We are pleased to announce the inaugural ACDHS Awards, designed to honour exceptional contributions and innovations in the field of allied health. These prestigious awards aim to recognise and celebrate the outstanding achievements of educators, researchers, and leaders who are making significant impacts within their communities and advancing the field of health sciences. 

The three award categories are: 

  1. Allied Heath, Education – Innovation Award:
    • Focus: Recognises educators who have demonstrated exceptional innovation in teaching methods or curriculum development within the health education field. 
  2. Allied Health, First Nations – Leadership/Engagement Award:
    • Focus: Celebrates individuals who have demonstrated exceptional leadership and active engagement within the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities.
  3. Allied Health, Research – Impact Award:
    • Focus: Acknowledges researchers whose work has made significant contributions to societal change, advancements, or practical applications in allied health research.

Each winner will receive Prize: $3000 cash award and framed award certificate.

Nominations will open 24 June. Criteria and submission details coming soon!