Rick Speare Medal

ACTM

History of the prize

This prize was founded in 1997 and is maintained by the Australasian College of Tropical Medicine. The prize was renamed the Rick Speare Medal in 2018 in honour of the late Emeritus Professor Rick Speare AM (1947-2016)The prize is awarded to the graduating student in the Master of Public Health and Tropical Medicine who has demonstrated the best overall performance.

Donor

Australian College of Tropical Medicine (ACTM)

Prize Information

Awarded to the graduating Master of Public Health and Tropical Medicine student who has demonstrated the best overall performance in the course.

A commemorative medal

2021 - Caitlin Lisa Harrison & Jessica Anne Madsen

2020 - Kian Sean Lotter

2019 - Fiona Robyn Parsonson

2018 - Jasmine Shoba Pillai, Heather Ann Russell & Mary Elizabeth MacIsaac

2017 - Ivan Parise