Alfred Health Week 2020 Virtual Hub

This year’s Alfred Health Week will take place from 7-11 September 2020.

Alfred Health Week is an annual event that showcases all the research that happens on the Alfred Research Alliance here in Melbourne. It celebrates the researchers and clinicians making a real impact to healthcare locally, nationally and internationally through their innovative research.

Take a look below to check event updates, find out how to submit a poster for the Poster Display or apply for an Alfred Research Alliance Research Prize, and to view content from previous years.

Researcher Centre

Submit a Poster: Want to submit your project for the 2020 Research Poster Showcase? This is your opportunity to showcase your research, with your poster on display at the Alfred precinct during Alfred Health Week, and online in our 2020 Virtual Poster Display. Click through to find out how you can enter.

Poster Prizes: Prizes are offered by a number of the Alfred Research Alliance member organisations for excellent research posters in the annual Research Poster Display. To find out more about prize categories and how you can nominate your poster for consideration, click the link below.

Alfred Research Alliance Research Prize: Articles from researchers across the Alfred precinct which have been published in a high-impact journal during 2019 are be eligible for a prestigious Alfred Research Alliance Research Prize. To check the criteria, click below.

Find out more

Keynote Address + Prize Presentations

The Research Day Keynote Address is the highlight of Alfred Health Week, to be held on Tuesday 8 September. Past speakers include Professor Ricky Johnstone, Susan Alberti AC and John Brumby AO. Following the Keynote Address, we will announce the winners of the Alfred Research Alliance Publication Prizes.

Watch the Keynote Address

Poster Display

For years, the Alfred Health Week poster display has lined the historic halls of The Alfred hospital. This year, you can check out all the latest research from our scientists and clinicians from the comfort of your own home!

View Poster Display

Meet some of our Researchers

In this interactive video series, get up close and personal with the people behind the science to find out what health challenge they’re trying to solve, how they do it, and the outcomes they hope to achieve to improve the lives of all Australians.

Meet the Researchers

What's On This Week

Check out our full program of Alfred Health Week events, happening on the precinct and online.

What’s On

Previous Years

Catch up on all the news from previous Alfred Health Weeks, including keynote addresses and prize winners.

Previous Years