Dr Elizabeth Gardiner, Australian Centre for Blood Diseases
(ACBD), is the recipient of a Distinguished Visiting Fellowship from
the University of Birmingham, UK. She will take up this one month
visiting fellowship in May, 2014 at the Centre for Cardiovascular
Sciences, Institute of Biomedical Research, University of Birmingham,
Edgbaston, UK. Her host is Professor Steve Watson, an international
leader in the field of platelet biology. Read more »
Congratulations to Dr Christopher Chan who has received a Vice-Chancellor's Commendation for Doctoral Thesis Excellence for his PhD thesis. Christopher was a PhD student in the Department of Immunology who completed his thesis in 2013. He did his research at the Peter MacCallum Hospital under the supervision of adjunct staff members Prof Mark Smyth and Dr Daniel Andrews. The title of Christopher's thesis was "Mechanisms of NK cell-mediated regulation of inflammation and cancer".