What's Going On at ASSBI and around the world
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NHMRC Awards 2018
Congratulations to ASSBI Fellow, Professor Leanne Togher who won the Elizabeth Blackburn Prize for the highest ranked female research fellow in clinical medicine in Australia at the NHMRC Awards 2018. A fitting reward for her research into helping people with brain injuries to better communicate. The first allied health researcher and speech pathology recipient.
The photos are of Leanne receiving her award from Kathy North and with The Hon Greg Hunt, MP, Minister for Health
The World Health Organisation (WHO) is calling for organisations and institutions to share their rehabilitation-related competency frameworks. Shared competency frameworks will help WHO develop important resources to support countries in strengthening their human resources for rehabilitation. Deadline 30 September 2018.