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Infectious diseases researcher wins Health Minister's Award

02 July, 2019

ANU's Dr Si Ming Man has won the annual Commonwealth Health Minister's Award for Excellence in Health and Medical Research for 2018.


Leaders in STEM receive Queen's Birthday honours

12 June, 2019 by Lauren Davis

The Queen's Birthday honours have been issued once again, and in 2019 there was no shortage of representatives from the Australian STEM sector on the list.


Nominations now open for medtech, science awards

11 June, 2019

Medical technologists Australia wide, as well as scientists and researchers based in Victoria, are encouraged to nominate for several upcoming award opportunities.


Australia's best clinical trials awarded

04 June, 2019

The 2019 ACTA Trial of the Year Awards recognised the contribution of investigator-led trials to the wellbeing of Australians and improvement to the health system.


Merck awards miniaturised NMR spectroscopy concept

19 April, 2019

The award-winning concept addresses in situ monitoring of chemical composition in microscopic reaction systems on timescales previously inaccessible to nuclear magnetic resonance techniques.


Leukaemia and lupus research to be fast-tracked by GSK

28 March, 2019

Researchers who have identified potential targets for new medicines for acute myeloid leukaemia and lupus have been named the winners of the 2018 GSK Discovery Fast Track Challenge.


Remarkable medical researchers recognised by NHMRC

15 March, 2019

The National Health and Medical Research Council has once again held its annual Research Excellence Awards, this year honouring 23 outstanding researchers.


Nominations open for 2019 PM's Prizes for Science

07 February, 2019

The quest to find Australia's top scientists, innovators and science teachers is on again, with nominations now open for this year's Prime Minister's Prizes for Science.


Cancer researcher nominated for NSW Young Woman of the Year

29 January, 2019

Voting is now open for the NSW Women of the Year Awards, which celebrate the outstanding contribution made by women across NSW to industry, communities and society.


Academy recognises two Australian environmental scientists

20 December, 2018

Australian environmental scientists Dr Tim Doherty and PhD student Nicole Foster have been awarded the Max Day Environmental Science Fellowship Award.


15 institutions receive Athena SWAN Bronze Awards

07 December, 2018

Fifteen Australian institutions have received the inaugural Athena SWAN Bronze Awards for improving gender equity and diversity.


Asia Pacific's top 10 young innovators announced

04 December, 2018

Four Australians were among the winners of MIT Technology Review's Innovators Under 35 Asia Pacific competition for 2019.


170 Australian researchers on "Highly Cited" list

28 November, 2018

Australia has been ranked fifth globally on Clarivate Analytics' Highly Cited Researchers (HCR) list.


2018 Tall Poppies announced

26 November, 2018 by Lauren Davis

The Young Tall Poppy Science Awards recognise the achievements of outstanding young Australian researchers who are passionate about communicating their research.


Melanoma researchers win GSK Award for Research Excellence

20 November, 2018

Georgina Long and Richard Scolyer have tripled the life expectancy for some advanced melanoma patients and transformed how the cancer is managed worldwide.


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