The Western Australian branch is proud to announce that Prof Lyn Beasley has accepted an invitation to become the Inventors Association of Australia (WA)'s first Patron.
Prof Lyn Beasley was until recently the Chief Scientist of WA, the chief scientific adviser to the WA government.
Professor Lyn Beazley was appointed Chief Scientist of Western Australia in 2006. Lyn was awarded Officer of the Order of Australia in January 2009. She is a member of the new Technology and Industry Advisory Council (TIAC) to the Western Australian Government. In March 2011 she was inducted into the inaugural Western Australian Women’s Hall of Fame.
Lyn undertook her undergraduate studies at Oxford University and her doctorate at Edinburgh University, her research career has spanned 30 years. She is Winthrop Professor in Zoology at the University of Western Australia, where she built up an internationally renowned research team that focused on recovery from brain damage. Her research also changed clinical practice in the treatment of infants at risk from pre-term delivery. (credit: ScienceNetwork of Western Australia).
View this MRG TV video interview of Prof Lyn Beasley
Thanks to Russell Goodrick of MRGTV
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