AAMRI hosts Sydney MRI Directors and Board members at QVB

AAMRI hosts Sydney MRI Directors and Board members at QVB

AAMRI President, Professor Doug Hilton AO, and President-elect Professor Tony Cunningham AO, welcomed MRI Directors and board members at a special event in Sydney on 11 July.

Almost 40 guests attended the event in the QVB’s Tea Room. Representatives from the Sydney-based Westmead, Victor Chang, ANZAC, Garvan, Neura, Woolcock, Brien Holden Vision, Children’s Cancer, Children’s Medical and the Heart research institutes all attended.

Guests heard from both Doug and Tony about what AAMRI is working on at present, the implications of the Federal election for medical research around Australia including for the Medical Research Future Fund (MRFF), the current National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) review, and what is on the horizon for Tony as he takes over the AAMRI presidency in November this year.