Strachan Memorial Prize – Previous Recipients


Dr Aveni Haynes

Children’s Diabetes Centre, Telethon Kids Institute

Publication: Decreasing trends in mean HbA1c are not associated with increasing rates of severe hypoglycemia in children: A longitudinal analysis of two contemporary population-based pediatric type 1 diabetes registries from Australia and Germany/Austria between 1995 and 2016. Diabetes Care. 2019 June 18;42(9):1630-1636.



Dr Rajesh Thomas

Department of Respiratory Medicine, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital

Publication: Effect of an Indwelling Pleural Catheter vs Talc Pleurodesis on Hospitalization Days in Patients With Malignant Pleural Effusion: The AMPLE Randomized Clinical Trial. Journal of the American Medical Association. 2017 Nov 21;318(19):1903-1912.



Dr Ashleigh Lin

Telethon Kids Institute, University of Western Australia

Publication: Outcomes of non-transitioned cases in a sample at ultra-high risk for psychosis: a medium to long-term follow-up study. The American Journal of Psychiatry 2015 Mar 1;172(3):249-58. Epub 2014 Nov 7.



Dr Rishi Kotecha

School of Paediatrics and Child Health, UWA

Publication: Meningiomas in children and adolescents: a meta-analysis of individual patient dataLancet Oncology 2011; 12: 1229–39. DOI: 10.1016/S1470-2045(11)70275-3



Dr Tobias Strunk

Centre of Neonatal Research and Education/School of Paediatrics and Child Health, UWA

Publication: Infection-induced inflammation and cerebral injury in pre-term infants, Lancet Infectious Diseases 2014 (



Dr Gianina Ravenscroft

Centre for Medical Research

Mutations in KLHL40 Are a Frequent Cause of Severe Autosomal-Recessive Nemaline Myopathy

The American Journal of Human Genetics, 93, 6-18, July 11, 2013



Josh_Lewis2013Dr Joshua Lewis

School of Medicine and Pharmacology

Calcium supplementation and risks of atherosclerotic vascular disease in older women: Results of a 5-year RCT and a 4.5-year follow-up.

Journal of Bone and Mineral Research (2011) Vol.26, No.1, pp.35-41