In recognition of the wonderful work staff and medical schools are doing in Indigenous health. These awards acknowledge an innovative programme or initiative which addresses critical issues, brings people together collaboratively and implements an innovative solution.

These awards were judged by an independent panel consisting of:

Dr David Jansen – Teora (Maori Medical Practitioners Association of Aoteroroa)
Dr Marlene Kong – AIDA (Australian Indigenous Doctors Association)
Professor Steven Leader – The University of Sydney

 

Award Winner
Leading innovation in curriculum implementation  Ms Suzanne Pitama
The University of Otago
Leading innovation in Indigenous student recruitment support & graduation Centre for Aboriginal & Medical Health 
The University of Western Australia
Leading innovation in cultural & organisational change Dr David Paul
The University of Western Australia Dr Tamara Mackean
Flinders University
Leading innovation in community engagement Winnunga Nimmityjah
Aboriginal Health Service
LIMELight Leadership Award For outstanding leadership by an individual A/ Prof. Marlene Drysdale
Monash University A/Prof. John Broughton 
University of Otago

 

The LIMELight Awards were presented during the official dinner of the LIME Connection II.

A/Prof. Marlene Drysdale (Monash) & A/Prof. John Broughton (Otago)

A/Prof. Marlene Drysdale (Monash) & A/Prof. John Broughton (Otago)

(L-R) Ms Adele Cox (UWA), DrTamara Mackean (Flinders), Dr David Paul (UWA), A/Prof. Helen Milroy (UWA), Dr. Paula Edgill (UWA)

(L-R) Ms Adele Cox (UWA), DrTamara Mackean (Flinders), Dr David Paul (UWA), A/Prof. Helen Milroy (UWA), Dr. Paula Edgill (UWA)

MS Suzanne Pitama (Otago)

MS Suzanne Pitama (Otago)

Mr Greg Phillips & Dr Peter Sharp (on behalf of Winnunga Nimmityjah Aboriginal Health Service)

Mr Greg Phillips & Dr Peter Sharp (on behalf of Winnunga Nimmityjah Aboriginal Health Service)