News (2018)

December, 2018 (13)
  • 20 December, 2018

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    2018 Year in Review: July to December

    Thanks for your wonderful support of our work and mission. A snapshot of the second half of our year.

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    2018 Year in Review: January to June

    A groundbreaking congress, discovery research, community engagement and significant milestones!

  • 19 December, 2018

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    Creative approaches to TB elimination

    Indonesian health professionals have devised new pathways to TB elimination in a series of courses hosted by Burnet.

  • 14 December, 2018

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    UN appointment for Dame Carol

    Burnet Institute Patron Dame Carol Kidu has been appointed to an influential United Nations panel on maternal and child health.

  • 12 December, 2018

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    NHMRC grants for Burnet research

    Burnet studies reflecting the breadth of the Institute’s research will benefit from NHMRC grants worth more than AUD$3.3million.

  • 11 December, 2018

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    Cosmos' insights into stunting

    The problem of stunting in vulnerable communities, and Burnet’s response, is the focus of a special investigation in Cosmos Magazine.

  • 11 December, 2018

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    Exploring challenges in global health

    Current Major Challenges in Global Health was the theme of a stimulating public lecture at Government House.

  • 11 December, 2018

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    Ned's award for research excellence

    Burnet research assistant Ned Latham’s hepatitis C research attracts prestigious Monash University award.

  • 06 December, 2018

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    Major milestone for Healthy Mothers, Healthy Babies

    After more than 2290 maternal health checks and1500 baby checks, field work is completed on our first HMHB study.

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    ACH2 grants a fabulous outcome

    A broad range of Burnet studies have attracted valuable funding from the Australian Centre for HIV and Hepatitis Virology Research (ACH2).

  • 04 December, 2018

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    A Fenner Award first

    For the first time, Burnet’s prestigious Frank Fenner Award has joint winners - Associate Professor Freya Fowkes and Professor Mark Stoové.

  • 03 December, 2018

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    HMHB researcher wins award

    Dr Liz Peach’s award-winning presentation highlighted latest research from Burnet’s Healthy Mothers, Healthy Babies project in Papua New Guinea.

  • 01 December, 2018

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    Miles to go to end HIV

    On World AIDS Day 2018, Professor Brendan Crabb surveys the long road towards HIV elimination.

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  • 26 April, 2018

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    2018 Day of Immunology

    Burnet Institute staff and students celebrated the 2018 Day of Immunology by showcasing their research and Burnet’s laboratory facilities.

  • 25 April, 2018

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    Optimism on World Malaria Day

    On World Malaria Day 2018, Professor James Beeson is optimistic about the prospects of achieving malaria elimination.

  • 24 April, 2018

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    Melbourne’s bid to make malaria history

    Ahead of World Malaria Day, Melbourne’s leading malaria researchers are grabbing the spotlight.

  • 19 April, 2018

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    Infectious 2018 germinates

    Burnet’s HIV programs will benefit from funds raised by our highly successful second venture into stand-up comedy, Infectious 2018.

  • 05 April, 2018

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    The need for a highly effective malaria vaccine

    Dr Jo-Anne Chan explains why research to develop a highly effective, long lasting malaria vaccine is so important.

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