Tony McMichael Public Health Ecology and Environment Award

  • Beggs, Paul (Recipient), Zhang, Ying (Recipient) & all co-authors of the MJA-Lancet Countdown on Health and Climate Change in Australia (Recipient)



The award is for significant, discernible contributions in the combined domains of public health and ecology or environmental health, where a significant contribution includes:
• published peer-reviewed research, and/or translation of research from academic literature into the public and policy domain, and/or
• extensive advocacy based on such research and knowledge, and/or promotion of this field and research to government, business or the public;
and discernible means that this activity is recognised widely within the public health, ecology and environment field and has had a demonstrable effect on government or organisational policy or operations. Further details available at:
Degree of recognitionNational
Granting OrganisationsPublic Health Association of Australia

Awarded at event

Event titleAustralian Public Health Conference 2023
LocationHotel Grand Chancellor Hobart, Hobart, AustraliaShow on map
Period26 Sept 2023 → 28 Sept 2023