Past events

Find information about past ANU Health and Medicine events.

9am 1 April 2022

Connect with us - WhatsApp and WeChat student groups 2022

Are you keen to start meeting new people before you start your program at ANU? Connect with them through our online Whatsapp & WeChat groups for students commencing in July 2022

4–5pm 9 March 2022

Women in STEM: Role models from the Australian National University

Join us to celebrate International Women’s Day 2022. This panel discussion comprises of our esteemed panellists who will reflect on their journey and contributions to inspire the upcoming generation of female leaders.

2pm 13 January – 2pm 14 January 2022

ANU Virtual Advisory Sessions 2022

Join the ANU College of Health & Medicine online drop-in advisory sessions presented by the Australian National University (ANU).

ANU Medical SchoolThe John Curtin School of Medical ResearchThe National Centre for Epidemiology and Population HealthResearch School of Psychology
Dr Brett Scholz

7.30pm 20 October 2021

Partnering with Service Users in the COVID Response

Involving patients, carers, and community members in strategic and operational decisions in healthcare has always been important – and potentially even more so in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic. These are the health sectors key stakeholders, and understand the health system more holistically, and more personally.

Man wearing a hat that says Love Your Neighbour

9am 14 October 2021

Impact Series - Unlocking the social cure: building community to improve mental health

Social connection is one of most robust predictors of good health known to science. So why don't we have better solutions to loneliness?

5.15pm 13 October 2021

Five things you need to know - prepare yourself for science, health and medicine at ANU

Our Student Services team goes above and beyond to ensure you are support throughout your student experience at ANU. Join us to find out more about all the services available to you.

4pm 13 October 2021

Remote Learning Essentials - First year as a Health & Medicine Student at ANU

Do you have questions about commencing your undergraduate health & medicine degree remotely? Join our academic to find out more

Bachelor of BiotechnologyBachelor of GeneticsBachelor of Health ScienceBachelor of Medical ScienceBachelor of ScienceBachelor of Science Advanced
Prof William Rawlinson

7.30pm 22 September 2021

Diagnosis and characterisation of SARS – COVID-19 and variants of concern

A pandemic is an epidemic occurring worldwide, and spread of SARS CoV2 from Hubei province in China globally has led to rapid changes in our approaches to diagnosis, with rapid use of molecular methods. The use of virus molecular characterization techniques such as Whole Genome Sequencing (WGS) has allowed assessment of emerging mutations such as SARS CoV2 Variants of Concern (VOC).

7.30pm 15 September 2021

IT & Health Tech innovations for COVID and beyond

An award winning IT healthcare product is making COVID care affordable, and available to anyone, anywhere, anytime.

Dr Olivia Reynolds

7.30pm 1 September 2021

Physical Activity in Recovery from Covid-19

Although COVID-19 predominantly affects the respiratory system, evidence indicates multisystem disease where symptoms can range from mild to severe, at times resulting in death. The long-term impacts of COVID-19 are unknown, but many COVID-19 survivors can develop psychological, physical and cognitive impairments.