Arboviruses, Public Health and Recent Floods Symposium

The Centre for Infectious Diseases and Microbiology - Public Health (CIDM-PH), and the Sydney Emerging Infections and Biosecurity Institute (SEIB), presents the Arboviruses, Public Health and Recent Floods Symposium. The purpose of the Symposium is to update clinicians, medical microbiologists, scientists and public health practitioners on the latest clinical, diagnostic and public health information on arboviruses of relevance in Australia, including their relative importance in the setting of the recent floods.


Speakers include: Dr David Smith (PathWest Laboratory WA), Dr Christine Selvey (QLD Health), Dr Andrew Marich (NSW Health), Dr Chris Lease (SA Health), Dr Cameron Webb (CIDM), Dr Stephen Doggett (CIDM), Professor Richard Russell (CIDM), Dr Belinda Herring (STIRC), Dr Don Packham (CIDM) and Ms Linda Hueston (CIDM).

Date: Friday, 24 June 2011

Time: 9.00am - 3.30pm

Cost: $110.00pp (includes morning tea and lunch)

Registration form (PDF)

Symposium program (PDF)

Symposium flyer (PDF)

Location: Loewenthal Auditorium, Westmead Education & Conference Centre
Westmead Hospital
Cnr Hawkesbury & Darcy Roads
Westmead NSW
Sydney, Australia

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