Bruce has received many prestigious awards:
Selikoff Lifetime Achievement Award
IMIG Advancement Award.
Royal Australasian College of Physicians
Thoracic Society of Australia and NZ
Eric Saint award
Australian Medical Association
Premier’s Science Award
He received an Order of Australia in 2013.
In 2013 he was made Western Australian of the Year
In 2014 he was the WA finalist in the Australian of the Year award.