It has just been announced that Professor Gerard Byrne is the joint recipient of RANZCP’s 2012 MSD Senior Research Award.

The RANZCP’s MSD Senior Research Award is made to the Fellow who has made the most significant contribution to psychiatric research in Australia and New Zealand over the preceding five years. The award was established in 1978, to recognise excellence in research in psychiatry in Australia and New Zealand

RANZCP 2012 congress will be held at the Grand Hotel Chancellor in Hobart, Tasmania on the 20th – 24th May 2012. The MSD SENIOR RESEARCH PRESENTATION will contain a keynote presentation by Professor Byrne, the winner of this award.