2021 Cancer Council WA Cancer Research Career Achievement Award

Prize: Award


The Cancer Research Career Achievement Award of $20,000 recognises a senior cancer researcher who has a history of significant achievement in cancer research and a strong record of leadership in administration, advocacy and promotion of cancer research. They will have mentored junior researchers and inspired the next generation to take up careers in cancer research.

The Cancer Research Career Achievement Award is awarded to Professor Christobel Saunders AO for her outstanding track record of achievement in cancer research, and leadership and mentoring. This is reflected in her Order of Australia and other prizes, her international standing including an advisory role to other national governments, and numerous invited presentations at international meetings.

Granting OrganisationsCancer Council WA

Awarded at event

Event titleCancer Council WA Research Excellence Awards
Period28 Oct 2021 → 28 Oct 2021