Pharmac Emerging Researcher Award

Pharmac Emerging Researcher Awards

Congratulations to 2023 winners:

Clinical - Dr Olivia Perelini
Runner up - Dr Ahrabie Yoharajah

Biomedical - Hossein Jahedi
Runner up - Rory Costello

This is an award for the best presentation by a trainee or young member of the Society at the Conference. The cash prize is intended to advance the recipient's career in Oncology, but within this guideline the recipient is free to use this award as desired.

Emerging Researcher Award - clinical

Emerging Researcher Award – biomedical

Those eligible for the prize are NZSO members, students in scientific or medical disciplines or allied fields and trainee clinicians. If no suitable person is identified, and at the discretion of the Judging Committee, the prize may be awarded to a member of the Society who is in their first 5 years out of study. The Judging Committee will consist of two consultant oncologists and two professorial scientists. The decision of the panel is final.