MDA Executive Director Boris M Struk accepted the National Award from Major General Iain Spence on behalf of MDA. This award was for the commitment MDA provided to the Defence Reserve Support Council with the employment of Lieutenant Colonel Alan Quaife.

In his acceptance, Boris said “We have a strong commitment in supporting the MD Community through our programs, services and research. We also have a strong commitment to Australia and its Defence personnel and this National Award is testimony to that commitment”.