Public Lectures

The Institute of Advanced Studies hosts free public lectures by prominent local, national and international speakers throughout the year.

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Masterclasses

Throughout the year we host regular masterclasses by leading Australian and visiting scholars who discuss their own research and broader topics of interest.

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Talking Allowed

On the second Tuesday of every month, the IAS and Lawrence Wilson Art Gallery present a thought provoking topic from the world of arts and culture to be discussed by an expert UWA researcher, which is then opened to the audience for discussion.

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The Institute of Advanced Studies brings researchers from all over the world to The University of Western Australia, with the aim of further enhancing UWA’s global research profile.

Events


19 February

Maintaining a Healthy Heart: the benefits of exercise for women 
Cardiovascular Disease in Women: the benefits of exercise. Professor Maria T.E. Hopman, Professor of Physiology, Radboud University Medical Center, Nijmegen
Exercise for the Management of the Menopause. Professor Helen Jones, Cardiovascular Exercise Physiologist, Liverpool John Moores University and 2018 Institute of Advanced Studies Visiting Fellow

20 February

Exercise and your Heart: risks and benefits
Exercise and the Heart: Can you Overdose? Professor Keith George, Associate Dean for Research, Scholarship and Knowledge Transfer (Faculty of Science) Liverpool John Moores University and 2018 Institute of Advanced Studies Visiting Fellow
Screening Athletes to Avoid Sudden Cardiac Death. Dr David Oxborough, Clinical Cardiac Physiologist and Reader in Cardiovascular Physiology, Liverpool John Moores University and 2018 Institute of Advanced Studies Visiting Fellow

20 February
Christine Milne and Fiona Stanley discuss An Activist Life

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