ACOLA Statement on Ukraine

The Australian Council of Learned Academies (ACOLA), of which the Australian Academy of Health and Medical Sciences is a member, has released a statement condemning the recent military operation by the Russian Government towards Ukraine.  The statement is available in full below. ACOLA’s members, Australia’s Learned Academies, are deeply shocked and condemn the military operation […]

Vale Emeritus Professor Pamela Russell AM FAHMS

Emeritus Professor Pamela Russell AM FAHMS was a highly creative scientist whose contributions to oncology research gained international recognition and changed the lives of many. Elected to the Academy in 2015, it is with great sadness that we share news of her passing. Professor Russell directed the Oncology Research Centre, Prince of Wales Hospital, Sydney […]

Vale Professor Chris Del Mar AM FAHMS

Professor of Public Health Chris Del Mar AM FAHMS was a champion of evidence-based practice and much-loved mentor to many junior doctors and medical students. It is with great sadness that we share news of his passing, a loss that will be felt by many. Professor Del Mar was elected to the Academy in 2015. […]