Professor tackles diabetes-related heart disease

Professor Shaun Jackson is a veritable tall poppy, with an Australian Institute of Political Science award to prove it, along with a long list on national and international medical research accolades.

He’s made his mark in blood clotting and haematology, but it’s the next phase of his career that has got him truly excited.

In January Prof Jackson packs up his Monash University lab and heads to Sydney with his 10-member team to take up a position which he is confident will result in new thinking about prevention and treatment of diabetes-related heart disease.

It’s a truly