Diabetes research award
Fostering exceptional researchers
Congratulations to CTC's Associate Professor Anandwardhan
Hardikar, who was one of two recipients successfully, awarded a
Career Development Award from the Juvenile Diabetes Research
Foundation. The award aims to provide crucial support to build the
next generation of innovative leaders of type 1 diabetes research
by providing salary and research project funding for 4 years.
Recipients are exceptional researchers who propose highly
innovative clinical research that has the potential to transform
existing paradigms in preventing, treating or curing type 1
Awardees must be within 15 years after receiving their PhD or
equivalent and need to demonstrate a promising track record of
achievements appropriate to their career stage. The awards will
help them to become established as future leaders in the field.
"With a strong focus on innovation in clinical research, this
award will deliver benefits to the type 1 diabetes community, and
invest in high-achieving researchers who are the future leaders of
type 1 diabetes research." said Dr Dorota Pawlak, Director of
the Australian Type 1 Diabetes Clinical Research Network and head
of research development at JDRF Australia.
Recognition and support of Professor Hardikar's work is very
well deserved as his research strives to positively influence the
lives of people with type 1 diabetes.
Read more about Associate Professor Hardikar here
20 Jan 2016