veski family in the media

Our veski innovation fellows, veski connection members and veski board members are often interviewed in the media:

 

2017

13 July

How objects could soon 'heal' themselves, Pursuit, The University of Melbourne

2 June

Dr Catherine Satzke wins prestigious Frank Fenner award, Murdoch Children's Research Institute

12 May

From laundry to weapon disposal - the role of enzyme mimics, University of Melbourne Pursuit

9 May 

Philanthropies Select 41 Scientists as International Research Scholars, Howard Hughes Medical Institute

7 April

Research into wine, the experience of Pange,Wine Australia

18 March

Simple test could replace invasive biopsies for people with blood cancer, ABC News

14 March

Better fruit sought, Shepparton News

6 March

Cancer research back home, Herald Sun

15 February

Professor Luca Corelli Grappadelli of University of Bologna visits Fruit Growers Tasmania to discuss state's fruit exports, The Advocate

14 February

Professor Roger Pocock profiled in 'Worm brain could help science think of new way to tackle obesity', The Sydney Morning Herald

13 February

International scientist boosts Goulburn Valley pear research, Horticulture Industry Network

9 February

A cure for pre-eclampsia might be already in our medicine cabinet, ABC Radio Melbourne

26 January

Leading chemist's Australia Day honour a 'recognition of science', The Guardian

17 January

Dengue fever cases hit 20-year high in Australia, The Herald

 


 

 

2016

30 November

Professor James McCluskey shares prestigious Victoria Prize for Science and Innovation - Doherty Institute

Victoria’s status as biomedical research hub strengthened with major prize win for Monash - Monash University Bio Discovery Institute

Herald Sun & Adelaide Now - 'State’s highest honour for Victorian scientific pioneers' by Mark Dunn

From strength to strength: Victoria’s entrenched status as biomedical research hub - University of Melbourne

Centre of Advanced Molecular Imaging - Victoria’s status as biomedical research hub strengthened with major prize win

ABC 774 - Professor Jamie Rossjohn's interview on ABC Breakfast with Red Symons (Listen at 1 hr 18 mins 30 sec)

 

15 August

veski board member Dr Keith McLean quoted in 'CSIRO industry partnerships help science agency cope with funding cuts', ABC News

 

15 July

Herald Sun 'A new era for Peter Mac', Research genes in the family - featuring veski innovation fellow Professor Mark Dawson and fellow researcher and wife Professor Sarah-Jane Dawson

28 June

Boss Magazine , Dr Leonie Walsh - Champion of Innovation and Women in Science

29 April

Herald Sun, Professor aims for new look at brain, interview with 2016 veski innovation fellow Professor N. Jon Shah

1 March

Cosmos Magazine, Professor Cameron Simmons quoted in 'What progress are we making with a zika vaccine?' 

16 February

Dr Ethan Goddard-Borger attracted media coveraged with his latest paper published in Nature Chemical Biology.

 

11 February

The Guardian, Professor Cameron Simmons interviewed in 'Australian virologists to join global fight against Zika virus'

 


 

2015

2 December

The Australian, 2015 veski resident Dr Siobhán Jordan interviewed in 'No secret to developing further catalysts for innovation'

27 November

The Australian, 'Supercomputers to propel professor's jet research' explores Professor Richard Sandberg's research

18 November

The Melbourne Newsroom and ABC774 with Red Symons, "How to do 3000 years of research in one year" with Professor Richard Sandberg

20 September

Roger Pocock and Richard Sandberg interviewed on Triple R's Einstein a Go Go

31 July

PSnews, Associate Professor Roger Pocock, Colby Zaph and Professor Richard Sandberg welcomed in “For they are jolly good science Fellows”

27 July

Professor Cameron Simmons quoted in a few articles:

24 July

Fairfax Media, Associate Professor Roger Pocock on “Tiny, glowing worm to unlock brain's secrets”

20 July

Beef Central, Dr Gareth Forde quoted in “Emissions Reduction Fund opportunities for red meat processors”

29 June

veski and Inspiring Women Fellowships mentioned in:

11 June

Herald Sun, Dr Sarah Hosking mentioned “Sick kids win home with $4m hospice grant”

