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Biomedicine Next Steps Program - Past Events

Oct 28

Master of Nursing Science Information Session

05:00pm - 06:30pm
Theatre 3, Alan Gilbert Building
Corner Grattan and Barry Street
The University of Melbourne
Dr Rochelle Wynne

Come along to our Information Session to find out about studying the Master of Nursing Science here at The University of Melbourne. You'll hear from academic staff as well as current and past students about the course structure, entry requirements, career outcomes and what it's like to be a nurse.

Oct 20

What to do with your BSc/BBiomed degree

08:00am - 09:00am
Basement Theatre in the new Architecture Building.
The University of Melbourne

When: 20 – 23 October
Where: Basement Theatre in the new Architecture Building.
Hosted by Dr Charles Sevigny and Prof David Williams (Department of Physiology)

These seminars seek to provide students with alternative ideas for career pathways in the health sciences that they may not have previously considered, as well as providing an honest, uncensored look at the gritty side of the more common pathways.  Each session will have 3-4 speakers giving brief talks about "a day in the life" of their career, as well as providing information on the pathways to get there. 
Any and all are welcome to attend!

Session 1: Research - 20 October, 8:00 - 9:00am
Dr Jim Bell (PhD) -  Postdoctoral fellow, basic science research (Academic)
Ms Petra Unterwerger (BSc Hons) - Research assistant, basic science research
Dr Mastura Monif (MD, PhD) - Clinical research

Session 2: Working with people - 22 October, 1:00 - 2:00pm
Dr Charles Sevigny - Tertiary education
Ms Samantha Hicks - Marketing
Ms Belinda Smith - Deputy Editor COSMOS magazine (scientific journalism)
Ms Giota Nikolopoulos  (Head of Marketing and Digital, Beyond Blue), and Ms Katrina Smith  (Senior Advisor Marketing Campaigns, Beyond Blue) - Social marketing and communications (Not for profit)

Session 3: Health Care - 23 October, 1:00 - 2:00pm
Dr Mastura Monif - A very real look at the life of clinical practice
Dr Rochelle Wynne - Nursing
Prof Richard Dowell - Clinical Audiology
Ms Margaret Sahhar - Genetic Counselling

For questions/inquiries, please contact Charles Sevigny sevignyc@unimelb.edu.au

Oct 15

Virtual Fair

04:00pm - 08:00pm
Online Chat from mobile, tablet or computer

The Virtual Fair is an excellent opportunity to chat online with our friendly staff and current students and learn more about our courses, entry requirements and how to apply.

It will just be like attending an expo on your computer! Registered participants will be able to:
> Get information about the University, our courses and admission requirements
> Learn more about Melbourne, the world's most liveable city, as well as accomodation options and student support
> Chat online with University of Melbourne staff and current international students to really get an understanding of what it's like to study in Melbourne
> See and hear video presentations from leading academics and current international students

Regardless of where you are in the world, you can connect with the University of Melbourne from your desktop, laptop, tablet or even your phone.

The first chat session will be on 15th October between 4pm-8pm (AEST).

Oct 14

Master of Social Work Information Session

05:30pm - 06:30pm
Theatre 3, Alan Gilbert Building
Corner Grattan and Barry Street
The University of Melbourne

Come along to our upcoming Information Session to find out about studying the Master of Social Work here at The University of Melbourne. You'll hear from academic staff as well as current and past students about the course structure, entry requirements, career outcomes and what it's like to be a social worker.

 

Oct 08

A day in the life of a DDS Student!

01:00pm - 02:00pm
Old Metallurgy-103 (Room 1)
The University of Melbourne

Thinking about studying the Doctor of Dental Surgery at the University of Melbourne? Why not come along and hear from 3 current DDS students and come on a tour of the incredible facilities! You'll get to hear all about what the course is like and what life is like for the students and you'll also get to see where we train the future generation of Australia's dentists and dental specialists! If you haven't had a chance to see the facilities and are considering dentistry as a career path, then you absolutely should come and check out this event! 

The event will take place in Old Metallurgy and then move on to a tour of the MOHTEC facilities.

Room: Old Metallurgy-103 (Room 1) 
   Date(s): Thursday, 8/10/2015
   Time: 13:00-14:00
 

Oct 06

Grad Study Expo

04:00pm - 07:00pm
Sofitel Hotel
25 Collins St
Melbourne

If you've got questions about undertaking postgraduate study at the University of Melbourne, then this event is just for you! Representatives from all schools in the Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry & Health Sciences as well as the wider University of Melbourne will be present to answer your questions about postgraduate study at Melbourne. You'll also have an opportunity to hear from a range of different academics in exciting fields across the University, including our own Professor Julie Simpson from the school of Population & Global Health who'll be talking about Biostatistics.

 

 

Oct 06

ACER GAMSAT Information Session

01:00pm - 02:00pm
ERC-132 (Charles Pearson Theatre)
The University of Melbourne
Mahla Safari

Presented by Mahla Safari, Senior Project Officer from ACER, this session will give prospective MD, DDS and OD students information on what's involved in the GAMSAT, how to register for it and some preparation tips. Don’t miss this opportunity to hear from the organisation that created the GAMSAT.

