Pictured: The award winners from the New Horizons 2018 conference. (Credit: Valery Combes)
Congratulations to Centenary’s Kathy On, Dr Elinor Hortle, Khalia Ackermann and Stephanie Sun who received awards at the recent New Horizons Combined Health Science Conference.
Runner Up – Best Oral Presentation by a Young Investigator Award – Kathy On, Immune Imaging Program
Best Oral Presentation by an Early Career Researcher Award – Dr Elinor Hortle, Immune-Vascular Interactions Laboratory
Josephine Anderson Award Best Oral Presentation (technical officer/research assistant) – Khalia Ackermann, Liver Immunology Program
Honours Students – Popular Choice Award – Stephanie Sun, Epigenetics and RNA Biology Program
In its 35th year, the New Horizons 2018 conference provides early career scientists, students (PhD, Honours and Masters) along with Research Assistants with the opportunity to showcase their research work.
Centenary’s Professor Mark Gorrell was selected as bearer of the University of Sydney ceremonial Mace at the recent Graduation Ceremony where Jia Li and James Henderson, who both completed their PhD’s at Centenary, received their degrees.
The Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand bestows one of their most prestigious awards to Professor Phil Hansbro.
WHO and the regional Green Light Committee at Centenary hosting regional tuberculosis control training.