Burgess-Achievements

Burgess-Achievements

Discoveries

G-CSF

GM-CSF receptor

3D-structure and function of the EGFR extracellular domain

System Biology of the colon crypt – asymmetric budding

Awards

2011 ATSE Clunies Ross Award

2010 President’s Award 2010, Cancer Council of Victoria, Australia

2008 Elected Fellow, Australian Academy of Technological Sciences & Engineering

Grants and funding

2014-2016 Twin Towns Services Community Foundation, Tweed Heads, QLD. $130,800 (Total)

2012-2014 NHMRC Project Grant. Investigating the roles of the Wnt and Notch signalling systems in colon cancer crypt biology. $584,675 (Total)

2009-2013 NHMRC Program Grant. Colorectal cancer-molecular basis to targeted therapeutics. $20,308,260 (Total)

Service to the community

2013 Convenor and speaker: Joint International Research Conference of The Institute for Advanced Studies and the Israel Science Foundation: EGF Receptor – Future Directions

2012-present Member, Victorian Comprehensive Cancer Centre Cancer Research Advisory Committee

2011-present Chair, Specialized Programs of Research Excellence, Grant Advisory Committee, Gastroenterology Department, Vanderbilt University, USA

2009-present Chair, Management Committee, BioGrid Australia