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In NAIDOC Week, eminent Australian epidemiologist and Academy Fellow, Professor Fiona Stanley will facilitate a panel that will reflect on the priority areas, and how COVID-19 has impacted research including collaboration and engagement with community. More about this event
Hear from a panel of science leaders from across the region, who will unpack the findings from a research project conducted by the Academy which included a survey of over 1000 people and the collection of 20 personal stories. More about this event
This final symposium in the series will focus on broad challenges and practical issues to the Australian response to climate change, lessons for a carbon active future, and specific findings and recommendations for the Shine Dome. More about this event
The next in the series of online Science at the Shine Dome events is the 2021 Matthew Flinders Lecture by Professor Andrew Holmes AC FAA FTSE FRS. Find out more and register for this and other events in this series.
The Honorary editor of the Academy newsletter is Professor Yuri Estrin FAA
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