Sant-Rayn Pasricha-Achievements

Sant-Rayn Pasricha-Achievements

Selected achievements

Awards

  • 2014: EHA/ASH Translational Research Training Programme in Haematology

  • 2013: Dean’s Award for Excellence in a PhD Thesis, Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences, University of Melbourne

  • 2010: Victoria Fellowship – Victorian Government, Department of Innovation, Industry and Regional Development. Prestigious award for emerging leaders in science, engineering and technology.

  • 2001: MBBS University of Melbourne Top Student

Grants and funding

  • 2016-2021: National Health and Medical Research Council Project Grant: Defining the impact of universal iron interventions in young children: a randomized controlled trial in rural Bangladesh (CIC)

  • 2016-2018: National Health and Medical Research Council Project Grant: Using nanotechnology to improve the therapeutic efficacy of iron chelators (CID)

  • 2015-2016: Cooley’s Anemia Foundation (USA) Research Fellowship

  • 2011: CJ Martin Early Career Fellowship, National Health and Medical Research Council Australia

Service to the community

  • Chair, Joint International Union of Nutrition Sciences / NIH Taskforce on Risks and Benefits of Iron Supplementation

  • Member, International Zinc Nutrition Consultative Group

  • Consultant, World Health Organization

  • External Advisor, World Health Organization