Mary Wlodek is a Professor in the Department of Physiology, School of Biomedical Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences, The University of Melbourne. Professor Wlodek will present a Raine Lecture entitled: “Critical periods and lifestyle interventions programming developmental disease risk” on Thursday 14 November 2019, 12 – 1 pm at The University of Western Australia Bayliss Building, G33 Lecture Theatre. All welcome.
Mary Wlodek is a Professor in the Department of Physiology, School of Biomedical Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences, The University of Melbourne. Professor Wlodek will present a Raine Lecture entitled: “Putting the puzzle pieces together: Developing your track record & career” on Friday 1 November 2019, 12 – 2 pm at The University of Western Australia Bayliss Building, G33 Lecture Theatre. All welcome.
Professor Tim Atkins is a senior fellow at the Defence Science Technology Laboratories (DSTL) in the UK. Professor Atkins will present a Lecture entitled: “Bugs and Drugs-Antibiotics therapies for dangerous pathogens” on Friday 27 September at 3.00 pm at the McCusker Auditorium, Harry Perkins Institute of Medical Research. All welcome.
Professor Thomas Erren MD, MPH is Director & Chair of the Institute and Policlinic of Occupational Medicine, Environmental Medicine and Prevention Research, University of Cologne, Germany, and is also Visiting Professor at Oxford University. Professor Erren will present a Lecture entitled: “Chronobiology: An evolutionary legacy challenged in today’s 24×7-world” on 28 August 2019, 4.00 pm at Curtin University, Building 400, Room 303, Kent St, Bentley WA. All welcome.
Overall, the Raine Foundation distributed in excess of $2.8m in research funding for the 2019 round. This includes seven Raine Priming Grants, four Visiting Professor Awards, two Prizes and six Research Collaboration Awards. The Research Committee again acknowledged the excellent work being conducted in Western Australia and extends best wishes to all applicants for the ongoing success of their research.
The Raine Research Committee is pleased to announce the award of seven Raine Visiting Professor Awards and one Charter Hall Visiting Postdoctoral Scholar Award for the 2018 round. Visiting scientists bring many benefits to the WA scientific community including advances in health and medicine, cross-fertilisation of skills and ideas, networking and collaboration. Congratulations to the successful recipients.
Overall, the Raine Foundation distributed in excess of $2.1m in research funding for the 2018 round. This includes six Raine Priming Grants, two Prizes and six Research Collaboration Awards (also supported by our Partners – Healy Medical Research Foundation, the University of Western Australia and the BrightSpark Foundation). The Research Committee again acknowledged the excellent work being conducted in Western Australia, and extends best wishes to all candidates for the ongoing success of their research. Congratulations go to the successful …
Professor Shulamit Levenberg, one of our esteemed Raine Visiting Professors, talks about tissue engineering and stem cell research with the ABC Radio National program. Click ‘Find Out More’ below to link to her interview – Will engineered organs ever become a reality in medicine?
On the 2nd of May 2017, Professor Ian Frazer AC presented the Raine 60th Anniversary Oration in honour of the late Mary and Joe Raine. Their commitment to medical research in Western Australia has resulted in the support of nearly 500 researchers and the distribution of more than $50 m, since establishment of the Raine Medical Research Foundation in 1957. If you missed Professor Frazer’s outstanding presentation ‘Translating research into practice: lessons I’ve learnt’, a link to the recording can …
Medical Forum WA has included a feature article about the Raine Medical Research Foundation in its July 2017 issue.