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$80,000 GSK Award for Research Excellence 2017

The GSK Award for Research Excellence is a long-standing and prestigious award which supports outstanding Australian research. The Award, with its accompanying grant of $80,000, has played a part in assisting some of Australia’s most important leaders and…

New series puts Australian health under the microscope

Dr Shalin Naik from the Walter and Eliza Hall Institute is co-hosting a new ABC health and medical science education series, Ask the Doctor, which premieres at 8pm on Tuesday 16 May.In a twelve-part series, the state of the…

Nature Jobs Career Guide Melbourne

Nature has release a careers guide supplement foccussing on Melbourne’s biomedical sector. Melbourne’s institutions cluster into discrete geographic hubs, with a solid culture of collaboration and an emphasis on biomedical research. Learn more about the area’s leading scientific…

Victorian Medical Jobs And Research In The Fast Lane

More Victorian jobs will be created in the pharmaceutical, medical and biotechnology sectors following the announcement today of a major Chinese partnership that will open up opportunities for Victorian companies, universities and research institutes. Premier Daniel Andrews signed…

National Research Infrastructure Roadmap

The 2016 National Research Infrastructure Roadmap (2016 Roadmap) outlines national research infrastructure required over the coming decade so that Australia’s world class research system continued to improve productivity, create jobs, lift economic growth and support a healthy environment.…

International Research Scholarship for Professor Mark Dawson and five other Melbourne researchers

Peter Mac’s Professor Mark Dawson has been selected as a Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) International Research Scholar. The scholarship recognises Prof Dawson as a leading early-career scientist working outside of the G7 group of countries. Prof Dawson…

Monash University and Corvus Pharmaceuticals enter into exclusive license agreement for Novel Immuno-Oncology Program

Monash University and Corvus Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: CRVS), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company, have announced today they have entered into an exclusive agreement. Under the agreement, Corvus has licensed global rights to an undisclosed novel immuno-oncology program, which includes…

Testosterone explains why women more prone to asthma

An international research team has revealed for the first time that testosterone protects males against developing asthma, helping to explain why females are two times more likely to develop asthma than males after puberty. The study showed that…

IDT Receives Victorian Manufacturing Hall of Fame Award for Medical Technologies and Pharmaceuticals

Recognition of excellence in Victorian Advanced Manufacturing 10 May 2017, Melbourne: Australian pharmaceutical manufacturing and drug development company IDT Australia Limited (ASX: IDT) has received a Victorian Manufacturing Hall of Fame award in the High Growth Sector of…

MTPConnect to open 2017 applications for its Project Fund Program

Interested parties encouraged to start preparing their applications to share in the $8.2 million of available funding. MTPConnect – the Industry Growth Centre for medical technology, biotechnology and pharmaceutical (MTP) sector – has announced that the second round…

CLOSED Sector Strategy Manager – State Government of Victoria

Department of Economic Development, Jobs, Transport and Resources. $111,484 – $149,188 (Plus Superannuation) Ongoing Usual hours of work: Full Time (flexibility may be available) Usual work location: 121 Exhibition Street, Melbourne (flexibility may be available) The position of…

CLOSED Executive – Service Delivery for AGRF

AGRF is Australia’s largest genomics service provider with the most comprehensive range of genomics platforms and services. AGRF actively seeks to partner and share our knowledge and expertise with Australia’s clinical, agricultural and environmental, research and commercial sectors.…

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