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OUS Victoria - Annual dinner with Professor Karen Day, University of Melbourne

Location: 
The Kelvin Club, 14-30 Melbourne Place, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
Date: 
Saturday, 25 August 2018
Time: 
7.00pm

Join OUS Victoria (OUSV) in celebrating another great year at their annual dinner for 2018 in the Victorian state capital with guest speaker Professor Karen Day of the University of Melbourne.

Karen Day is a distinguished malaria geneticist dedicated to improving global health using her scientific training. Professor Day was born in Melbourne and educated at the University of Melbourne, before completing her PhD studies at the Walter and Eliza Hall Institute.

She had the “life changing” opportunity of studying the public health problems of Papua New Guineans as a young postdoctoral researcher. This experience led her to strengthen her computational biology training as applied to public health at Imperial College and the University of Oxford.

The cost of the event is AUD$125 early bird rate for bookings made before Friday, 3 August, after which tickets are AUD$135. Please register for the event by completing the online booking form. Please email secretary Emma McCarroll with any enquiries.

Please note that there is a reduced price of AUD$70 for freshers, who are also invited to bring one guest to the dinner (at full price). Freshers can book by completing a different booking form.