Professor Mathew Vadas

Professor Mathew Vadas


Executive Director
Centenary Institute
Elected in 2015
Citation on election

Professor Vadas has distinguished himself in the scientific, organisational and commercial spheres. His research work on the inflammatory response was recognised by his inaugural ISI Citation Laureateship with over 25,000 cites and H factor of 85. He originated and led the Hanson Centre for Cancer Research and now leads Centenary Institute; he originated several series of international scientific symposia and prizes to promote Australian science and was co founder of two ASX listed biotechnology companies. His pro bono activities include Chair of Australia-Harvard Fellowships Program and Life Member of the Australian Cancer Research Foundation and promotion of link between sciences and the arts being a member of the Board of Governors of the Institute of Creative Health.

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