The Univeristy of Melbourne The Royal Melbourne Hopspital

A joint venture between The University of Melbourne and The Royal Melbourne Hospital

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Regional projects

Microbial genomics workshops

Howden group
Project Leader(s): Professor Benjamin Howden

Antimicrobial stewardship and antimicrobial resistance training

National Centre for Antimicrobial Stewardship 
Project leader(s): Associate Professor Kirsty Buising
Collaborators(s): World Health Organisation
Funding: WHO Western Pacific RegionWHO Regional Office for South East AsiaAustralia India Institute 

Viral Hepatitis research, surveillance, policy and advocacy, expert advisory capacity, laboratory capacity strengthening, regional reporting and implementation of GHHSVH and Regional Action Plan for Viral Hepatitis

WHO Collaborating Centre for Viral Hepatitis
Project leader(s): Professor Benjamin Cowie
Collaborator(s): World Health OrganisationWHO Western Pacific RegionWHO Regional Office for South East Asia

Low invermectin responders of onchocerchiasis

McVernon group
Project leader(s): Professor Jodie McVernon

Antimicrobial stewardship and antimicrobial resistance training

National Centre for Antimicrobial Stewardship 
Project leader(s): Associate Professor Kirsty Buising
Collaborators(s): World Health Organisation
Funding: WHO Western Pacific RegionWHO Regional Office for South East AsiaAustralia India Institute 

Viral Hepatitis research, surveillance, policy and advocacy, expert advisory capacity, laboratory capacity strengthening, regional reporting and implementation of GHHSVH and Regional Action Plan for Viral Hepatitis

WHO Collaborating Centre for Viral Hepatitis
Project leader(s): Professor Benjamin Cowie
Collaborator(s): World Health OrganisationWHO Western Pacific RegionWHO Regional Office for South East Asia

Diagnostics & genotyping

Victorian Infectious Diseases Reference Laboratory
Project leader(s): Dr Julian DruceDr Mike Catton
Collaborator(s): WHO Western Pacific Region