Professor Richard Scolyer receives University of Sydney Alumni Award.

Professor Richard Scolyer receives University of Sydney Alumni Award.

24 August 2020

Aim for the clouds and you'll get to the treetops. If you aim for the treetops you won't get off the ground.

Congratulations to MIA Co-Medical Director Professor Richard Scolyer, who was recently honoured in an online ceremony for The University of Sydney's annual Alumni Awards.

Professor Scolyer was awarded the 2020 Alumni Award for International Achievement in recognition of his global leadership in melanoma research, clinical care, oncology and pathology. One of the world’s most cited scholars in melanoma pathology, he is ranked the world’s number one melanoma pathologist and number six melanoma expert in any field or discipline.

In accepting the award from Chancellor of The University of Sydney, Belinda Hutchinson,  Professor Scolyer spoke of MIA’s biospecimen bank resource, progress being made in melanoma treatment and the team's ultimate goal of reaching zero deaths from #melanoma. Enjoy the video of their discussion:

 

 

 

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