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World One Health Day 2017

Monday, 16 October 2017

The Geelong Centre for Emerging Infectious Diseases (GCIED), in conjunction with Barwon Health, Deakin University and CSIRO's Australian Animal Health Laboratory invite you to attend World One Health Day.

Come and learn more about what is beingdone right here in Geelong to betterunderstand and to protect people, animalsand the environment from infectiousdiseases, in particular those that are new,spread quickly or may infect both animalsand humans.Come and learn more about what is beingdone right here in Geelong to betterunderstand and to protect people, animalsand the environment from infectiousdiseases, in particular those that are new,spread quickly or may infect both animalsand humans.Come and learn more about what is beingdone right here in Geelong to betterunderstand and to protect people, animalsand the environment from infectiousdiseases, in particular those that are new,spread quickly or may infect both animalsand humans.Come and learn more about what is beingdone right here in Geelong to betterunderstand and to protect people, animalsand the environment from infectiousdiseases, in particular those that are new,spread quickly or may infect both animalsand humans.Come and learn more about what is beingdone right here in Geelong to betterunderstand and to protect people, animalsand the environment from infectiousdiseases, in particular those that are new,spread quickly or may infect both animalsand humans.Come and learn more about current research projects here in Geelong to protect people, animals and the environment from infectious diseases, including:

• Starving the malaria parasite – food for thought in the search for new drugs
• Vaximiser – enhancing flu vaccine production from farm to pharmacy
• Viruses on the brain? New ways to detect rabies
• How crispy fish is helping our understanding of immunity
• Gut instinct: new methods for fighting stomach bugs
and much more!

All welcome at this free event. Register by emailing: [email protected]

Where: Geelong Centre for Emerging Infectious Diseases (GCEID)
Level 1, HERB Building
Located at the rear of Kitchener House
285-299 Ryrie Street, Geelong

When: Thursday 2 November 2017 from 4 - 7pm

For further details, see the flyer on the right hand side of this page.

Media Contacts

Public Affairs and Communications manage all media relations at Barwon Health.

Media phone: 03 4215 1119

Business hours:

Monday to Friday

8.30am to 5pm

Email: [email protected] 

Please call the media phone for all urgent, after-hours requests.