Monthly Archives: August 2013

ASMR NSC 2013 – ‘Silver Tsunami – Can medical research ride the ageing wave?’

Over the next forty years, the transition of the age demographic of the Australian society will continue to change dramatically.  Early last century, fewer than one in 25 of the population were aged >65 years. Today, this group comprises one … Continue reading

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Federal Election 2013

Australia needs smart investment in medical research, not cuts Hon. Tanya Plibersek, Federal Minister for Health and Medical Research It doesn’t take a brain surgeon to realise that health and medical research is critical to reducing incidence of disease and … Continue reading

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ASMR President’s Report – Prof Naomi Rogers

As we finalise and submit our NHMRC rebuttals for the 2013 project grant submissions, many of us are now turning our attention to what we will be submitting for the 2014 project grant round. I am sure many people have … Continue reading

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