Joan Heath-Achievements

Joan Heath-Achievements

Selected achievements


2021 Kellaway Excellence Award (category: Translation) 

2014 Colin Geary Visiting Professor in Pathology, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand

2011-present Member, Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research

Grants and funding

2019-2021 Project grant NHMRC: Minor class splicing: a therapeutic target for pancreatic cancer?

2012-2018 Ludwig Cancer Research: Member support package

2007-2016 Senior Research Fellowship NHMRC

2012-2014 Project grant NHMRC: The role of Rnpc3 in U12-type mRNA splicing, gene expression and cancer

2009-2013 Program grant NHMRC: Colorectal cancer - molecular basis to targeted therapeutics

Service to the community

2007-present Chair, Scientific Advisory Committee, CellBank Australia
2017-2018 President, Zebrafish Disease Models Society

Super Content: 
Four researchers photographed in front of a painting

WEHI has joined forces with leading science and technology company Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany on a drug discovery campaign to find new cancer therapeutics.