National Science Week! Virtual Genetics and Genomics Roadshow

The Inspiring Australia initiative is supported by the Australian Government as part of the National Science Week!

The Genomic Institute will present a Virtual Genetics and Genomics Roadshow aimed at Year 11 and 12 STEM students across Queensland. These live online sessions will feature talks delivered by distinguished healthcare professionals and scientists to speak on topics related to genetics and genomics, technology advances, genetic research in QLD and career options. These free interactive sessions are aimed to spark interest and engage students in genetics research, and how it impacts disease diagnosis, management and treatment and also expose students to the different career pathways that can be pursued in the field of genetics and genomics. 




Date Speakers Role
2:00pm Monday 15th August Dr. Robert Smith Genomics Research Fellow
2:00pm Tuesday 16th August Aimee Dane  Senior Genetic Counsellor
2:00pm Wednesday 17th August Dr. Vaishnavi Nathan  Genomics Researcher
2:00pm Thursday 18th August Ben Lundie  Genomics Scientist

National Science Week! Virtual Genetics and Genomics Roadshow

Time: 2:00pm – 3:00pm AEST
Date: Monday 15 August – Thursday 18th August
Topic: Virtual Genetics and Genomics Roadshow

For more information contact the Genomic Institute on (07) 3646 1433  or email

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