22 May

PreventionWeb, Professor Andrew Holmes mentioned “Young Australian scientists recognised for work in disaster resilience”

20 May

Fairfax Media, Associate Professor Mark Dawson mentioned in "Blood cancer: Caroline's trial first could lead the way for others"

19 May

Acoustical Society of America Special Session, Colette McKay has been selected to present “inserting the speech signal above the cochlea: How can this work?” alongside Lasker- DeBakey Prize and/or the Russ Prize awarded individuals

1 April

Professor Cameron Simmons profiled in various media:

26 March

Business Insider, Professor Holmes AM quoted in 'Queensland University has taken first place in Australia's top 10 research centre rankings'

24/25 March

The Chronicle, Professor Holmes AM quoted in 'Science boosts Australian economy by $145 billion a year'

The Australian Financial Review, Professor Holmes comments on 'Maths and science underpins one-fifth of Australia's GDP, says study' by Tim Dodd

16 March

The Conversation, President of the Australian Academy of Science, Professor Andrew Holmes, also welcomed the decision to continue funding NCRIS

11 March

The Shepparton Adviser, Snow Barlow quoted in 'Collaboration to improve agriculture sector'

PS News, Launch of new veski sustainable agricultural fellowships

6 March

Stock & Land, Snow Barlow quoted in 'Boost to ag innovation'

5 March

The Age, Professor Andrew Holmes quoted in 'Science community begs government to continue funding vital research infrastructure'

27 February

The Australian, Professor Andrew Holmes responds to federal government’s threat to stop funding key national research infrastructure 

19 February

Tech Times, Michael Cowley quoted in ‘Study Sheds New Light On Post-Marijuana Food Cravings’ by Dianne Depra

17 February

Tech Times, Seth Masters mentioned in ‘Scientists Discover New Molecule With Potential Applications In Treating Inflammatory Diseases’ by Dianne Depra

16 February

Various comments by Professor Andrew Holmes AM on climate change

23 January

Sir John Monash Foundation web story, '2006 Scholar Mark Dawson at the Peter Mac: need for support to Clinician-Scientists'

20 January

Herald Sun, Mark Dawson quoted in 'Cancer Council Victoria Venture Grant Scheme winners will try to outsmart cancer with bold ideas'

16 January

Asian Scientist, Graeme Clark, first Australian to receive the Russ Prize, for his role in the development of a medical device that has improved the lives of the hearing impaired: the cochlear implant. 

 

2014

 

24 December

Asian Scientist Magazine, Cameron Simmons quoted in 'Broadly Neutralizing DENV Antibodies Found'

22 December

Various comments by Professor Andrew Holmes on reintroduction of a cabinet minister for science

18 December

Futurity: Research News, Cameron Simmons quoted in ‘New antibodies could boost dengue vaccines’

Cameron Simmons profiled for research into dengue and a new type of antibodies

8 December

Professor Cowley interviewed for:

University Herald, 'Satiety Hormone' May Link Obesity to High Blood Pressure

5 December

Professor Cowley interviewed for:

ABC Radio AM, ‘Scientists identify link between obesity and high blood pressure’

Herald Sun, 'Melbourne scientists discover how fat cells of obese and overweight people drive up blood pressure'

4 December

Professor Cowley interviewed for:

New Scientist, ‘Brain link for obesity and high blood pressure found’

Medical Express, ‘Satiety hormone' leptin links obesity to high blood pressure’

2 December

Life Scientists, Professor Andrew Holmes reflects on the role serendipitous discovery has played in his successful research career

29 November

FBI Radio, Colette McKay interviewed for 'The future is now'

13 November

Wall Street Journal, Cameron Simmons mentioned in 'Dengue Fever Researchers in Military Weigh Infecting Volunteers'

6 November

Portland Business Journal, Michael Cowley interviewed in 'A weight loss pill that could fatten OHSU's wallet'

31 October

ABC Radio's The World Today, Michael Cowley interviewed for 'Obesity adding $4 billion to annual hospital budgets'

National Computational Infrastructure Update, Tiffany Walsh reports on 'Small particles, big impact'

24 October

The Burn, Colette McKay interviewed about New Evidence Suggests Hearing Loss Speeds Up Cognitive Decline

23 October

Futurity, Kenneth Crozier features in 'The perfect gap turns nanoparticles into sensors'

