Appointments, achievements

Guy Curtis (UWA), Christina Slade with colleagues from the academic integrity team (Uni Queensland) and Amanda White (UTS) are the shortlist for the inaugural Tracey Bretag Prize. The award, “honours the memory of Tracey, as well as provide momentum or her work and the pursuit of academic integrity as part of a positive student experience.” It’s an initiative of study-support service (and CMM advertiser) Studiosity.

Farah Magrabi (Macquarie U) is named a 2021 fellow by the International Academy of Health Sciences Informatics.

Yi Ren (Uni Southern Queensland) receives a 2021 award for excellence in research management leadership from the International Network of Research Management.

The Australian Society for Microbiology announces its 2021 awards, including.

Distinguished service: Melissa Brown (Flinders U), Jacqueline Schooneveldt (Mater Pathology) Deirdre Mikkelsen (Uni Queensland)

Early career award: Danielle Ingle (Uni Melbourne), Jennifer Wood ( La Trobe U)

Student award: Laurine Kaul (Uni Adelaide), Cheryl Sia (Uni Melbourne), Elizabeth Peterson (UTS), Sarah Cahill (QUT), Korakrit Imwattana (UWA)

Frank Fenner award: John Atack (Griffith U), Nichollas Scott (Uni Melbourne)

Travel award: Thuru Vanniasinkam (Charles Sturt U)

Teaching award: Meredith Hughes (Monash U)