The University Adelaide G-TRAC Centre was presented with their finalist certificate at the launch of the 2014 Intergenerational Festival at COTA SA today. G-TRAC is a finalist in the Every Generation Intergenerational Award which recognises exemplary initiatives that bring older and younger people together in partnership. We’re also pleased to announce that G-TRAC advisor and Community Fitness Leader […]
The School of Medicine would like to congratulate Tongzhi Wu, who has been chosen as a University Doctoral Research Medal recipient for 2013. Tongzhi will be presented with his award at the April 2014 Graduation Ceremony.
The 7th Annual FHS Postgraduate Research Conference took place on Thursday, 29 August at the National Wine Centre of Australia. The School of Medicine congratulates the prize recipients at this competitive and well-attended event. During the morning sessions over 100 postgraduate research students presented posters of their research to reviewers, other postgraduates and staff members. […]
Congratulations to Adam Deane and Michael Horowitz Congratulations to Adam Deane and Michael Horowitz on their fantastic success in the 2013 Science Excellence Awards, held in the Adelaide Town Hall on Friday 16th August 2013. Adam Deane won the award for excellence in the category of Early Career STEM Professional –Health and Life Sciences. Adam and Michael […]
Professor Prash Sanders has recently received a prestigious NHMRC Achievement Award for the highest ranked Practitioner Fellowship. His application – “Prevention and management of atrial fibrillation: a new paradigm” includes a translational series of studies that focus on reducing hospitalisation, reducing stroke risk, improving mortality and prevention. It aims to build research infrastructure in heart […]
Dr Shailaja Nair was awarded the RM Gibson Prize at the Australia and New Zealand Society For Geriatric Medicine Annual Scientific Meeting on the 18th of June 2013 for her platform presentation ‘Intermittent Walking: A Potential Treatment Strategy For Older People With Post-prandial Hypotension’. She is currently enrolled in a Masters of Philosophy in Clinical […]
Congratulations to Dr Kathleen Pishas who has won the Ross Wishart Memorial Award at the recent Australian Society for Medical Research (ASMR) Medical Research Week SA Scientific Meeting. The award is presented to the most outstanding presentation by a young investigator. Dr Pishas, a postdoctoral researcher with the Sarcoma Research Group in the Centre for […]
The School of Medicine takes great pleasure in congratulating our PhD student Rowan Valentine who has won a University Doctoral Research Medal for 2012. These prestigious medals have been awarded to students in recognition of outstanding thesis outcomes. Congratulations Rowan!
Congratulations to Emeritus Professor Robert Goldney (Discipline of Psychiatry) and Professor Dinesh Selva (Discipline of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences) for their Australia Day honours achievements. Emeritus Professor Robert Goldney was made an Officer of the Order of Australia (AO) in the Australia Day honours for his distinguished service to medicine in the field of psychiatry, as […]
Affiliate Associate Lecturer Jenny Myers has won The Australian Society for Medical Research 2012 Ross Wishart Memorial Award. The annual awards are named after Ross Wishart in recognition of his significant contributions to medical research and the ASMR. Senior Lecturer Dr. James Muecke has been recognised in the Queen’s Honours List this year. Dr. Muecke […]