Australian Society for Microbiology Success

1 May 2014

Robert Moran and Chris McKenzie, PhD students in the Hall and Newsome Labs respectively,wereamong thesix finalists for the 2014 Becton Dickinson Student Award. Eachpresented theirwork at the finals evening at UTS on 18 March with Robert presenting on 'Bowel movement: resistance plasmid transfer in the gut' and Chris on'Oncogenic signalling during poxvirus infection'.

Robert wasawarded the NSW-ACT Becton Dickinson Student Award, and Chris received the NSW-ACT Branch Prize. These awards willallow Chris and Robertto travel to Melbourne in July to present at the Australian Society for Microbiology's Annual Scientific Meeting. Congratulations!