Alumni Voices

Cancer Researcher, Celebrant, Goalkeeper and Entrepreneur: Tristan Clemons [PhD ‘14]

May 29, 2018

Dr Tristan Clemons is a research fellow at the University of Western Australia working on novel nanoparticle treatments for a range of diseases including cancer, heart disease burn and spinal cord injuries. He completed his PhD in 2014 and is now working as a National Health and Medical Research Council Australian Biomedical Fellow. In his spare time Tristan is a business owner with Get Flapped, bringing the Legionnaires hat back into fashion, and a member of the Kookaburras the Australian Men’s Hockey team.

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Twitter: @clemo_11 

Instagram: @getflapped