October 2012

Prestigious Research Medal Awarded to Professor Kathryn North

On Tuesday, 16th October, Professor Kathryn North AM was presented with the prestigious Ramaciotti Medal for Excellence in Biomedical Research following her role in discovering what researchers have termed the ‘gene for speed’.
The medal recognised Professor North’s incredible contribution to biomedical research in the key areas of neuromuscular disorders, neurofibromatosis and the study of genes that influence athletic performance and also saw Professor North receive a $50,000 grant for future research Read full story...


Professor Elizabeth Elliott recognised as one of Australia’s top 100 influential women

Prof Elizabeth Elliott has been recognised as one of Australia’s outstanding women who are using their influence to improve business and society. The Inaugural 100 Women of Influence awards, sponsored by The Australian Financial Review and Westpac, were held at the Museum of Contemporary Arts. The finalists were selected from across the economy by a panel of leading Australians Read full story...


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