Dr Matt Field Receives the Frank Fenner Award at the NHMRC Research Excellence Awards

Friday, June 29, 2018

Congratulations to Dr Matt Field who has been awarded the Frank Fenner Early Career Researcher Fellowship by the NHMRC.

As a Senior Research Fellow in Bioinformatics, Dr Field combines his love of both computer science and biology in order to translate research into improving health outcomes. Matt is a bioinformatician who works at the interface of genomics and computing, with expertise in high-throughput bioinformatics pipelines. His research aims to incorporate the latest technologies into the health system and make these technologies available to all Australians.

Matt is a Chief Investigator of the Centre for Personalised Immunology and a Senior Research Fellow in Bioinformatics at the Australian Institute of Tropical Health & Medicine. The fellowship funds Dr Field’s research for a four-year term.

Congratulations Matt!