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Raine Visiting Professor Awards

Applications close 27 April 2017, 1 pm (AWST)

These Awards facilitate the visit of distinguished scholars to Western Australia for the purpose of advancing medical research. Nominations are invited for the second half of 2017 and all of 2018, and are open to all academic research Institutions in Western Australia. There is one round of Raine Visiting Professor Award nominations per year.

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About the Foundation


The Raine Medical Research Foundation represents the largest bequest received by The University of Western Australia for medical research. It has supported major research projects, fellowships and scholarships, and participated in major joint ventures.

The Foundation has allocated in excess of $50m for medical research, and commits in excess of $1.3m for research programs every year. These programs are now open to all medical researchers in Western Australia, with specific eligibility criteria outlined in program Conditions.

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News & Raine Lecture Series

  • Raine 60th Anniversary Oration – Professor Ian Frazer

    Raine 60th Anniversary Oration – Professor Ian Frazer

    Please join us in honouring the late Mary and Joe Raine, whose generosity and commitment to medical research in Western Australia has resulted in the support of nearly 500 researchers and the distribution of more than $50m, since establishment of the Raine Medical Research Foundation in 1957. To celebrate this occasion Professor Ian Frazer, AC will present the Raine 60th Anniversary Oration entitled: Translating research into practice: lessons I've learnt. on Tuesday the 2nd of May 2017 at 6 pm. All welcome.Find Out More