The National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) 2018 Research Excellence Awards were recently announced in Canberra. These Awards recognise “excellence in the health and medical research sector by celebrating individual achievements, leadership and the exceptional contributions of Australian researchers to their fields of research”.
Four outstanding researchers from BioMedVic members were recognised with different categories of the 2018 Research Excellence Awards:
- Professor Patrick McGorry AO (University of Melbourne) – Research Fellowship. This award is given to the highest ranked applicant in NHMRC’s Research Fellowship scheme.
- Professor Peter Choong (University of Melbourne, St. Vincent’s Hospital Melbourne) – Practitioner Fellowship. This award is given to the highest ranked applicant in NHMRC’s Practitioner Fellowship scheme.
- A/Professor Yuming Guo (Monash University) – Career Development Fellowships: Population Health – Level 2
- A/Professor Rebecca Lim (Monash University) – Career Development Fellowships: Industry – Level 2
BioMedVic warmly congratulates these and all recipients of the NHMRC 2018 Research Excellence Awards.
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