CONGRATULATIONS TO THE RALPH READER PRIZE WINNERS

RALPH READER BASIC SCIENCE 2020

WINNER

Celine Santiago
PhD student Victor Chang Research Institute

Titin Truncation Provides a Sensitised Template for Cardio-Depressant Effects of Alcohol

Link to winning abstract above (published in the HLC Journal Jan 2021)

 

Finalist

Thomas Hansen
Researcher Wollongong Hospital

The Utility of the P2X7 Receptor as a Diagnostic and Therapeutic Target in Atherosclerosis and Efficacy of a Novel P2X7 Receptor Antagonist

Link to winning abstract above (published in the HLC Journal Jan 2021)

 

Finalist

Nathan Wong
Basic Physician Trainee
South Australian Health and Medical Research Institute / Royal Prince Alfred Hospital

TRIM2 is a Novel Inhibitor of Inflammatory-Driven Pathological Angiogenesis, but Preserves Physiological Hypoxia-Mediated Angiogenesis

Link to winning abstract above (published in the HLC Journal Jan 2021)

 

RALPH READER CLINICAL SCIENCE 2020

WINNER

Chrishan Nalliah
Electrophysiology Fellow 
Royal Melbourne Hospital

Impact of Continuous Positive Airway Pressure on the Atrial Substrate in Patients with Obstructive Sleep Apnoea and Atrial Fibrillation: The SLEEP-AF Substrate Sub-Study

Link to winning abstract above (published in the HLC Journal Jan 2021)

 

Finalist

Ross Roberts-Thomson

PhD Candidate
South Australia Health and Medical Research Institute

Left atrial ejection fraction predicts future need for surgery in asymptomatic patients with rheumatic mitral valve disease

Link to winning abstract above (published in the HLC Journal Jan 2021)

 
Finalist

Chris Anthony

PhD Research Fellow, St Vincent’s Hospital

Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance for Rejection Surveillance After Cardiac Transplantation

Link to winning abstract above (published in the HLC Journal Jan 2021)

Ralph Reader Prize Winners