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30 August 201612.00pm - 1.00pm
'The great tragedy of science–the slaying of a beautiful hypothesis by an ugly fact.' wrote Huxley, in a statement that is as much about how science works as about the irrepressible optimism required to practice it.
30 August 20163.00pm - 4.00pm
Dr. Arya Sharma is Professor and Chair of Obesity Research and Management, University of Alberta | Medical Director of the Edmonton Regional Weight Wise Program | Scientific Director of the Canadian Obesity Network, and President of the Canadian Association of Bariatric Physicians and Surgeons.
16 September 20165.30pm - 7.30pm
The Charles Perkins Centre Oration reflects the University of Sydney’s commitment to promoting discussion and debate within the community about life-changing solutions to global problems and to ensuring access to some of the world’s most remarkable minds.
1 November 20169.00am - 5.00pm
Governing Food Conference co-hosted by Sydney Law School and the Charles Perkins Centre, explores the role of law, regulation, and policy in promoting food security and safety, as well as in improving nutrition and preventing obesity and non-communicable diseases.
27 April 20179.00am - 5.00pm
SAVE THE DATE: 27-28 April 2017 for the 2nd Australian Biology of Ageing Conference to be held at the Charles Perkins Centre