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Warwick Peter Anderson

Warwick Peter Anderson AO is an emeritus professor at Monash University. He was previously Secretary General of the International Human Frontier Science Program Organization and CEO of NHMRC, Australia’s major governmental funding body for health and research. Before that, he headed the School of Biomedical Sciences at Monash and was Deputy Director of the Baker Medical Research Institute, following fellowships at the University of Sydney and Harvard Medical School. His research focused on renal causes of hypertension. Anderson has served on numerous national and international scientific bodies, including the Prime Minister’s Science Engineering and Innovation Council, and published more than 170 peer-reviewed articles.

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Personal Politics Launch at Qtopia Sydney

Qtopia 301 Forbes St, Darlinghurst, NSW, Australia

Personal Politics: Gender, Sexuality and the Making of Australian Citizenship (Monash University Publishing) is a ground-breaking history of feminist and LGBTIQ+ activism in Australia. Activists in the 1970s hoped that by...

Satyajit Das in conversation with Cassie McCullagh (Sydney)

The Royal Oak Balmain 36 College St, Balmain, NSW, Australia

Wild Quests provides an unprecedented inside perspective for avid travellers, ecotourists, environmentalists or readers interested in our natural world. It combines travelogue, history and science to provide a significant and timely...


Ideology isn’t everything – Words in Winter (VIC)

Ideology isn't everything: there's love, blood and stoushes galore associated with ideologies wherever and whenever you look. This session will delve into Sandra Goldbloom Zurbo's memoir, Tom O'Callaghan's journalism research...

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