Encounters Exhibition at NMA

NCIG’s Simon Easteal and Ms Azure Hermes met Senator Nova Peris OAM at the opening of the National Museum of Australia’s Encounters exhibition, Wednesday 2 December 2015.  The exhibition features rare, early Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander objects from the British Museum and runs until 28 March 2016.

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NCIG Governance Board

The sixth meeting of the NCIG Governance Board was held in Canberra on 23 November.

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NCIG and Nobel nobility

NCIG Chairman Mick Gooda, and Board Member Dr Misty Jenkins bumped in Nobel laureates Emeritus Professor Rolf Zinkernagel and Prof Brian Schidmt.

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Grant success for Misty Jenkins

Misty Jenkins has been awarded the 2015 Tall Poppy Science Award recognising the brightest young researcher in Victoria.

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Welcome to The National Centre for Indigenous Genomics

Kulama 2012 Image used by kind permission of the artist, Timothy Cook.

The National Centre for Indigenous Genomics (NCIG) aims to establish a national resource, under Indigenous governance, for appropriate and respectful genetic and genomic research that will benefit Indigenous Australians.

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Acknowledgement of country

We acknowledge and celebrate the First Australians on whose traditional lands we work, and pay our respects to the elders of the Ngunnawal people past and present.

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About NCIG: an introduction

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Updated:  07 May 2016/Responsible Officer:  Director, NCIG/Page Contact:  Web Admin, NCIG