Professor Kritharides is Head of Department and Director of Cardiology at Concord Repatriation General Hospital, Sydney, Professor in Medicine at The University of Sydney, Head of the Atherosclerosis Research Laboratory Group at the ANZAC Research Institute and Deputy Clinical Director of the Cardiovascular Stream of the Sydney Local Health District.
He completed his undergraduate degree at the University of Melbourne, his Postgraduate Physician training in Cardiology at the Royal Melbourne Hospital and in 1991 commenced his PhD studies in macrophage biology at The Heart Research Institute, being the first cardiologist to undertake a PhD at the Institute. He later completed post-doctoral studies at The Heart Research Institute and was a group leader at The Heart Research Institute until 2001.
Congratulations to Professor Annemarie Hennessy AM, recently named Distinguished Professor by Western Sydney University.
Dr Steven Wise has been presented the prestigious NHMRC Marshall and Warren Award, for the best highly innovative and potentially transformative grant from among all the applications nominated for this award in the 2018 NHMRC Project Grants.
The HRI's annual Illuminate event recognises the achievements of some of our best and brightest early career researchers. Meet this year's award winners.