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Several Ambassadors have featured in the media recently and received honours or appointments.

Congratulations to Professor Helen Herrman and Professor Linda Kristjanson on their recent Queen’s Birthday honour: Officer (AO) in the General Division of the Order of Australia 2017.

Mr Mark Stone AM authored an article on the state government’s contribution to Victorian tourism.

Professor Paul Zimmet received an honorary doctorate from the University of Adelaide in May, almost 75 years to the day his father graduated in medicine from the same university.

Professor Sanchia Aranda featured in a Q&A with CEO Magazine, sharing her experience in leadership as CEO of Cancer Council Australia.

Laureate Professor Peter Doherty AC delivered a speech at Melbourne March for Science in April, which was adapted to an article for The Conversation.

Newly inducted Ambassador Professor Grant McArthur authored an article on the use of a new 3D printer pen filled with stem cells, used to ‘draw’ new cartilage into damaged knees.

 

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