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Travel Grants in Memory of Rosalind Nicholson – Winners announced

Wednesday, August 13, 2014

The Network is pleased to announce the winners of the 2014 Travel Grants in Memory of Rosalind Nicholson are:

  • Rachel Schembri, PhD Candidate, Institute for Breathing and Sleep, Austin Health and the Department of Medicine, The University of Melbourne
  • Chamini Perera, PhD Student, Neuropathic Pain Laboratory, School of Medical Sciences, The University of New South Wales
  • Marnie Graco, SHiQ Program Manager, PhD student, Institute for Breathing and Sleep, Austin Hospital
  • Rahul Mohan, PhD Candidate, Translational Neuroscience Facility, School of Medical Sciences, The University of New South Wales
  • Sarah Lovett, PhD Candidate, School of Anatomy, The University of Western Australia
  • Jonathan Tang, Medical Student and person with spinal cord injury

The travel grants are for conference travel in the financial year 2014/15 of up to $1000 for individuals attending conferences within Australia and New Zealand, and up to $2000 for an individual presenting at an international conference.

Travel grants awarded are in memory of Rosalind Nicholson who was just 17 when she sustained a spinal cord injury in a horse riding accident. She refused to be overwhelmed by her injury and became an active member of the local community. 

For more information visit spinalnetwork.org.au/research-and-clinical-trials/



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