Selected achievements

Fellowships and awards

2020-2025 Silvia & Charles Viertel Charitable Foundation Senior Medical Research Fellow

2017 Australian Society for Medical Research, Peter Doherty Leading Light Award

2017-2020 Victorian Cancer Agency Fellow

2015-2019 Dyson Bequest Centenary Fellow



2022 CUREator, MRFF funding awarded through Brandon BioCatalyst

2011-2022  Multiple Project Grants, National Health and Medical Research Council

2020-2021  Accelerator Grant, Pankind

2018-2019  Accelerator Grant, Avner Foundation

2014-2017  Project Grant, Worldwide Cancer Research, United Kingdom


Philanthropic support

2020-2025     Donald Cant Watts Corke Pancreatic Cancer Research Program

2018-2022     Bottoms on the Grass, Inflammatory Bowel Disease Research

2016-2020     Philip Hemstritch Pancreatic Cancer Research Program


Society memberships

Australian Living Organoid Alliance

Australian Gastrointestinal Trials Group

Australian Society for Medical Research

International Cytokine and Interferon Society


Editorial board