21 October

ITNews, Tiffany Walsh interviewed in Govt grant buys Victorian supercomputer two more years

14 October

The Warnambool Standard, Tiffany Walsh interviewed in 'Warrnambool College cultivates tall poppies'

13 October

The Australian, Michael Cowley interviewed in 'Reusing old medicines ‘smart strategy’

11 October

Broadband News, Tiffany Walsh interviewed in 'Invisibility cloaks closer'

10 October

Herald Sun, Mark Dawson interviewed for 'Melbourne's genius medical researchers spend most of their time having to find funding'

ABC Fact Check, Michael Cowley interviewed in 'Is obesity a disease?'

1 October

The Australian, Michael Cowley interviewed for 'Biotechs: no cure without government help in form of Medical Research Future Fund'

30 September

ABC Radio AM, Mark Shackleton interviewed for 'Melbourne researchers trial breakthrough combination melanoma treatment'

International Business Times, Andrew Holmes interviewed in Australia’s Scientific Investments At 30-Year Decline, Country Risks Falling Behind Future Technology

29 September

WAToday, Mark Shackleton interviewed in Treatment delivers double blow for melanoma

Sydney Morning Herald, Andrew Holmes interviewed in Australian Government investment in science reaches 30-year low

25 September

Gizmodo Australia, Tiffany Walsh interviewed in Invisibility Cloaks Closer To Reality Thanks To 'Digital Metamaterials'

15 September

The Conversation, Tiffany Walsh writes: Invisibility cloaks closer thanks to ‘digital metamaterials’ 

10 September

ABC News, Printable solar panels, developed by CSIRO and Melbourne universities, one step closer to market

August 2014

Various national and international radio and TV programs and newspapers, Ebola expert commentary by Professor Cameron Simmons

25 July

The Guardian, Andrew Holmes quoted in 'Researchers tackle link between climate change and public health'

26 June

Surf Coast Independent, Tiffany Walsh featured in 'Deakin invisible studies take aim at a warfare edge'

25 June

Life Scientist, Andrew Holmes mentioned in 'Talking medicine with Nobel laureates'

17 June

Herald Sun & Medical Xpress, Walter and Eliza Hall Institute scientists 'cure' childhood leukaemia in animal tests featuring veski innovation fellow Dr Ross Dickins

31 May

New photovoltaics minimise embedded energy featured on ABC RN's The Science Show with Professor Andrew Holmes

Sydney Morning Herald, Our science suffers from a national delusion with comments from Professor Andrew Holmes

30 May

Asian Scientist, Holmes appointed President of Australian Science Academy

Australian Life Scientist, New head for Academy of Science

14 May

Herald Sun, Medical bodies line up for research fund cash featuring veski innovation fellow Dr Alyssa Barry

13 May

Pro Bono News, View of a smarter Australia in 2030 - veski

10 May

Sydney Morning Herald & The Age, The mosquito solution featuring veski innovation fellow Professor Cameron Simmons

25 March

ABC Science, Exercise during youth builds stronger bones for life featuring veski innovation fellow Professor Marcus Pandy

25 February

SBS & The Conversation, Comment: Proteins to plastics, chemistry as a dynamic discipline by Professor Andrew Holmes

28 January

ABC radio & television news, 2013 Victoria Fellow Dr Simon James discusses his research

Saturday, 4 January 2014

ABC radio & television news, Associate Professor Tiffany Walsh discusses her research

 


2013 

 

Friday, 25 October

The University of Melbourne's Up Close interviews 2013 Victoria Prize recipient Professor Lloyd Hollenberg

Tuesday, 22 October

The Melbourne Weekly Review article with Alan Cowman 'Top science award a real buzz for malaria researcher'

Wednesday, 9 October

3AW Breakfast interview with Associate Professor Walsh (MP3, interview begins at 25minutes & 11 seconds)

Tuesday, 11 September

Herald Sun article with Professor McKay, 'Cochlear program to give deaf children best start to life'

Thursday, 8 August

ABC TV's Catalyst interviews Professor Michael Cowley about toxic sugar

Monday, 3 June

Australiasian Science with Professor Andrew Holmes, 'From Vitamins to Solar'

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