Premier of NSW, Mike Baird and NSW Minister for Women, Pru Goward awarded Dr Dharmica Mistry the Harvey Norman NSW Young Women of the Year Award.
Taking place at a luncheon in Sydney on 9 March, Premier Baird said:
"The NSW Woman of The Year Awards shine a light on the accomplishments of the many extraordinary women in NSW. Each and every nominee has made an immense contribution to their community and deserves to be publically applauded.
The NSW Government is proud to officially recognise the outstanding contributions of women through these awards, celebrating the commitment they show to their industries and communities.
The achievements of these remarkable women will inspire the next generation so that they too can make a positive difference to NSW.On behalf of the NSW Government, I congratulate the nominees, finalists and winners of the 2016 NSW Women of the Year Awards."
We are delighted that Dr Mistry was nominated in a category of inspirational young women. Dr Mistry will use this award to promote the work of BCAL Dx and hopes to inspire more young women into the sciences.