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Nobel Laureate Professor Barry Marshall AC MB BS W.Aust FRACP CitWA

Clinical Professor of Medicine (University of Western Australia)  
Honorary Clinical Professor, Medicine and Pharmacology, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, University of Western Australia.
Nobel Laureate: In 2005 Barry Marshall and Robin Warren were awarded the Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine in recognition of their 1982 discovery that a bacterium, Helicobacter pylori, causes one of the most common and important diseases of mankind, peptic ulcer disease.


Mr Malcolm McCusker AC CVO QC CitWA

Malcolm James McCusker AC CVO QC was Governor of Western Australia from July 1, 2011 until June 30, 2014.
He has a Bachelor of Laws degree from the University of Western Australia and is a Queen’s Counsel.   Mr McCusker is well known for his successful representation of wrongfully convicted persons, in a number of high profile cases.
He has been Patron of more than 100 community organisations including the McCusker Foundation for Alzheimer’s Disease Research, Landcare and is Chairman of the McCusker Charitable Foundation, his family foundation, which distributes substantial funds each year to worthy charities