Griffith University

Griffith University Long Service Awards

November 7th, 2019

 Congratulations to Professor Vicky Avery who recently celebrated 15 years at Griffith University. Vicky was presented her Long Service Medal by Professor Robert Sang, Dean (Academic).

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Special FHTTA 10th Anniversary Plenary

October 31st, 2019

Professor Vicky Avery was the invited Plenary Speaker at the 10th Annual Functional High Throughput Technologies Australia (FHTTA) Meeting on October 30-31st 2019 at The John Curtin School of Medical Research at The Australian National University in Canberra.

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2020 Griffith University New Researcher Grant Scheme

October 31st, 2019

Congratulation to Dr Melissa Sykes on being awarded a 2020 Griffith University New Researcher Grant Scheme for her project “In vitro models of Trypanosoma cruzi chronic infections: mimicking the gut environment”.

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2019 Life Sciences Outstanding Achievement WiT Award

September 20th, 2019

Congratulations to Professor Vicky Avery who was selected as a finalist for the 2019 Life Sciences Outstanding Achievement WiT Award, which acknowledges her achievements to date as a member of Queensland’s technology sector.

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ASTMH Travel Award

August 7th, 2019

Congratulations to PhD student Sandra Duffy, who has been awarded an ASTMH (American Society for Tropical Medicine and Hygiene) 2019 Annual Meeting Travel Award to attend their Conference in Maryland, USA (near Washington) from 20-24th November. The award includes registration, flights, an $800 stipend (USD) and is supported in part by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. The ASTMH Annual Meeting draws tropical medicine and global health professionals representing academia, government, non-profits, philanthropy, NGOs, industry, military and private practice.

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