Dr Aron Chakera

1992 Collegian

Chakera Aron
Photo credit: Harry Perkins Institute

Aron was born in Perth in 1976. He attended Churchlands as a special music student from 1988 to 1992. Aron studied medicine at UWA, graduating summa cum laude. He was awarded a Rhodes Scholarship in 2000 and graduated with a DPhil from Oxford University. His involvement in medical research has appointments as Senior Research Fellow at Worcester College and Clinical Lecturer in Renal Medicine at the University of Oxford. Professor Chakera practises in all areas of renal medicine and is currently laboratory head in Translational Renal Research at the Harry Perkins Institute of Medical Research.