2017 NSW Award Winners

  • Dr Angela Crean

      The University of Sydney Evolutionary Biology   Dr Crean’s research deciphers the role the environment plays in influencing which … Read More »

  • Dr Bridianne O’Dea

      Mental Health, suicide prevention Black Dog Institute, University of New South Wales   Dr O’Dea looks at how we … Read More »

  • Dr Emma Barrett

      Mental health and substance use treatment University of New South Wales   Over 7 million Australians are exposed to … Read More »

  • Dr Emma Beckett

      Nutrition (Gene-nutrient interactions) University of Newcastle   Dr Beckett studies gene-nutrient-environment interactions, investigating how what we eat changes the … Read More »

  • Dr Ivan Kassal

      Chemistry University of Sydney   Current methods for collecting the vast amounts of energy from the sun are expensive … Read More »

  • Dr Jemma Geoghegan

      Virus evolution and emergence Macquarie University   Most infectious diseases arise in humans because a virus has jumped from … Read More »

  • Dr Louis Wang

      Cardiology Victor Chang Cardiac Research Institute   Heart failure is a serious condition where the pumping ability of the … Read More »

  • Dr Louise Mewton

      Mental Health University of New South Wales   Dr Mewton’s research has shown that problematic alcohol use usually develops … Read More »

  • Dr Matthew Baker

      Biophysics and Bacteriology University of New South Wales   Dr Baker focuses on one of the pinnacles of evolution: … Read More »