Congratulations to Dr Riccardo Natoli from the ANU Medical School who won the Supervisors Prize in the recent ANU 3 Minute Thesis Final.
His PhD student, Joshua Chu-Tan won the 2016 ANU Three Minute Thesis (3MT) and Joshua is now looking ahead to competing in the Asia-Pacific final.
Mr Chu-Tan, from the John Curtin School of Medical Research, won a $4,000 research grant for taking out the title and a $500 research grant from PARSA for the People's choice award.
He spoke about developing gene therapies for age-related macular degeneration, the leading cause of blindness in the developed world.
Livestream of the 3MT Final presentation, including the announcement of Dr Natoli's Supervisor's Prize: https://www.facebook.com/TheAustralianNationalUniversity/videos/10154320078711294/