Pre-clinical trials for Dr Farzaneh Ahmadi's Bionic Voice Project have shown encouraging progress on restoring voices for laryngectomy patients.
Applications for 2019 the Academic Surgeon-Scientist Research Scholarship (ASSRS) now open for application.
The Australian Society of Otolaryngology, Head & Neck Surgeons have their official journal go digital.
Congratulations to Professor Richard Douglas, the University of Auckland's inaugural Foundation Chair in Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery
GPRWMF Awardee Professor Peter Thorne has been awarded the 2017 Gluckman Medal. This medal is an acknowledgement of excellence, awarded each year by the University of Auckland, Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences.
GPRWMF Awardees take out the prize at The Pitch, part of the 2017 Sydney Local Health District Innovation Symposium.
Foundation Trustee and Chair of the Board, Dr Michael Jay has been awarded the 2017 ASOHNS Medal for distinguished services to ASOHNS. The medal was presented during the ASOHNS Annual Scientific Meeting held in Adelaide this
GPRWMF Awardees were congratulated by the NSW Minister for Health following the presentation of the keynote address at the Sydney Innovation and Research Symposium.
The Garnett Passe and Rodney Williams Memorial Foundation is delighted to congratulate Emeritus Professor Alan Mackay-Sim on his being awarded 2017 Australian of the Year.
Congratulations to the successful recipients of GPRWMF funding, for grants and awards commencing in 2017. With a total of 44 applications and an exceptional level of competition, seven proposals have been awarded.
With a high level of competition for this yearâ€™s funding, The Foundation has announced the winners of Awards and Grants in 2017. There were 44 applications in total of which the foundation was able to fund 7 of the received proposals.
The tenth biennial Frontiers meeting was held on the Gold Coast from 7-9th September 2016. Sponsored by the GPRWMF, the meeting was attended by 136 delegates, including leaders from the clinical and scientific community.
Associate Professor Chamindie Punyadeera, whose research has been supported by the Garnett Passe and Rodney Williams memorial Foundation, has announced a breakthrough in diagnostic technologies.
The Bionic Voice Project started in July 2015. Dr Farzaneh Ahmadi, a postdoctoral research fellow at the Biomedical Engineering and Neuroscience (BENS) group at the MARCS institute, Western Sydney University.