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Three Minute Thesis (3MT)

Three Minute Thesis (3MT)

An 80,000 word thesis would take 9 hours to present.

Their time limit... 3 minutes

2019 Winners

Play video: 3MT 2018 Winner – Kate Edwards

Winner - UTAS 3MT Final

Kate Edwards (College of Health and Medicine)
Blood and guts: optimising health and performance in female ultra-endurance athletes

Play video: 3MT 2018 Runner-up – David Moreno

Runner Up - UTAS 3MT Final

Niamh Chapman (College of Health and Medicine)
Stopping a killer in its tracks: a new approach to prevent the leading cause of death

Play video: Peoples choice Tess - Nikitenko

People’s Choice – UTAS 3MT Final

Tess Nikitenko (College of Health and Medicine)
Why can't we just control ourselves?

2019 Finalists

Play video: 2019  – Brianna Atto

Brianna Atto

Play video: Duncan Robinson

Duncan Robinson

Play video: Duran Zhao

Duran Zhao

Play video: Kate Edwards

Kate Edwards

Play video: Ming Chen

Ming Chen

Play video: 2018 Finalist –

Niamh Chapman

Play video: Tess Nikitenko

Tess Nikitenko

Play video: Thi Song Van Luong

Thi Song Van Luong

Play video: Thomas Botterill-James

Thomas Botterill-James

2018 Winners

Play video: 3MT 2018 Winner – Glen Bain

First Place and People's Choice

Glen Bain (Natural Sciences)
Fully-fledged restoration ecology

Play video: 3MT 2018 Runner-up – David Moreno

Second Place

David Moreno (IMAS)
The unexpected life of a common shark in an uncommon habitat


2018 Finalists

Play video: 2018 Finalist – Sheryl Hamilton

Sheryl Hamilton (IMAS)
How to stop killing seals in trawl nets

Play video: 2018 Finalist –

Dario Rodriguez-Cubillo (Natural Sciences)
Through burning eyes - Fires of the past, lessons for the future

Play video: 2018 Finalist –

Zhen Zhou (Menzies)
Statins in healthy older adults: Curse or Cure?

Play video: 2018 Finalist –

Olivia Swann (Menzies)
The impact of dietary fibre intake on inflammation and depression

Play video: 2018 Finalist –

Niamh Chapman (Menzies)
Digital Healthcare: Improving the prevention of cardiovascular disease

Play video: 2018 Finalist –

Katie-Jane Brickwood (Health Sciences)
How to keep older adults active: Technology versus Human Interaction

Play video: 2018 Finalist –

Van Thi Tuong Nguyen (Menzies)
The powerhouse of stem cells

Play video: 2018 Finalist –

Shane Morris (Natural Sciences)
Translocations: A story about a kid, a tiger and a possum

2017 Competitors

Play video: Patricia Graham - Gene hunting

First Place
Patricia Graham (Menzies)
Gene hunting: Unravelling the causes of glaucoma blindness

Play video: Lauren Roman - Plastic ingestion in Australian seabirds

Second Place
Lauren Roman (IMAS)
Plastic ingestion in Australian seabirds

Play video: Yan Zhang - Better understanding of progressive Multiple Sclerosis (MS)

People's Choice
Yan Zhang (Menzies)
Better understanding of progressive Multiple Sclerosis (MS)

Play video: David Bayliss - What influences how men choose a treatment for their prostate cancer?

David Bayliss (Health)
What influences how men choose a treatment for their prostate cancer?

Play video: Hoang Phan - Sex differences in management and outcomes after stroke

Hoang Phan (Menzies)
Sex differences in management and outcomes after stroke

Play video: Mike Guerzoni - Behind the Candelabra: Preventing Child Sexual Abuse in Tasmania

Mike Guerzoni (Social Sciences)
Behind the Candelabra: Preventing Child Sexual Abuse in Tasmania

Play video: Toby Newstead - Leading with virtue

Toby Newstead (TSBE)
Leading with virtue

Play video: Nicole Hellessey - Licence to Krill

Nicole Hellessey (IMAS)
Licence to Krill

Play video: Fera Dewi - Shelf-Life Extension of Atlantic Salmon

Fera Dewi (SET)
Shelf-Life Extension of Atlantic Salmon