Alfred Health Week

Alfred Health Week is held annually and showcases the research carried out by the Alfred Research Alliance in Melbourne.

Activities include the Research Showcase and a Keynote Address, open to all Alliance members and the general public. Throughout the week, research posters are displayed in the corridors of The Alfred.

Dr Susan Alberti, AC

Dr Susan Alberti, AC

Research prizes are awarded by the Alfred Research Alliance to leading projects from across the precinct.

In 2019, prizes for Basic Research were presented to Dr Dragana Dragolievic and Dr Melanie Zeigler from Baker Heart and Diabetes Institute, while the Awards for Clinical Research went to Prof Paul Myles from Monash University and The Alfred and Prof John McNeil AM from Monash Public Health and Preventive Medicine.

In 2018, the prize for Basic Research went to Prof Dmitri Sviridov, Baker Heart & Diabetes Institute, and two Clinical Research Prizes were awarded, to Prof Jamie Cooper, Monash University and The Alfred, and Prof Paul Myles, The Alfred and Monash University.

The 2018 awards were presented by Dr Susan Alberti AC, who also presented the Keynote Address.

Alfred Research Alliance Research Prize

Professor Dmitri Sviridov - Winner, 2018 AMREP Research Prize for Basic Research

Prof Dmitri Sviridov

Professor Andrew Forbes - receiving 2018 AMREP Research Prize for Clinical Research on behalf of Professor Paul Myles, presented by Dr Susan Alberti.

Prof Andrew Forbes (accepting the award on behalf of Prof Paul Myles).



Professor Jamie Cooper - winner of the 2018 AMREP Research Prize for Clinical Research, receives his award from Dr Susan Alberti

Prof Jamie Cooper