Thursday, 5 December 2019 Wild diseases – the answers are out there
Featuring speakers from the
Wild and Comparative Immunology (WACI) 2019 workshop in Hobart, 5-6 December
Travis Beddoe, La Trobe University Chrissie Ong, Menzies Institute for Medical Research, University of Tasmania Liana Wait, Princeton University Thursday, 3 October 2019 #SciPubBioethics: how to save the masses without forsaking the individual
Dr Rebekah McWhirter, Research Fellow, Centre for Law and Genetics, Faculty of Law, and Menzies Institute for Medical Research, UTas Dr Lisa Eckstein, Lecturer in Law and Medicine/Health Law in the Faculty of Law, UTas Dr Frederic Gilbert, ARC DECRA Research Fellow with the School of Humanities, UTas Click here to RSVP
Understanding Multiple Sclerosis (MS), University of Tasmania
Understanding Dementia MOOC, University of Tasmania Greg Jordan, Understanding Earth Shaping, Head of Discipline of Biological Sciences, University of Tasmania #SciPubEnviroHealth: from climate change to therapeutic landscapes Thursday, 2 May, 2019
From therapeutic landscapes to urbanisation, climate change and the microbial world: how our environment shapes our health
Panellists Dr Pauline Marsh, therapuetic landscapes researcher, Centre for Rural Health, UTAS, Dr Emily Flies, health ecologist and spatial scientist, School of Natural Sciences, UTAS Sharon Campbell, PhD candidate, Menzies Institute for Medical Research, UTAS, and Heatwave Preparedness Project Officer, Public Health Services, Department of Health Thursday, April 4, 2019 #SciPubSex: Lets talk about (the science of) sex, baby!
Laura Parsley, PhD, postdoctoral research fellow, UTAS Tiana Pirtle, postgraduate student, UTAS Bill Watkins, MD, fertility specialist, TasIVF *** Special event – Science in the Park *** Sunday, March 31, 2019
2:00pm to 5:00pm
Science in the Pub is hosting their first-ever family-friendly event: Science in the Park!
This event will be hosted in Tolosa Park, in Glenorchy, on the 31 March. Scientists and teachers will present a series of workshops and hands-on activities for kids of all ages including guided hikes, aboriginal science and dance (with NITA guides), DNA extraction, sun art chemistry, create your own ocean climate change in a bottle, anatomy, geology, poo and much more!
This event is a great opportunity to share the fun SciPub style with the family (alcohol free)! So come and learn and play in the park.
Activities will be designed for children between 5 – 12 years old, parents must accompany children at this event.
Sponsored by University of Tasmania
Panellists Stephen Richards, Senior Lecturer, UTAS Renee Dwyer, Lecturer in Biomedicine, UTAS Dino Premilovac, Lecturer / Postdoctoral Research Fellow Medicine, UTAS
Panellists Tom Ross, Director, ARC Industrial Transformation Training Centre in Innovative Horticultural Products, UTAS Margo Adler, Founder of Beaker Street Raj Eri,Senior Lecturer in Biosciences & Immunology, UTAS
Panellists Steve Smith, Professor of Plant Genetics and Biochemistry, UTAS Stephen Quarrel – Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the Dairy Centre in the Tasmanian Institute of Agriculture, UTAS Megan Verdon, Research Fellow at the Dairy Centre in the Tasmanian Institute of Agriculture, UTAS
Panellists , Professor of Oncology, UTAS Ray Lowenthal , Professor of Immunology, Menzies Institute for Medical Research, School of Medicine, UTAS Greg Woods , Principal Research Fellow (ARC Future Fellow), Menzies Institute for Medical Research, UTAS Joanne Dickinson
Panellists , Deputy Director – Menzies Institute for Medical Research, UTAS James Sharman , PhD, Senior Research Fellow, Menzies Institute for Medical Research, UTAS Dawn Aitken (@verity_cleland), PhD, Senior Research Fellow, Menzies Institute for Medical Research, UTAS Verity Cleland
Panellists , Director, Menzies Institute for Medical Research, UTAS Alison Venn , Senior Research Fellow, Menzies Institute for Medical Research, UTAS Michelle Keske , Junior Research Fellow, Menzies Institute for Medical Research, UTAS Ryan Russell
Dr Scott Carver, PhD, UTas, Lecturer in Wildlife Ecology Dr Andy Flies, PhD, UTas and UniSA, Morris Animal Foundation Postdoctoral Research Fellow Alynn Martin, PhD student, UTas