Awards

Awards

2016

  • Prof Susan Davis: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins Best Paper of the Year Award. The North American Menopause Society (NAMS) for the paper entitled: Moderate to severe vasomotor and sexual symptoms remain problematic for women aged 60 to 65 years.  Professor Davis was the only Australian researcher to receive this high honour. 
  • Dr Pragya Gartoulla: Maturitas Elsevier New Investigator Award 2016

2015

  • Prof Susan Davis: International Research Excellence Award US Endocrine Society. [This is a distinguished award only presented 3 times previously]

2014

  • Dr Roisin Worsley. The IMS Robert Greenblatt Prize. The International Menopause Society Annual Meeting, Cancun May 2013
  • Dr Berihun Zeleke. IMS Bursary Award for the study "Menopausal symptoms; prevalence and impact on the health and wellbeing of older women". The International Menopause Society 2013

2013

  • Ms Ensieh Fooladi Young Investigator Award and Travel Award to North American Menopause Society Congress, Dallas, TX 2013
  • Ms Amanda Tan, BMedSci Student 2013 (co-supervised by Susan Davis and Robin Bell)Travel grant to the Australasian Menopause Society Annual Meeting Adelaide 2013
  • Ms Amanda Tan, BMedSci student 2013 (co-supervised by Susan Davis and Robin Bell) The Jean Hailes Memorial Prize for the best presentation by a young investigator. Australasian Menopause Society Annual Conference 2013

2012

  • Professor Susan Davis: National Health and Medical Research Council Research Fellowship
  • Professor Robin Bell:  Australian Society for Psychosocial Obstetrics and Gynaecology Roger Wurm Award for the best scientific presentation : The BUPA Health Foundation Health and Wellbeing After Breast Cancer Study
  • Dr Roisin Worlsey. NHMRC Post-graduate Scholarship
  • Professor Robin Bell: Faculty of Medicine Nursing and Health Sciences Award for Social Inclusion. Awarded for contribution as Chair of the Faculty Social Inclusion Committee 2010-2012
  • Professor Robin Bell: Certificate of Commendation, Vice-Chancellors Award for Social Inclusion
  • Dr Roisin Worsely The Jean Hailes Foundation Young Investigator Award Australasian Menopause Society Meeting Melbourne October 2012

2011

  • Australasian Menopause Society Scientific Award 2011 (for the most meritorious contribution to the field of menopause based on a published or accepted paper in the previous 12 months): R J Bell, M Lijovic, P Fradkin, M Schwarz and S R DavisChanges in patterns of use of cigarettes and alcohol in women after a first diagnosis of invasive breast cancer: a cohort study of women from Victoria, Australia Supportive Care in Cancer (in press September 2011)
  • Dr Mary Panjari NHMRC Postdoctoral Fellowship
  • Ms Tessa O'Halloran, BMedSci student 2011 (co-supervised by Susan Davis and Robin Bell) The Jean Hailes Memorial Prize for the best presentation by a young investigator. Australasian Menopause Society Annual Conference 2011 The prevalence of urinary incontinence in young nulligravid women
  • Professor Susan Davis, The Henry Burger Prize of the International Menopause Society for the most significant published contribution to the field of menopause in the preceding 3 years

2010

  • Dr Mary Panjari Faculty of Medicine Nursing and Health Sciences Bridging Postdoctoral Fellowship (for 2010)

2009

  • Distinguished Alumni Award for 2009 of Monash University, Professor Susan Davis
  • Alfred Medical Research and Education Precinct (AMREP) Research Prize,  Professor Susan Davis
  • The Australasian Menopause Society Award This award is the most prestigious award offered by the Australasian Menopause Society and recognises a distinguished person in the field of menopause, who has given much of their life to making a significant contribution to this field. Awarded every two years
    Professor Susan Davis
  • 2009 Barbara Gross award from the Australasian Menopause Society annual meeting 2009 for the best overall free communication for the paper entitled: Ovarian status in healthy post-menopausal women: follow-up 12 months after trans-vaginal ultrasound (TVU)

2008

  • Australasian Menopause Society Scientific Award 2008 (for the most meritorious contribution to the field of menopause based on a published or accepted paper in the previous 12 months) SL Davison, RJ Bell, M LaChina, SL Holden, SR Davis Assessing Sexual Function in Well Women: Validity and Reliability of the Female Sexual Satisfaction Questionnaire Journal of Sexual Medicine 2008 Nov; 5(11):2575-86
  • Australian Rheumatology Association Annual Scientific Meeting, Adelaide May 2008 Best clinical poster  Dr Fahad Hanna and Associate Professor Robin Bell (joint first authors) Flavia Cicuttini, Sonia L Davison, Anita Wluka, and Susan R Davis High sensitivity C-reactive protein is associated with lower tibial cartilage volume but not lower patella cartilage volume in healthy women at midlife
  • Dr Roslin Botlero PhD scholarship Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences, Monash University 2008-2010
  • Prof Susan Davis. Principal Research Fellow. NHMRC 2008-2012

2007

  • Dr Sonia Davison Royal Australasian College of Physicians' Vincent Fairfax Family Foundation Research Fellowship
  • Dr Sonia Davison NHMRC Post-doctoral Fellowship 2007-2011

2006

  • Ms Mary Panjari (Women’s Health program, Department of medicine, Monash University) (co-supervised with professor Nip Thompson, Professor Susan Davis and Professor Jill Astbury) National Health and Medical Research Council Postgraduate Scholarship

2005

  • Dr Sonia Davison: 9th Australasian Menopause Society Annual Scientific Award for the paper “Androgen levels in adult females: changes with age, menopause and oophorectomy”
  • Dr Woraluk Somboonporn. 9th Australasian Menopause Society Barbara Gross Award for best presentation “The risks and benefits of testosterone for postmenopausal women: a systematic review (Dr Somboonporn undertook this work under the supervision of Professor Susan Davis and A/Professor Robin Bell of Monash University who are co-authors on this work)