UNSW Medicine celebrates International Women’s Day

Date Published:
8 Mar 2019
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Event date
Fri, 08/03/2019 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm

UNSW Medicine is pleased to invite you to attend a special International Women’s Day event.

Drawing on the theme for this year’s International Women’s Day #BalanceforBetter, this event brings together outstanding women who are making an impact.

Dr Amanda Henry, Gender Champion MEDIC, will MC a panel of diverse women at different career stages from UNSW Medicine talking about their professional journey and experiences including: 

  • Prof Minoti Apte: former NSW Woman of the Year and pancreatic cancer researcher

  • Prof Maria Craig: a clinical academic whose major research interest is childhood diabetes

  • Dr Angelica Merlot: early career pancreatic and brain cancer researcher who has been nominated for 2019 NSW Young Woman of the Year

  • Dayna Duncan: MedSoc President and current medical student

The winner of Medicine’s 2019 Apte Scholarship will be announced at the event. Lunch will be provided.

Berg Family Foundation Seminar Room (Kirby Institute)
Open to
Medicine staff and students
Number of seats available
Event Type
Booking deadline


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