Marnie Blewitt-Achievements

Marnie Blewitt-Achievements

Awards

2015 Lorne Genome Women in Science Award

2010-2014 ARC Queen Elizabeth II Fellowship

2013 Financial Review Top 100 Women of Influence Award, 2013

2009 Financial Review Boss Magazine Top 30 Women to Watch in Australian Business

2009 L’Oreal Australia For Women in Science Fellowship

2009 Australian Academy of Science Ruth Stephens Gani Medal, for human genetics

Grants and funding

2016-2019 one project grant and one fellowship National Health and Medical Research Council

2014-2016 two project grants National Health and Medical Research Council

2013-2015 one project grant National Health and Medical Research Council

2013-2015 DHB Foundation philanthropic funding

2012-2014 one project grant National Health and Medical Research Council

2010-2014 Dyson Bequest fellowship, philanthropic funding

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Marnie Blewitt

The Human Genome program revealed that it takes 30,000 genes to make a human. But thats not the full story. Marnie Blewitt wants to know more, "How does a cell know which of its 30,000 or so genes should be active and which should be dormant?" she asks.