Professor Philip Walker RACS
Vascular Surgery Research Scholarship 2019
This Scholarship was established to encourage research in an
area related to vascular surgical disease.
Professor Philip Walker was a Vascular Surgeon, educated in
Sydney (Royal Prince Alfred Hospital), Capetown (Groote Schurr) and
Stanford University. He moved to Brisbane in 1992 and having held
various academic positions from that time was appointed Professor
of Clinical Surgery and Head, Academic Discipline of Surgery at the
University of Queensland, School of Medicine, in 2011. He was a
pre-eminent teacher, researcher and clinically active
hands-on-surgeon who served as an examiner in Vascular Surgery for
RACS. He died as a result of illness whilst still very active in
all of his areas of interest. This scholarship is funded by a
generous donation from Professor Walker himself.
Who can apply?
RACS Fellows and SET Trainees. SET applicants are also eligible
to apply for a scholarship in anticipation of their acceptance into
the SET Program. They must be accepted into the program prior to
the commencement of the scholarship in order to take up the
Applicants must be enrolled in, or intending to enrol in, a
postgraduate higher degree with research that is an area related to
vascular surgical disease.
Please make sure you go to the Scholarships Policies web
page to read the full Conditions contained in the specific
policy for this award before applying. It is essential that you
Important General Conditions (PDF 80KB) to ensure your
Research application form (PDF 632KB). Email the completed
application to firstname.lastname@example.org
by the closing date.
Closing Date for Applications
Midnight ACST Thursday 26 April 2018
Applicants will be notified of outcome in early August 2018
No late applications will be accepted.
Please read Professor Philip Walker's Obituary
ANZ Scholarship & Grant Coordinator
Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
199 Ward Street
North Adelaide SA 5006 Australia
Telephone: +61 8 8219 0900
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