Sydney Research

Sydney Research Awards and Scholarship Program 2015

Research Excellence Award for the best publication in a high impact journal:

Professor John Chalmers, The George Institute.

“Follow-up of Blood-Pressure Lowering and Glucose Control in Type 2 Diabetes”

New England Journal of Medicine 2014


Young Researcher Award:

Associate Professor Sydney Ch’ng, RPA


Research Supervisor Award:



Dr Kirsty Waters, ANZAC Research Institute



Annual Health Research Infrastructure Award:

Dr Megan Brewer, ANZAC Research Institute


Clinician Researcher Scholarship:

Michelle Barakat-Johnson, Clinical Nurse Consultant in Amputation and Rehabilitation at RPA


Health Informatics Researcher Scholarship:

Robyn Sierla, a Senior Occupational Therapist in RPA’s Outpatient Lymphedema Service