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  • Congratulations to Dr Sonja Van Wichelen, our 2018 Sydney Research Accelerator (SOAR) fellow[30 January 2018]

    Dr Van Wichelen is amongtwenty-two gifted early and mid-career researchers, who have been named as the University of Sydney’s 2018 Sydney Research Accelerator (SOAR) fellows.

    As part of the two-year program,fellows are awarded $50,000 per year to support their research, innovation and development plans. Dr Van Wichelen will be focusing on the governance of emerging gene technologies in Southeast Asian countries,which has important implications for medical tourism and the Australian biotech field.Her fellowship will allow her to conduct interviews with lawyers, bioethicists and judges as part of her pilot studies in Singapore, Malaysia, and Indonesia.