Celebrating Sir Gustav Nossal’s 90th birthday

Celebrating Sir Gustav Nossal’s 90th birthday


Sir Gustav Nossal AC

This year WEHI celebrates a special anniversary: the 90th birthday of Sir Gustav Nossal AC, our Honorary Governor and Patron, and former director (1965–1996). 

One of Australia’s most distinguished scientists, as well as a gifted science communicator, Gus has made an enormous contribution to medical research and to Australian cultural life.  

Wish Gus a happy birthday 

We know Gus has many friends and admirers, near and far. We invite you to leave a message for Gus in our virtual birthday card, which will be printed and presented to Gus later this year. 

History 

In his 31 years as director, Gus transformed WEHI into a dynamic, internationally renowned institute, expanding WEHI’s size and research scope, and attracting the best scientific minds from around the world. 

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