NCIG research partner wins Academy of Science award

NCIG extends warm congratulations to Associate Professor Stephen Leslie who has been awarded the Moran Medal by the Australian Academy of Science.

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Stephen Leslie_Moran Medal

Australia Day Honours for Professor Don Chalmers

Professor Don Chalmers, University of Tasmania, was the recipient of the award of Officer of the Order of Australia (AO) for distinguished service to education, particularly to health law and medical research ethics, and to legal reform in the Australia

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Professor Don Chalmers AO

Farewell to our Inaugural Chair

Mick Gooda was integral to the establishment of NCIG.  He was a member of the advisory committee which in 2011 made the recommendation to ANU to establish NCIG, and became its first Board Chair in 2013-2016.

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MIck Gooda, Bush Turkey

WA Aboriginal Health Ethics Committee visits NCIG

Members of the WA Aboriginal Health Ethics Committee spent two days at NCIG learning about the NCIG collection and the potential value that may be leveraged from the collection by the ethical application of genomic research.

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WA Aboriginal Health Ethics Committee visit ANU

Fitzroy Crossing cemetery relocation

The remains of 70 Aboriginal Australians have been exhumed from the Old Pioneer Cemetery in Fitzroy Crossing WA as the river continues to erode the site.

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About NCIG

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News

25
Mar
2019
Professor Don Chalmers, University of Tasmania, was the recipient of the award of Officer of the Order of Australia (AO) for distinguished service to education, particularly to...
25
Mar
2019
Mick Gooda was integral to the establishment of NCIG.  He was a member of the advisory committee which in 2011 made the recommendation to ANU to establish NCIG, and...
25
Mar
2019
NCIG extends warm congratulations to Associate Professor Stephen Leslie who has been awarded the Moran Medal by the Australian Academy of Science.  A/Professor Leslie...
05
Sep
2018
Members of the WA Aboriginal Health Ethics Committee spent two days at NCIG learning about the NCIG collection and the potential value that may be leveraged from the collection by...
Kulama 2012 Image used by kind permission of the artist, Timothy Cook.

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