6 November 2015

The Marie Bashir Institute for Infectious Diseases and Biosecurity (MBI) is hosting a colloquium at the University of Sydney on Friday 6 November.

It is open to anyone with an interest in the areas of emerging/re-emerging infectious diseases and biosecurity, with a particular emphasis on the Asia-Pacific region.

The colloquium is a great opportunity for academics, health professionals and students to be updated on current developments.

The colloquium program is available on the MBI website, and includes sessions on:

  • Health and microbial gardening — the living soil | Michael Kertesz
  • Within-host and between host genome variation of Salmonella Typhimurium: experimental study | Christina Sotomayor
  • The epidemiology of antibiotic resistance: an Escherichia coli perspective | Kaitlin Tagg

Event details

Date: Friday, 6 November 2015
Venue: New Law Lecture Theatre 101 – University of Sydney Main Campus University Map
Time: 8.00am registration. Program from 8.30 am to 4.30 pm.
Morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea will be supplied.

Networking session: Drinks and canapes served from 4.30 pm to 6.00 pm


Please register directly with the Marie Bashir Institute