November 16, 2018

Current Major Challenges in Global Health – 10 December

The Current Major Challenges in Global Health: Innovative Solutions from Victorian Scientists

A free Public Lecture at Government House, Melbourne.

The Governor of Victoria, the Hon. Linda Dessau AC, and Mr Anthony Howard QC invite members of the public to attend a free public lecture at Government House, Melbourne.

Leading global health experts working in Victoria, Professor Alan Lopez AC, Professor Caroline Homer AO and Professor Sharon Lewin will speak on the contributions being made by Victorian scientists to some of the most pressing issues in global health, including maternal and child health, HIV and the global burden of disease. Professor Brendan Crabb AC will facilitate a panel discussion with the speakers. Refreshments will be served following official proceedings.

Attendance is free, however registration is essential as seating is limited. Dress is smart casual or business attire. Attendees are asked to bring a form of photo identification, and will be required to undergo security screening involving wanding and bag checks on arrival at Government House. Please note there is no parking on site for this event. Gates open at 5.00 pm. Please be seated by 5.45 pm.

Inquiries may be addressed to or 9655 4211.


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