Professor Deborah Williamson – Innovative approaches to the detection and control of infectious diseases

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Tuesday, 23 May 2023 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Online | Free
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Innovations in genomic technology and diagnostics are resulting in paradigm shifts in the way infectious diseases are detected. This talk will provide some key examples of how new technologies are being applied in the Australian setting.


Professor Deborah Williamson  

Professor Deborah Williamson
Director, Victorian Infectious Diseases Reference Laboratory

A clinician-scientist with leadership roles in clinical and public health microbiology and virology, Professor Williamson is Director of the Victorian Infectious Diseases Reference Laboratory and Professor of Public Health Microbiology at the Doherty Institute, University of Melbourne.

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