Register today to confirm your attendance – we expect this to be a popular session!

   Room: ERC-132 (Charles Pearson Theatre)
   Date(s): Tuesday, 6/10/2015
   Time: 13:00-14:00

Sep 30

Master of Nursing Science Information Session

05:00pm - 06:30pm
Theatre 1, Alan Gilbert Building
Corner Grattan and Barry Street, Australia
The University of Melbourne
Dr Rochelle Wynne

Come along to our Information Session to find out about studying the Master of Nursing Science here at The University of Melbourne. You'll hear from academic staff as well as current and past students about the course structure, entry requirements, career outcomes and what it's like to be a nurse.

Sep 09

Master of Social Work Information Session

05:30pm - 06:30pm
Theatre 3, Alan Gilbert Building
Corner Grattan and Barry Street
The University of Melbourne

Come along to our upcoming Information Session to find out about studying the Master of Social Work here at The University of Melbourne. You'll hear from academic staff as well as current and past students about the course structure, entry requirements, career outcomes and what it's like to be a social worker.

Sep 09

An Hour with the Expert: Biomedical Science

05:15pm - 06:15pm
Facebook
The University of Melbourne
Dr Lea Delbridge

Chat online to our Biomedical Science Expert - Prof Lea Delbridge! Ask about her current research in Physiology and our Master of Biomedical Science

 

Sep 08

An Hour with the Expert: Speech Pathology

06:00pm - 07:00pm
Facebook
The University of Melbourne
Ms Shani Dettman

Chat online to our Speech Pathology Expert - Dr Shani Dettman! Ask about her current research and our Master of Speech Pathology.

 

 

Sep 07

An Hour with the Expert: Clinical Audiology

05:15pm - 06:15pm
Facebook
The University of Melbourne
Dr Caitlin Grenness

Chat online to our Speech Pathology Expert - Dr Caitlin Grenness! Ask about her current research and our Master of Clinical Audiology.

 

Sep 03

An Hour with the Expert: Public Health

05:15pm - 06:15pm
Facebook
The University of Melbourne
Dr Melissa Russell

Chat online to our Public Health Expert - Dr Melissa Russell! Ask about her current research and our Master of Public Health!


 

Sep 02

An Hour with the Expert: Biostatistics

05:15pm - 06:15pm
Facebook
The University of Melbourne
A/ Prof Julie Simpson

Come and chat online with Associate Professor Julie Simpson! Ask about her current research and about our program the Master of Biostatistics.

 

Sep 02

Master of Nursing Science Information Session

05:00pm - 06:30pm
Theatre 3, Alan Gilbert Building
Corner Grattan and Barry Street
The University of Melbourne
Dr Rochelle Wynne

Come along to our upcoming Information Session to find out about studying the Master of Nursing Science here at The University of Melbourne. You'll hear from academic staff as well as current and past students about the course structure, entry requirements, career outcomes and what it's like to be a nurse.

 

Sep 01

An Hour with the Expert: Population Ageing

05:15pm - 06:15pm
Facebook
The University of Melbourne
Lena Gan

Chat online to our Ageing Populations Expert - Ms Lena Gan! Ask about our brand new program, the Master of Ageing!

 

Sep 01

A day in the life of a researcher…

01:00pm - 02:00pm
Sunderland Theatre
The University of Melbourne
Professor Doug Hilton

If you have always wanted to know what really happens in a research lab don’t miss this incredible opportunity to hear from Professor Doug Hilton, director of the Walter Eliza Hall Institute. Professor Hilton will share with us his experiences in becoming a researcher  and the projects he is currently working on. Open only to all current Honours students and Biomedicine students.

 

 
 
 
Aug 12

Master of Social Work Information Session

05:30pm - 06:30pm
Theatre 3, Alan Gilbert Building
Corner Grattan and Barry Street
The University of Melbourne

Come along to our upcoming Information Session to find out about studying the Master of Social Work here at The University of Melbourne. You'll hear from academic staff as well as current and past students about the course structure, entry requirements, career outcomes and what it's like to be a social worker.

 

Aug 05

Master of Nursing Science Information Session

05:30pm - 06:30pm
Theatre 3, Alan Gilbert Building
Corner Grattan and Barry Street
The University of Melbourne

Come along to our upcoming Information Session to find out about studying the Master of Nursing Science here at The University of Melbourne. You'll hear from academic staff as well as current and past students about the course structure, entry requirements, career outcomes and what it's like to be a nurse.

 

May 19

A Day in the Life of an OD Student

12:00pm - 01:15pm
Harold White Theatre, 757 Swanston
Swanston St
The University of Melbourne
Kyra Stretton, Felix Tam

Thinking about the Doctor of Optometry? Curious about what life is like for an Optometry student at The University of Melbourne?

Come and hear from two of our Doctor of Optometry students speak on what a day in the life of an optometry student is like! You’ll also get a chance to ask any questions you might have about the course & the experience of the students.

Following this talk we will also be conducting a tour of the Eye Clinic, so you can get a look at where we train the next generation of Optometrists. 

May 07

Graduate Study Expo

04:00pm - 07:00pm
Level 10, Melbourne Law School
185 Pelham street
The University of Melbourne