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The Care(er) Factor: Balancing Work and Family in 2019

The Care(er) Factor: Balancing Work and Family in 2019

Hear from leading immunologist Prof Franca Ronchese and the Alliance panel about how they juggle their careers and caring responsibilities. Tuesday 12 November 3-4pm Lecture Theatre, Education Centre About This Event Professor Franca Ronchese is Programme Leader at the Malaghan Institute of Medical Research in Wellington, NZ, and Research Professor at Victoria University of Wellington…. Read More

Dr Hannah Pearce and Christoph Hagemeyer, Monash University

Around the Precinct: 17 October 2019

Developments in gene therapy, world-first trials, prestigious fellowships and more – this week at the Alfred Research Alliance. Monash University – Central Clinical School Monash researchers develop new gene therapy tool Gene therapy – the insertion of genes into cells to treat disease – holds great potential for conditions such as cardiovascular disease and cancers…. Read More

Around the Precinct: 10 October 2019

Around the Precinct: 10 October 2019

Prestigious awards, delving into the diabetes epidemic and the mother/daughter duo making a difference – this week at the Alfred Research Alliance. Alfred Health Physio awarded prestigious fellowship Any patient who has experienced the care of Louise Fuller can attest her lung transplant rehab program produces incredible results. So it’s fitting that Lou has been… Read More

Around the Precinct: 3 October 2019

Gender equity at work, the fight against TB and project milestones – this week at the Alfred Research Alliance. Baker Heart & Diabetes Institute Gender equity – how I learned to step up and why you should too The Vice-Chancellor of Charles Sturt University, Professor Andrew Vann, recently addressed Alfred Research Alliance staff about championing… Read More