Holly recently completed an undergraduate degree in Biomedical Science at The University of Queensland. She completed her honours studies in the Laboratory for Cardiac Regeneration headed by Dr Enzo Porrello and Dr James Hudson and is now continuing her studies as a PhD student. Her current research focuses on the development of an acute injury model in human bioengineered myocardium. This year, Holly received an Australia Postgraduate award for her research in cardiac regeneration.