Dean's Lecture Series - Past Events

  • The ticking clock: Demographic change and future families

    Facilitator:

    • Associate Professor Elisabeth Murphy

     

    Speakers:

    • Professor Bill Ledger
    • Mr Mark McCrindle

  • The Science of Ageing

    Facilitator:

    • Professor Michael Farrell

     

    Speakers:

    • Professor David Sinclair
    • Professor Stephen Simpson

  • The rising tide of mental ill health, suicide and substance use in Young Australians

    21st Century Challenges and Solutions

    Facilitator:

    • Associate Professor Gordian Fulde

     

    Speakers:

    • Professor Patrick McGorry AO
    • Professor Michael Farrell

  • Stem Cells in Medicine: Opportunities and Challenges

    Facilitator:

    • George Negus

     

    Speakers:

    • Professor Alan Trounson
    • Dr Bernadette Tobin

  • Happy and healthy ageing: paradox or possibility?

    Facilitator:

    • Ita Buttrose AO MBE

     

    Speakers:

    • Baroness Susan Greenfield CBE
    • Professor David Sinclair
    • Scientia Professor Henry Brodaty AO

  • Curing the Incurable

    Facilitator:

    • Dr Fiona Wood AM

     

    Speakers:

    • Dr Charlie Teo
    • Professor Cynthia Shannon Weickert

  • Solutions, not problems ... reinventing the healthcare system

    Facilitator: 

    • Mr Robyn Williams AM
       

    Speakers: 

    • Professor Jeffrey Braithwaite
    • Professor Enrico Coiera
    • Professor Ken Hillman

  • Medical inventors, innovators and entrepreneurs - challenges in a global market

    Facilitator: 

    • Tim Harcourt
       

    Speakers: 

    • Dr Paul Kelly
    • Dr Chris Roberts
    • Professor Philip Hogg

  • Pandemics and emerging infections - panic and paranoia or potential threat?

    Facilitator: 

    • Professor Bill Rawlinson
       

    Speakers: 

    • Professor John Horvath AO
    • Associate Professor Mary-Louise McLaws
    • Professor Raina MacIntyre

  • Patient safety: organisational, social, cultural and political considerations

    Speaker: 

    Professor Jeffrey Braithwaite

  • The immune system, infection, and the prevention of cancer

    Epidemiologicalclues from transplant recipients and people with AIDS
     

    Speaker: 

    Professor Andrew Grulich

  • Exploring the Cause and the Consequence of Reduced BDNF in Schizophrenia

    Speaker: 

    Professor Cyndi Shannon Weickert