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Assoc/Prof Kevin Pfleger

Head, Molecular Endocrinology and Pharmacology
Harry Perkins Institute of Medical Research (research)

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The University of Western Australia (M519)
35 Stirling Highway
+61 8 6151 0734
+61 8 6151 0701
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Associate Professor Kevin Pfleger is Head of Molecular Endocrinology and Pharmacology at the Harry Perkins Institute of Medical Research and the Centre for Medical Research, The University of Western Australia (UWA). He is a National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) RD Wright Fellow (Level 2) and Chief Scientific Advisor of Dimerix Limited, an ASX-listed spin-out company from the Perkins and UWA. A/Prof Pfleger was awarded his MA and PhD from Cambridge and Edinburgh Universities respectively, and relocated to Western Australia in October 2002. He was a NHMRC Peter Doherty Research Fellow from 2005 to 2008 and an Australian Research Council (ARC) Future Fellow from 2011 to 2014.
Roles, responsibilities and expertise
Chair-Elect of the Scientific Advisory Committee of the Australasian Society of Clinical and Experimental Pharmacologists and Toxicologists (ASCEPT)
President of the UWA Researchers' Association
Honours and awards
Western Australian Young Scientist of the Year 2009
NHMRC 10 of the Best Research Projects 2010
Australian Museum 3M Eureka Prize for Emerging Leader in Science 2011
Endocrine Society Early Investigators Award 2012
Western Australian Young Tall Poppy Science Award 2012
Endocrine Society of Australia's Mid-Career Research Award 2014
NHMRC Research Excellence Award 2014 for top-ranked fellowship in category
Vice-Chancellor of UWA’s Mid-Career Research Award 2015
British Pharmacological Society Novartis Prize 2016
Research profile
Research profile and publications

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