2016 Winner

Telethon Kids Institute Conference Award Winner 2016

Associate Professor Anthony Kicic, Telethon Kids Institute

Anthony is currently employed at the Telethon Kids Institute, with his research program into childhood asthma and cystic fibrosis. His research program centres on the belief that there is an urgent need for new areas of drug discovery in both these airway diseases. He will use the funding to attend the Mucosal Immunology International Scientific Symposium 2016 This international conference coordinated by the Society of Mucosal Immunology brings together over 700 international scientists with the common research interest in the area of mucosal immunology. Attending the conference will allow Anthony to discuss the possibility of holding the conference in Perth.