Panel: Impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the research sector (2021)

A panel discussion from our 2021 annual meeting. Chair: Professor Jim McCluskey AO FAA FAHMS • Associate Professor Chris Blyth, Co-Director, Wesfarmers Centre of Vaccines and Infectious Diseases, Telethon Kids Institute • Professor Karen Canfell FAHMS, Director, The Daffodil Centre • Dr Gina Ravenscroft, Senior Research Fellow, Neurogenetic Diseases Group, Harry Perkins Institute • Professor […]

Panel: What evidence matters most for effective control of COVID-19? (2021)

What evidence matters most for effective control of COVID-19? Chair: Professor Russell Gruen FAHMS Panel: Professor Ian Anderson AO FASSA FAHMS, Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Student and University Experience), ANU Associate Professor Kamalini Lokuge OAM HOSM, Senior Fellow, ANU Professor Jodie McVernon FAHMS, Professor and Director of Epidemiology, Doherty Institute for Infection and Immunity Associate Professor Kamalini […]

Prof Bala Venkatesh: Building capacity and culture in translational intensive care research (2021)

Professor Bala Venkatesh shares his international experiences as a clinician-researcher and discusses running clinical trials in India during the COVID-19 pandemic. He spoke at our 2021 QLD LACS event. Professor Venkatesh is Director of Intensive Care at the Wesley Hospital, Pre-Eminent specialist in Intensive Care Medicine at the Princess Alexandra Hospital, Brisbane, Professor of Intensive […]

The Prep and the Pivot – responding to a pandemic as a clinician scientist (2020)

Clinician scientists have been leading the charge in tackling the pandemic. At this August 2020 event we heard from some of Australia’s leading clinician-scientists about how it’s going, and the opportunities and challenges they have experienced in their research and clinical lives during the pandemic. The webinar featured renowned experts: Professor Sharon Lewin AO FAHMS Director, […]

On the front line and in the lab – driving forward research in a pandemic (2020)

Our clinician-scientists are using their expertise and experience to confront a once in a hundred-year global health threat and manage a public health emergency. Learn how they’re doing it in this recording of our 2020 webinar. Whether they are searching for new treatments and vaccines, advising on public health measures or addressing the broader impacts […]

COVID-19 webinar: Where to from here? Charting a course for resilience and recovery (2020)

The April 2020 COVID-19 webinar featured Fellows and other experts from infectious diseases, epidemiology, intensive care, mental health and economics, who discussed what can we expect over the coming weeks and months, and considered how Australia can chart a course for resilience and recovery. Panel participants Professor Sharon Lewin AO FAHMS Director, The Peter Doherty […]