Perron Institute and UWA Medical School


Meeting 1

The MAPS project kicks off with an introductory series of meetings between researchers, PLEX and M4M representatives

Perron Institute and UWA Medical School

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  • Synergies - Perth

    Meeting 1 Episode 1 – The Project

    Sean and the group discuss the origins of the MAPS project and coin a catchphrase in the process… +

  • Synergies - Perth

    Meeting 1 Episode 1 – The Project

    Sean and the group discuss the origins of the MAPS project and coin a catchphrase in the process… +

  • Synergies - Perth

    Meeting 1 Episode 2 – Early Days

    The group discusses the logistics of getting swabs and getting well… +

  • Synergies - Perth

    Meeting 1 Episode 3 – Metabolising the Dose

    The ambition of the MAPS project is to match drugs and doses to patient metabolisms - Katie thinks that sounds too good to be true… +

  • Synergies - Perth

    Meeting 1 Episode 4 – Project Implementation Update

    Asked about metrics, Sean refers to the success of the MAPS approach in his own practice… +

  • Synergies - Perth

    Meeting 1 Episode 5 – The Test

    Sean explains the implications of the “test” and Keith emphasises the liberating effect of PLEX involvement… +

  • Synergies - Perth

    Meeting 1 Episode 6 – Duration of Treatment

    Sean explains how the test is likely to impact “inpatient" treatment periods… +

Research Partners

Sean

Sue – PLEXRP

Katie – PLEXRP

Amanda – PLEXRP

James – Researcher/Psychiatrist

Dennis – PLEXRP

The group in PERTH continue on their voyage into the “nitty gritty” of drugs, genetics and metabolism as Sean introduces some technical aspects of the MAPS study.

  • Synergies - Perth

    Meeting 2 Episode 1 – The genes we are born with

    The PLEX Research partners embarque on a steep learning curve as Sean and James begin to explain, with the help of some rather idiosyncratic metaphors, the significance of our genome. +

  • Synergies - Perth

    Meeting 2 Episode 2 – Are you a high or low metaboliser?

    Meds - It's all in the dosage but how your body deals with it is a deciding factor... +

Research Partners

Sean

Sue – PLEXRP

Katie – PLEXRP

Amanda – PLEXRP

James – Researcher/Psychiatrist

Dennis – PLEXRP

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