Public seminars

Join us in 2019 to hear from some of the world's leading researchers and learn about Garvan's exciting research.

Public seminars

Stories from the Lab

22 August 2019, 10am to 11.30am

Garvan researchers test the popular belief that scientists spend their time behind a microscope in an isolated lab. They ask what, in fact, is a lab? From fieldwork to controlled environments, we discuss the challenges of translating emerging research into clinical patient care.

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Positive ageing: Taking charge of your health & wellbeing

24 October 2019, 10am to 11.30am

As our population ages, we're all asking how we can live longer, better lives. Hear from Garvan researchers working to improve our quality of life by focusing on disease prevention and precision treatment based on our genetic makeup.

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Beyond 2020: Healthcare of the future

10 December 2019, 10am to 11.30am

We might not have discovered the elixir of life, but what does the future hold for healthcare? Join us in speculating how can we share medical information securely, store terabytes of genetic code with cloud technology, prevent disease and ultimately master the course of our lives.

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All seminars take place in the auditorium at Garvan Institute of Medical Research, 384 Victoria Street (enter via Burton Street), Darlinghurst, NSW 2010.