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12 May 2016

Public Call for submissions of priorities for the Medical Research Futures Fund – Health and Medical Research Branch

On 4 May 2016 the Australian Medical Research Advisory Board supporting the Medical Research Future Fund held its inaugural meeting.

10 May 2016

ARC request feedback on how Universities are translating their research into economic, social and other benefits

The Australian Research Council (ARC) and the Department of Education and Training set to develop and implement this a national engagement and impact assessment examining research translation.

22 February 2016

Sue MacLeman announced as CEO for MTPConnect

MTPConnect is pleased to announce that it has appointed Ms Sue MacLeman as Chief Executive Officer. Ms MacLeman will commence in her role April 2016 and will bring energy, expertise and insight to the role.

01 February 2016

MTPConnect pleased to see Wound Management Innovation CRC relationship with HARTMANN Australia

As a participant HARTMANN Australia will be able to bring their focus on industry and consumer needs to WoundCRC's research.

10 December 2015

Fund to bridge biomedical research to market gaps

The Australian Government’s $250 million Biomedical Translation Fund will bridge the gap between research and commercialisation of new Australian biomedical discoveries.