Monday, 28 November 2016

2016 MHTP Research Week success

Professor Anne Kelso
The inaugural MHTP Research Week last week was an overwhelming success, attended by hundreds of researchers, clinicians, students and staff across the precinct.

Keynote speakers Monash University Chancellor Mr Simon McKeon AO and National Health and Medical Research Council CEO Professor Anne Kelso AO attracted standing-room only audiences.

Professor Kelso spoke about the impact of medical research on improvements in health care and services, funding pressures on researchers and future changes to the NHMRC.  If you missed her presentation, Professor Kelso’s slides are HERE.

View the 2016 MHTP Research Week photo gallery HERE.

Congratulations to the following poster prize winners.
Cancer 1st CA5 Dean Popovski
Cardiovascular 1st CV11 Brian Ko
Child Health and Neontal Health 1st CH19 Flora Wong
Diabetes, Obesity, Men’s Health and Endocrinology 1st EN10 David Scott
Inflammation & Infectious Diseases 1st ID2 Michaela Finsterbusch
Mental Health & Neurosciences 1st NS6 Thanh Phan
Women’s Health 1st WM16 Harriet Fitzgerald
Nursing and Midwifery 1st NM4 Christine East
Public Health & Health Services (including Ageing and Allied Health) 1st PH7 Amanda Thrift
EM/Anaesthetics/ICU/Trauma/Surgery 1st SU3 Simon Bell
Virginia Deswaerte 1st $1,000
Amy Winship 2nd $300
Le Son Tran 3rd $100

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