Events

August 2015

August 2015

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Feeling the Effects of the East Australian Current on Tasmania - Hobart

Three experts from diverse backgrounds each speaking for 15-20 minutes on the topic of the East Australian Current and its impacts on Tasmania, followed by a 30-45-minute panel discussion with the audience.

Presenter(s):

  • Dr Mike Pook, CSIRO Hobart
  • Dr Gretta Pecl, Institute for Marine and Antarctic Studies
  • Dr Neil Holbrook, Institute for Marine and Antarctic Studies
  • Dr Scott Ling, Institute for Marine and Antarctic Studies

Public Lecture  Sandy Bay  Stanley Burbury Theatre, University Centre, Sandy Bay campus

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Feeling the Effects of the East Australian Current on Tasmania - Launceston

Three experts from diverse backgrounds each speaking for 15-20 minutes on the topic of the East Australian Current and its impacts on Tasmania, followed by a 30-45-minute panel discussion with the audience.

Presenter(s):

  • Dr Mike Pook, CSIRO Hobart
  • Dr Gretta Pecl, Institute for Marine and Antarctic Studies
  • Dr Neil Holbrook, Institute for Marine and Antarctic Studies
  • Dr Scott Ling, Institute for Marine and Antarctic Studies

Public Lecture  Launceston  Sir Raymond Ferrall Centre, Newnham campus

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2015 Menzies Debate

Science writer Bernie Hobbs moderates a debate on the topic, "That all men aged 50-69 years should have annual prostate cancer screening with a PSA test"

Presenter(s):

  • Dr Liesel Fitzgerald, Menzies Institute for Medical Research, University of Tasmania
  • Professor Frank Bowden, Australian National University
  • University Professor Paul Glasziou, Bond University
  • Professor Mark Nelson, Menzies Institute for Medical Research, University of Tasmania
  • Dr Michael Vaughan, Urologist, Hobart Private Hospital
  • Penny Egan, CEO, Cancer Council Tasmania

Public Forum  Hobart  Medical Sciences Precinct, Corner of Liverpool and Campbell Streets, Hobart