2020 Award Winners
2020 TSANZ EXCELLENCE AWARD WINNERS
TSANZ would like to congratulate the following Award winners and Fellowship recipients. For information on how to apply for next year’s Awards visit the TSANZ website Research and Awards page.
TSANZ 50th Anniversary Medal for Education and Training
The 50th Anniversary Medal is awarded each year in recognition of outstanding contributions to respiratory education and training in Australia or New Zealand.
- Associate Professor David Fielding
TSANZ Research Medal
This prestigious award acknowledges the recipient’s outstanding contribution to the advancement of the practice of thoracic medicine in Australia and New Zealand. This year, due to the calibre of nominations, the TSANZ Board has chosen two recipients for the TSANZ Research Medal
- Professor Shyamali Dharmage
- Professor Alan James
TSANZ Society Medal
This prestigious award acknowledges the recipient’s outstanding contribution to the advancement of the practice of thoracic medicine in Australia and New Zealand.
- Associate Professor Tara Mackenzie
Each year the TSANZ board considers peer nominations for Fellow status of the Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand (TSANZ). Fellow status is awarded to TSANZ members who have demonstrated exceptional contributions to the field of respiratory health in Australia or New Zealand.
- Prof Richard Beasley
- Prof Margaret Wilsher
- Prof Ross Vlahos