Michelle is currently working with the vibrant UNSW Microbiome Research Centre on the Healthy Optimal Australian Microbiome Study.

She has a wide range of research interests including breastfeeding, nutrition and diabetes.

Below are a few of the current and previous projects she has worked on.



Maternal, infant health and infant feeding

Feeding and caring for infants and young children in COVID-19 quarantine in Australia


Michelle Fitzmaurice Healthy Optimal Australian Microbiome Study
Michelle Fitzmaurice The MothersBabies Study preconception microbiome

Diabetes, Prediabetes & Gestational Diabetes

Michelle Fitzmaurice Glycated Insulin A novel clinical Biomarker for Type 2 Diabetes Prediabetes and Gestational Diabetes