@JCU JCU Professors on Queen's birthday honours list
Dr Ian Ring - Officer in the General Division of the Order of Australia
Dr Ian Ring has been made an Officer in the General Division of the Order of Australia in today's Queens birthday honours list. Dr Ring was honoured for his distinguished service to medicine as an academic, researcher and advisor, and for improving Indigenous and economically disadvantaged population health outcomes, and to professional organisations. Dr Ring has been an Adjunct Professor at James Cook University since 2012.
Dr Alan De Costa - Order of Australia Medal
Dr Alan De Costa received the Order of Australia Medal for his service to medicine and the communities of far north Queensland. Dr De Costa is a Parramatta Park based surgeon and Associate Professor of surgery in the College of Medicine and Dentistry at James Cook University since 2010.