2021 Award Winners EP3: Dr Bruce Stillman AO
In this episode, you will meet Dr Bruce Stillman AO, winner of the Global Impact Award in 2021. Bruce is a visionary biochemist revolutionising cancer research, and here he discusses his dreams of doing medicine since he was 11, his early discoveries in Australia and the changes he's seen in the research environment - particularly leading one of the US and the world's great research institution, Cold Spring Harbour Laboratory.
You will also meet Ken Allen AO, Founder and Chair Emeritus of Advance, and Chair of the Awards judging panel. Ken knew Bruce through their work when Ken was Consul General in New York from 2001 to 2006.
Bruce is driven by the joy of pursuing cutting-edge research, and experiencing the thrill of discovery, while overseeing an institution that nurtures the careers of young scientists. Listen and be inspired to follow your passion, change landscapes and connect with others.
Want to learn more about Dr Bruce Stillman, read his 2021 Gamechanger profile here > Dr Bruce Stillman AO
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