Events

September 2017

September 2017

Backscatter Public Forum: Cross-disciplinary collaboration and the ocean

Three researchers from diverse fields lead a discussion on ways in which cross-disciplinary collaboration can help to engage with multiple perspectives to expand our awareness and appreciation of the marine environment as a valuable cultural and economic asset.

Presenter(s):

  • Dr Joy McCann, Australian National University
  • Dr Vanessa Lucieer, University of Tasmania
  • Dr Annalise Rees, University of Tasmania

Public Lecture  Hobart  Aurora Lecture Theatre, IMAS Waterfront Building, Castray Esplanade

2017 Menzies Debate: Heart Disease? We don't need to worry about that any more

Exploring 50 years of progress in heart disease research and treatment and its implications on the health outcomes

Presenter(s):

  • Professor James Sharman, Menzies Institute for Medical Research
  • Associate Professor Rosemary Harrupm Royal Hobart Hospital
  • Dr Paul MacIntyre, Royal Hobart Hospital
  • Dr Seana Gall, Menzies Institute for Medical Research
  • Professor Tom Marwick, Baker Heart and Diabetes Institute
  • Professor John Kelly, Heart Foundation
  • MC: Bernie Hobbs, Australian Broadcasting Corporation

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