Public Seminars

Public Seminars

Come and join us in 2019 as we hear from some of the world's leading researchers and learn about Garvan's exciting and upcoming research. Discover how our learnings from the lab can impact you and your health and gain an insight into Garvan’s vision and the direction of medical research and health care going on into the future.
Goodnow

Garvan 2019: The cutting edge of collaboration

19 February 2019, 10am to 11.30am

Led by Garvan’s Executive Director, Chris Goodnow, this special interactive seminar will explore the dynamic power of our institute in bringing together a diversely skilled team to accelerate our ideas and understanding of some of the greatest medical mysteries of our time. We invite you to come and learn about some of our greatest collaborative initiatives, hear from our people who are making it all happen and ask the questions that are most important to you.

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Brain talk: How to gain & maintain a healthy brain and healthy mind

11 April 2019, 10am to 11.30am

Come and hear from some of ours greatest minds in research as we discuss what our research is allowing us to learn about the brain, how it functions in health and disease and how we can use this information to optimize our own brain and mental health. Join a number of our researchers as well as guest speakers as we discuss this important and ever growing topic.

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The creative scientist: The role of imagination, failure & unconventional thought in medical research

25 June 2019, 10am to 11.30am

Join us as some of our researchers take us on a journey of creativity, failure and discovery. Have you ever wondered how the whole research thing actually works? How do we get from an idea to an amazing discovery? Would you like to know what happens to ideas that fail or maybe how funding for medical research really works? Come along as we have an open discussion and awe inspiring talk about the modern work and life of a medical researcher.

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Stories from the Lab

22 August 2019, 10am to 11.30am

Details coming soon.

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Positive ageing: Taking charge of your health & well being

24 October 2019, 10am to 11.30am

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Beyond 2020: Healthcare of the future

10 December 2019, 10am to 11.30am

Details coming soon.

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Location

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