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01 Aug 2018

Public Health Night

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01 Aug 2018

Presented by the ASM Victorian Branch in conjunction with the Doherty Institute. Join us for an evening of presentations by Doherty Institute scientists & Department of Health and Human Services epidemiologists to learn about what the public health labs are currently involved in, and the infectious disease trends they have observed.

Professor Ben Howden, Director of Microbiological Diagnostic Unit 
Public Health Laboratory, Doherty Institute

- Professor Tim Stinear & Dr Ee Laine Tay: Mycobacterium ulcerans 
- Professor Kanta Subbarao: What’s new with influenza vaccines in 2018?
- Dr Danielle Ingle & Marion Easton: Antimicrobial resistance in enteric pathogens
- Kathy Jackson: Addressing hepatitis B and D in Kiribati and other Pacific islands
- Dr Norelle Sherry & Dr Claire Gorrie: Melbourne Genomics Health Alliance “Controlling Superbugs” project

ASM members (student or full): Free
Non-ASM member: $40
Student non-ASM member: $15