Thursday, 23rd November, 2017
ONE of the world’s leading authorities in the field of diabetes, 75-year-old Paul Zimmet, is the Victorian Senior Australian of the Year.
“I never expected to get my name in lights,” Professor Zimmet said.
“I’m very excited to receive it but not as a reward for what I’ve done.
“I see it as an opportunity to push very much harder to help those at risk of diabetes get better.”