2019 Recipient

Dr Nicole Lioufas

The inaugural Board Chair Inspire Medal was awarded to Dr Nicole Lioufas, a Consultant General Medicine Physician and Nephrologist, for the consistently going above and beyond the call of duty for her patients, her junior medical staff and medical students.

Congratulations to Dr Lioufas for winning what is now our highest honour for those who have exemplified Western Health’s values.

Board Chair The Hon Bronwyn Pike presents the inaugural Inspire Medal to Dr Nicole Lioufas.


We also congratulate the finalists for the Inspire Medal: Ward 1 West, the EMR Project Team, Dr David Krieser and Dianne Patterson, Thea-Grace Collier and Daniela Veljanovska and Michelle Stevens, whose inspirational contribution to supporting staff and patients was also acknowledged.

Above: Members of Ward 1 West are pictured with Board Chair The Hon Bronwyn Pike.

Above: Members of the EMR Project Team are pictured with Board Chair The Hon Bronwyn Pike.

Above: Dr David Krieser and Dianne Patterson are pictured with Board Chair The Hon Bronwyn Pike.

Above: Thea-Grace Collier is with Board Chair The Hon Bronwyn Pike.

Above: Michelle Stevens is pictured with Board Chair The Hon Bronwyn Pike.

To view the full citations for Dr Nicole Lioufas and all of the finalists, visit the 2019 Inspirational Stories Page Round 1 and Round 2