The national significance of DMTC’s Medical Countermeasures (MCM) Program, bringing industry and research partners together to work on national health security challenges, has been highlighted in the latest in the series of Defence Science & Technology Outlook publications. (more…)Posted by Harry Baxter on January 14th, 2019 Tagged: collaboration, Countermeasures, CSIRO, defence technology, DST, research
Federal Member for Ryan, the Hon Jane Prentice MP, used a speech in Federal Parliament earlier this year to publicly acknowledge the career of one of the founding fathers of DMTC, Emeritus Professor David St.John from the University of Queensland.
You can watch Mrs Prentice’s speech here.
The recognition in Federal Parliament followed David’s acceptance, earlier this year, of one of three inaugural DMTC Fellowships for significant meritorious contributions to the company.
In March 2019 a symposium named in Professor St John’s honour will be held at the international TMS 2019 conference in Texas. TMS brings together more than 4,000 engineers, scientists, business leaders and other professionals in the minerals, metals and materials disciplines.
Posted by Harry Baxter on December 18th, 2018 Tagged: collaboration, defence technology, DMTC, research
Our 2018 Annual Report is now online. Along wth a foreword from Ministers Pyne and Ciobo, this year’s report seeks to recap on the activities that were conducted across 2017-18 while also highlighting just a few of the exemplar projects across a decade of achievements.Harry Baxter on December 6th, 2018 Tagged: collaboration, Countermeasures, DMTC, HASS, innovation, Innovation Hub, research, technology, Welding
DMTC Limited has announced the commencement of a new project under Round Three of its Medical Countermeasures Program. The project will advance the development of a new Australian antibiotic by partnering its developer, Boulos & Cooper Pharmaceuticals, with manufacturing experts from CSIRO. (more…)Posted by Harry Baxter on December 4th, 2018 Tagged: collaboration, Countermeasures, CSIRO, defence technology, DMTC, innovation, research, technology