Justin Eastwood to receive the Smart Geelong Researcher of the Year Award for innovation in infectious diseases

Justin Eastwood Smart Geelong 2014Please join us in congratulating PhD student Justin Eastwood, from the Centre for Integrative Ecology, for receiving the CSIRO’s Award for Innovation in Infectious Disease Research or Prevention, for his research on Phylogenetic analysis of beak and feather disease virus.

His work will assist the investigation of wildlife diseases and the care of parrot species.

More on Justin’s work can be found HERE or on Deakin’s website.

The Smart Geelong Network represents over 16 organisations providing education and research resources locally, nationally and internationally including:

  • Deakin University
  • Barwon Health
  • Geelong Chamber of Commerce
  • The Gordon Institute
  • Department of Education and Training

Smart Geelong 2014