Public seminars

Hear from world leading researchers and how they're using genome technology to better diagnose, treat, predict and prevent disease.

Public seminars

The Garvan Institute is committed to safeguarding the health of all visitors. In the wake of the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, we are postponing our face-to-face public seminars. 
Until restrictions ease, we are hosting virtual seminars only — see below for details
Thankyou for your ongoing support. We look forward to welcoming you in the future. 

Upcoming virtual seminars


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Garvan's 2021 breast cancer virtual seminar

Friday, 1 October 2021, 11:00am to 12:00pm (AEST)

Hear our research advances in new treatments, drug resistance and metastasis, and new clinical trials. Hosted by Prof Elgene Lim, A/Prof Alex Swarbrick and Dr Elizabeth Caldon, this year’s seminar will include Prof Geoffrey Lindeman, one of Australia’s eminent breast cancer researchers. The seminar will also include an update on Garvan’s breast cancer research and clinical trials at St Vincent’s hospital.

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Accelerating genomic diagnosis of disease

Thursday 28 October 2021, 12:00pm-12:30pm (AEST)

Join us for upcoming seminar with Dr Ira Deveson and Dr Kishore Kumar about new approaches to accelerate diagnosis of genetic conditions.

Disclaimer: Our seminars are not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice and should not be relied on as health or personal advice.