Women in Technology Award for Prof Colleen Nelson

Prof Colleen Nelson received A WIT Award at the QLD Women In Technology Awards Gala Dinner in recognition of her achievements in Prostate Cancer Research.

Prof Colleen Nelson received the Life Sciences Outstanding Award, while A/Prof Jyotsna Batra was a finalist for the Life Sciences Rising Star Award, and PhD Candidate, Srilakshmi Srinivasan was a finalist for the Life Sciences Young Achiever Award.

This year marked the 20th Anniversary of the Women in Technology (WiT) Awards, which was founded by 10 women in 1997 and has grown to become one of the leading industry associations for women in Australia. WiT represents the interests of all women in the fields of Information Technology and Life Sciences Technology and provides a safe networking and learning environment for ladies at all stages of their careers.