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Margo, Jill

OAM

Occupation
Journalist and Print Journalist

Summary

ill Margo is one of Australia's most respected health journalist. Her work has won more than a dozen international and national awards, including a Walkley Award. She has written for The Australian Financial Review and has published bestsellers in the fields of biography and health. In 2006, she was awarded the Order of Australia for her pioneering work in journalism and for her contribution to cancer awareness. During her 30 year career in journalism, Jill Margo has worked for The Sydney Morning Herald and The Australian. She lives in Sydney with her three children.

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Events

c. 1976 -
Career in journalism active
2001
Walkley Award (Print) - Newspaper Feature Writing, 'Rob Ferguson's Very Personal Odyssey', Australian Financial Review - Fairfax

Sources used to compile this entry: http://www.walkleys.com/winners/database.html.

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