ASMR)
  • Women in Technology (WiT)
Keywords

Cancer Models, Tissue Engineering, Tumor Microenvironment, Bioengineering, Biomaterials, Bone Metastasis, Prostate Cancer, Breast Cancer, Cancer, Personalised Medicine

* Field of Research code, Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification (ANZSRC), 2008

Teaching

Lecturing/Tutoring Contributions

2017 – Current: LQB601 – Cancer Biology

2019 – Current: LQB684 – Advances in Medical Biotechnology

This information has been contributed by Dr Nathalie Bock.

Experience

Media Releases

Appointments

  • 2020 – 2023 Department of Innovation and Tourism Industry Development (DITID) – Advance Queensland Industry Research Fellowship, Mid-Career

QUT, Translational Research Institute (TRI) and Institute of Heath and Biomedical Innovation (IHBI), Brisbane – Australia

Topic: Bioengineered platforms for individualised therapy guidance in breast cancer

  • 2015 – 2020  National Health & Medical Research Council (NHMRC) – Peter Doherty Early Career Research Fellow

QUT, Australian Prostate Cancer Research Center – Queensland (APCRC-Q), TRI, IHBI, Brisbane – Australia

Topic: Using 3D bioengineered models to replicate and study the tumour microenvironment in prostate cancer bone metastasis

  • 2014 – 2015  Postdoctoral Research Fellow

QUT, APCRC-Q, TRI, Brisbane – Australia
Topic: Establishment of 3D bioengineered prostate cancer tumour models

http://www.australianprostatecentre.org/

  • 2007 – 2009      Research Associate

National Research Council (CNR),  Institute of Nanostructured Materials (ISMN), Bologna – Italy

Topic: FP7 European project, Magnetic Scaffolds for In Vivo Tissue Engineering

http://www.magister-project.eu/

  • 2006  Intern

Apatech Ltd., London – UK

Topic: Line extensions of bone graft substitutes, ActifuseTM

http://www.apatech.com/

 

This information has been contributed by Dr Nathalie Bock.

Publications


For more publications by this staff member, visit QUT ePrints, the University's research repository.

Awards

Awards and recognition

Type
Academic Honours, Prestigious Awards or Prizes
Reference year
2019
Details
Poster Award Winner, Nature Conference, Biomimetics in Bioengineering. Brisbane, Australia
Type
Academic Honours, Prestigious Awards or Prizes
Reference year
2020
Details
STEMM Diversity and Inclusion Award
Type
Academic Honours, Prestigious Awards or Prizes
Reference year
2017
Details
2017 Award winner Qld, postdoctoral category - Australian Society for Medical Research
Type
Academic Honours, Prestigious Awards or Prizes
Reference year
2017
Details
HOPE meeting with Nobel Laureates in Tokyo
Type
Academic Honours, Prestigious Awards or Prizes
Reference year
2015
Details
Young Investigator Award - Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine, USA
Type
Academic Honours, Prestigious Awards or Prizes
Reference year
2015
Details
Polymers Journal Best Paper Award (2nd prize)
Type
Academic Honours, Prestigious Awards or Prizes
Reference year
2014
Details
Mobility Fellowship - Technical University of Munich, Germany
Type
Academic Honours, Prestigious Awards or Prizes
Reference year
2014
Details
PhD Career Start Award Winner
Type
Recipient of a Nationally Competitive Research Fellowship
Reference year
2014
Details
NHMRC Peter Doherty Early Career Research Fellowship

Research projects

Grants and projects (Category 1: Australian Competitive Grants only)

Title
Bioengineered Humanised Models: A Novel Preclinical Platform for Bone Metastatic Cancer Research
Primary fund type
CAT 1 - Australian Competitive Grant
Project ID
1187030
Start year
2020
Keywords
Title
A Micro-Physiological System to Mimic Human Microbiome-Organ Interactions
Primary fund type
CAT 1 - Australian Competitive Grant
Project ID
DP200101658
Start year
2020
Keywords
Title
Using Bioengineered 3D In Vitro Models to Replicate the Tumour Microenvironment in Prostate Cancer Bone Metastasis
Primary fund type
CAT 1 - Australian Competitive Grant
Project ID
YI 0715
Start year
2016
Keywords
3D In Vitro Models; Bone Metastasis; Prostate Cancer
Title
Using Bioengineered 3D Models to Replicate the Tumour Microenvironment in Prostate Cancer
Primary fund type
CAT 1 - Australian Competitive Grant
Project ID
1091734
Start year
2015
Keywords
Tissue Engineering; Tumour Metastases; Microenvironment; Prostate Cancer; Cancer Cell Biology

Supervision

Current supervisions

Completed supervisions (Masters by Research)

  • Peptide Functionalised Hydrogels for Tissue Regeneration (2020)