Professor John Funder receives 2016 Ipsen Award for Endocrinology

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Congratulations to Professor John Funder, who received the 2016 Ipsen Award of the Fondation Ipsen (Paris) at the combined Chinese Society for Endocrinology/International Congress of Endocrinology meeting in Beijing.

Professor Funder is the first ever Australian researcher to receive the award – all of the previous recipients were from the USA and Europe.

This is the 15th annual Ipsen award, and the first awarded to a researcher in Cardiovascular Endocrinology.

Professor Funder gave a plenary lecture at the Congress, received a medal and dinner in his honour, as well as a cash prize.