Congratulations to Dr Stephen Daley from the Department of Immunology who has been presented with the Gordon Ada Early Career Researcher Award. After receiving the award, Dr Daley gave the annual Gordon Ada Oration entitled 'How T cell selection in the thymus can
prevent or predestine autoimmune disease.'
Professor Gordon Leslie Ada, AO, FAA (1922-2012) was an internationally renowned scientist best known for his seminal contributions to the fields of Virology and Immunology. In commemoration of his contribution to scientific research, The John Curtin School of Medical Research has established the annual Gordon Ada Early Career Researcher Award, to be presented to a researcher based at JCSMR who has made major contributions to biomedical research over the course of their career.