2007 Victorian Award Winners

  • Dr Ben Croker

    Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research Ben examines how immune cells communicate using hormone-like molecules called cytokines. The … Read More »

  • Associate Professor David Dunstan

    International Diabetes Institute David is a leading researcher on the role of physical activity in the prevention and management of … Read More »

  • Dr Kim Halpin

    CSIRO Australian Animal Health Laboratory (AAHL) Kim works in a team, contributing to Australia’s emergency animal disease preparedness through a … Read More »

  • Dr Benjamin Kile

    Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research Benjamin focusses his research on genes that control blood cell production and … Read More »

  • Dr Julie McMullen

    Baker Heart Research Institute Julie researches cardiac hypertrophy (heart growth) and failure, specifically focusing on molecular mechanisms responsible for the … Read More »

  • Dr Sarah Meachem

    Prince Henry’s Institute of Medical Research Sarah specialises in the field of reproduction. Sarah is looking at the hormonal factors … Read More »

  • Dr Paul Stoddart

    Swinburne University of Technology Paul leads the Applied Optics Group in the Centre for Atom Optics and Ultrafast Spectroscopy at Swinburne … Read More »

  • Dr Stephen Turner

    University of Melbourne Stephen researches is how our immune systems control viral infections. This control of virus infections is mediated … Read More »

  • Dr Leslie Yeo

    Monash University Leslie’s research is aimed at elucidating the physicochemical hydrodynamics associated with electrically and acoustically driven microfluidic transport. These … Read More »

  • Associate Professor Murat Yücel

    University of Melbourne Murat is the Head of the Impulsive-Compulsive Behaviour Group at Melbourne Neuropsychiatry Centre and the Research Leader of … Read More »