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The Baker Heart and Diabetes Institute is committed to rewarding excellence in student scholarship. The Paul Korner Medal for Outstanding Achievement was established in honour of Paul Korner's contribution to medical research and the Baker Institute.

Recipients

2016 | Paddy Dempsey, Physical Activity

2015 | Jessica Marshall, Diabetes and Population Health (sponsored by David and Lisa Thurin)

2014 | Andris Ellims, Imaging

2013 | David White, Experimental Cardiology

2012 | Dion Stub, Heart Failure Research

 


Emeritus Professor Paul Korner

Paul KornerEmeritus Professor Paul Korner graduated from the University of Sydney in Science and Medicine, and obtained his clinical training at Royal Prince Alfred Hospital. In 1975 he became Director at the then Baker Medical Research Institute and during his directorship, the Baker became the first Institute in Australia entirely dedicated to cardiovascular research and earned an international reputation for excellence in research on hypertension and atherosclerosis. He is the author and co-author of some 330 papers, chapters and other published works. He has had a distinguished career, both nationally and internationally. He is an Officer of the Order of Australia, and a Fellow of the Australian Academy of Science.

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With the rising number of Australians affected by diabetes, heart disease and stroke, the need for research is more critical than ever.

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