International honour for Melbourne rheumatologist

Professor Eric Morand, Head of the School of Clinical Sciences and Rheumatology at Monash Health, has received the Distinguished Innovator Award in Lupus from the New York-based Lupus Institute.

The $1 million award is given to outstanding scientists to enable them pursue novel research into the fundamental causes of lupus with the hope of finding new therapies.

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