Australia Day Honours
2017 Australia Day Honours have been announced for three prominent and active members of the ANZSNM; Professors Andrew Scott and Vijay Kumar who have been named as Members of the Order (AM) recipients along with an ANZSNM Life Member, Professor Robert Howman-Gilles who received a Medal of the Order (OAM).
Andrew's citation reads: "For significant service to nuclear medicine and cancer research as an academic, and to professional organisations."
Vijay's citation reads : "For significant service to medical research in the disciplines of nuclear medicine and biology, to professional organisations, and to the community."
Completing the trifecta and significant achievement for Nuclear Medicine was Professor Robert Howman-Giles of the Children's Hospital at Westmead : "For services to nuclear medicine and professional organisations."
Significantly too for the profession, these 2017 recipients join an esteemed list of past recipients and ANZSNM Life Members including: Professor Provan Murray AM and Emeritus Professor John Morris AO.
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