2001 Neurosurgery Prize (RACS),
2002 Bennett Research Prize (RACS),
2002 Best Paper – Southern Trauma Symposium
2007 Registrar Prize (AORA).
2010 and 2011 he was awarded the Western Health Innovation Award.
2011, he was also awarded the SACS Victorian Leadership Award and was highly commended at the Victorian Health Awards.
2012, Mr Tran was awarded the Western Health Excellence Award and Silver in the Victorian Public Healthcare Awards.
2014, he was awarded the prestigious American British Canadian Travelling Fellowship.