Royal Melbourne Hospital (MB, BS, 1929)
1932 master of surgery degree and appointed to a lectureship in pathology at the University of Melbourne.
He won him the David Syme prize in 1937.
(Sir) Howard (Baron) Florey invited Wright to work with him at the University of Oxford (1937-38);
1939 Appointed professor of physiology at the University of Melbourne.
1940 a fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians
1941 doctorate in science