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Cancer Council SA currently administers the funding for two fellowships, the Peter Nelson Leukaemia Research Fellowship and the inaugural Lin Huddleston Ovarian Cancer Research Fellowship.

Current recipient Dr Laura Eadie

The Peter Nelson Leukaemia Research Fellowship fund

The Peter Nelson Leukaemia Research Fellowship fund was established by
Marjorie Jackson-Nelson—the Lithgow Flash and former Governor of South Australia —in memory of her husband, Australian Olympic cyclist, Peter Nelson who passed away from leukaemia.

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Current recipient Dr Carmela Ricciardelli

The Lin Huddleston Ovarian Cancer Research Fellowship

The Lin Huddleston Ovarian Cancer Research Fellowship was established in 2015 in memory of Lin Huddleston.

The fund was established to support an ovarian cancer researcher with the goal of contributing to finding a cure for this cancer.

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