28th Quills: Excellence in Science, Medical & Health Reporting, sponsored by University of Melbourne

Pallavi Singhal, Daniel Carter and Mark Stehle of The Age won the Excellence in Science, Medical and Health Reporting Quill for their work “Silent Killer”.


Judges' citation

This was a high impact piece on a big issue which covered the science and the implications of warming from global to local levels and was presented in an engaging, innovative format.


The winning entry

How heat became the 'silent killer' stalking Australia, The Age, 25 March 2022


Highly commended

Melissa Davey, Guardian Australia, “Generation Vape” (Link 1, Link 2, Link 3)

Tania Ewing, Cosmos Magazine, “The Clinical Trial That Learnt On The Go”

Amalyah Hart, Cosmos Magazine, “Model or monster?”

Apply to join the Melbourne Press Club

Membership is $100 for journalists, $150 for associate members and $40 for students.

Subscribe to our mailing list

Keep up to date with all our events, announcements and special offers.