Dr Jesse Young wins Premier’s Award

The Justice Health Unit’s Dr Jesse Young has won the 2020 Premier's Award for Health and Medical Research in the Public Health Researcher category, announced at a virtual ceremony held on 7 December 2020.

These awards recognise the exceptional contributions and capabilities of Victoria's early career researchers in their PhD studies. Jesse’s research aims to improve the health of people with pre-existing mental disorders after release from prison.  Click here for the 2020 Premier’s Awards winners and here for more information about Jesse’s research.

Congratulations to Jesse for winning this prestigious award!