Bellberry is delighted to share the announcement of 3 Medical Research Fellowships in conjunction with Equity Trustees.

The prestigious annual Sylvia and Charles Viertel Charitable Foundation Senior Medical Research Fellowships have been announced for 2017, committing just over $3.6 million to three researchers undertaking leading edge research into fighting cancer, schizophrenia and antimicrobial resistance.

The Bellberry-Viertel Fellow for 2017 is Associate Professor Di Yu from the Department of Immunology and Infectious Disease, Australian National University.  A/Prof Yu will work on investigating the differentiation and function of novel cytotoxic T cell subset, with the aim of harnessing this newly identified cell type to come up with new ways to treat diseases including HIV and B cell lymphoma.

Click here for the full Media Release – 15 Nov 2017

Applications for 2018 open: Annually on the first day of February .

Applications close: Annually on the last day of April.

Information about the application process can be found here