Prime Minister's Prize for New Innovators

Congratulations to Dr Luke Campbell (BMedSc 2009, MBBS (Hons) 2009, PhD 2019), who won the 2019 Prime Minister’s Prize for New Innovators.

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The award recognises his development of headphones that automatically adapt to an individual’s unique hearing to enhance the audio experience.

Dr Campbell completed PhD research in otolaryngology in intraoperative surgical monitoring for cochlear implantation (work that led to patents pending with Cochlear). During his candidature, Luke was an awardee of the Melbourne Accelerator Program (2016) for the early development of his headphones.

Learn more about Nura and Luke’s work.