2015 Research Awards

Honouring the achievements of the individuals and teams that work across the cancer research sector to lessen the impact of cancer for the people of NSW.

2015 winners

Outstanding Cancer Researcher of the Year
Professor John Forbes AM
University of Newcastle, Calvary Mater Newcastle Hospital, Australia New Zealand Breast Cancer Clinical Trials Group 

The Professor Rob Sutherland AO Make a Difference Award
Professor Susan Clark
Garvan Institute

Big Data, Big Impact Grant
Associate Professor Daniel Catchpoole
Sydney Children’s Hospitals Network 

Excellence in Translational Cancer Research
Dr Geoffrey McCowage
Sydney Children’s Hospitals Network 

The 'Wildfire' Highly Cited Publication Award
Amber Johns
Australian Pancreatic Cancer Genome Initiative, Garvan Institute

Outstanding Cancer Research Fellow of the Year 
Associate Professor Sallie-Anne Pearson 
University of Sydney

The 'Rising Star' PhD Award
Dr Angela Chou
Garvan Institute