Wins over the weekend for PhD stars

Flinders PhD students Javad Tavakoli and Dhara Amin won awards at the 29th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Spine Society of Australia, held in Adelaide last weekend, 27- 29 April 2018.

Mr Tavakoli won the Inaugural Clayton Adam Award for Best ECR Scientific Presentation: Tavakoli J, Amin DB, Freeman BJC, Costi JJ; The biomechanics of the inter-lamellar matrix and the lamella during disc herniation: Which is the weakest link?

Ms Amin won Best Poster Award: Amin DB, Moawad C, Costi JJ. Analysis of internal disc strains and injury simulation of repetitive lifting motions.

Each award came with a cash prize of $1,000.

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