Honours, awards, fellowships and medals

Fellowship, Australian Academy of Health and Medical Sciences, March 2015

Doctor of Laws (honoris causa), University of Melbourne, 5 July 2012
Research Australia Lifetime Achievement Award, National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne 2011
Member, Institute of Medicine of the National Academy of Science, Washington DC, USA 2008
The Woodrow Wilson Award, Palladium Ballroom, Crown Towers, Melbourne 2007
Honorary Fellowship of the Royal Society of Edinburgh (FRSE), Edinburgh, Scotland, 2006
Honorary Fellowship, The Literary & Historical Society of University College Dublin. Ireland 2005
Peter Doherty Awards for Excellence in Science and Science Education, QLD, 2005
Moreton Bay College for Boys, Queensland, 2004
The Peter Doherty Prize for Health and Physical Education, ACT, 2003
Peter Doherty Prize for Innovation, Sydney, 2003

Curtin Medal, 2003
Centenary Medal, 2003
The Premier of Queensland's Export Awards, Brisbane, 2003
The Rotary Club of Melbourne Vocational Service Award, 2003
Queensland Greats Award, Brisbane, 2003
Peter C. Doherty endowed Chair in Immunology, St Jude Children's Research Hospital, USA, 2002
Peter Doherty Theatre, Indooroopilly High School, Brisbane, 2002
Doherty Lectureship, St Jude Children's Research Hospital, USA, 2002
Associate Member of the Academy of Medicine, Paris France, 2001
Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, Boston, Massachusetts, USA, 2001

Australian Legend, Australia Post, Sydney, 2001
Gregor Mendel Medal, Villanova University, Villanova, Pennsylvania, USA, 2000
Honorary Member Academia de Ciencies Veterinaries de Catalunya, Barcelona, Spain, 2000
Honorary Life Membership, The Golden Key National Honor Society, Brisbane, 1999
Foreign Associate, National Academy of Sciences, USA, 1999
Living National Treasure of Australia, Sydney, Australia, 1998
Honorary Fellowship, Royal Australasian College of Physicians, 1998
Honorary Fellowship, Royal Australian College of Pathologists, 1998
Honorary Fellowship, The Australian Society of Microbiology, 1998
Peter Doherty Fellowship, The Hansen Centre, Flinders University, 1998

Peter Doherty Distinguished Guest Lecture, International Livestock Research Institute, Kenya, 1998
Peter Doherty Young Scientist Award, International Livestock Research Institute, Kenya,1998
Membre Honoraire Etranger, L'Academie royale de Medicine de Belgique, Bruxelles, 1998
The Doherty Studentship, Moredun Research Institute, Scotland, 1998
Fellow of the Institute, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Brisbane, 1997
Fellow, American Society for Microbiology, 1997
Honorary Fellow, Australian College of Veterinary Science, 1997
Memphis City Council Humanitarian Award, 1997
Australian of the Year, Melbourne, Australia, 1997
Companion of the Order of Australia, 1997

Doherty Innovation Centre, Pentlands Science Park, Penicuik, Scotland,1997
Peter Doherty Fellowship, NHMRC, Four year post-doctoral research fellowships, 1997
Peter C. Doherty Aerial Ladder Platform, Queensland Fire and Rescue Authority, Brisbane, 1997
Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine, 1996
Albert Lasker Basic Medical Research Award, USA, 1995
Alumnus of the Year, University of Queensland, Brisbane Australia, 1993
Fellow of the Royal Society of London (FRS), 1987
Gairdner International Award for Medical Science, Canada, 1986
Paul Ehrlich Prize, Germany, 1983
Fellowship of the Australian Academy of Science (FAA), 1983