Infectious Diseases Research Symposium - FULL HOUSE!


A capacity audience has registered for this special Symposium featuring Australia’s leading researchers discussing the latest advances in the fields of HIV, malaria, tuberculosis and hepatitis.

Mutual Confidentiality Agreement

Please note that ALL participants will be required to sign a Mutual Confidentiality Agreement to attend this event. This is to ensure that any and all information disclosed by speakers will not be considered as a “disclosure” of intellectual property,

With recent significant progress towards better prevention, treatment and cure of these conditions, these are exciting times for researchers and the broader community.

However, there are also major challenges to disease control, cure, and elimination, including the alarming spread of drug resistance.

The speakers will share the latest advances from basic science, epidemiology, population health and translational science towards vaccine, diagnostic and therapeutic development.

Online registration is now closed.

Find out more about the latest research from:

Associate Professor David Anderson
Burnet Institute

Dr Bridget Barber
Burnet Institute & Menzies School of Health Research

Associate Professor Melissa Churchill
Burnet Institute

Professor Steve Graham
Burnet Institute and University of Melbourne

Professor Alan Landay
Rush University Medical Center

Dr Suman Majumdar
Burnet Institute

Professor Guy Marks
University of Sydney

Dr Marc Pellegrini
Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research

Dr Pham Duc Minh
Burnet Institute

Dr Andy Poumbourios
Burnet Institute

Dr Nick Scott
Burnet Institute

Associate Professor Mark Stoové
Burnet Institute

Associate Professor Gilda Tachedjian
Burnet Institute

Professor Leann Tilley
University of Melbourne

Dr Alex Thompson
University of Melbourne

Associate Professor Edwina Wright
Burnet Institute and Alfred Health

Date & Time

Wednesday, 26 August, 2015
9:00 AM – 5:00 PM AEST


AMREP Lecture Theatre
75 Commercial Road, Alfred Medical Research and Education Precinct
Melbourne VIC 3004

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Free event. Registration CLOSED.


Contact Details

For more information about this event, please contact:

Burnet Institute

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