CBNS member Dr Simona Carbone wins Brian Smith Memorial Award
Grants and Awards | June 5, 2018

Congratulations to CBNS member Dr Simona Carbone who won theĀ Brian Smith Memorial Award worth $32,000 to further her research in Hirschsprung’s disease.

The award is funded by the company Equity Trustees. Brian Smith was a leading Melbourne surgeon whose main surgical interest was disease of the colon and rectum. To honour his memory, this Award seeks to support medical research and further enhancement of the surgical skills and knowledge of researchers and practitioners having a special interest in colonoscopy, colonic cancer and the applied anatomy, physiology or pathology of the colon, rectum and anus.