Past medical experts and celebrity speakers
Since they began in 2004, thousands of young professionals from across Sydney have attended a Young Garvan Forum. Guest speakers and MCs have included health and medical research professionals within Garvan and celebrities such as:
- Dom Knight (ABC's The Chaser)
- Jessica Rowe (Nine Network)
- Sara-Marie Fedele (Big Brother)
- Celebrity doctor Dr Cindy Pan
- Andrew O’Keefe (Deal or No Deal, The Rich List)
- Adam Spencer (ABC Radio 702)
- Lizzy Lovette (2DayFM)
- Yvonne Duncan (MTV)
- Zoe Naylor (McLeod's Daughters)
- Ms Tracey Spicer, Radio 2UE / Sky News
- Dr Renee Lim (Australian actress, presenter and medical doctor)
Past forum topics
- Chemistry of the Sexes: The Male vs Female Brain
- Stem Cells: Unlocking Your Future
- Does My Bum Look Big In This? A Male & Female Perspective
- Is Stress Killing You?
- Holistic Therapies Vs Modern Medicine - Will They Ever Meet?
- Genetic Research - Miracles, Morals & Mysteries
- Can We Beat The Odds? A Spotlight On Cancer
- Age and fertility: how late can I wait?
- The future of living longer
- Does my bum look big in this?
- What is stress doing to your body?
- How close are we to finding a cure for cancer?
- Not just surviving, thriving
- Affluenza: The stress of success
- Genomics: do your genes fit?