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Sensory Scientific Exhibition and Discovery Day at the Biomedicine Discover...

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G54, Learning and Teaching Building

19 Ancora Imparo Way

Clayton, VIC 3800

Australia

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We invite members of the blind and low vision community to our Sensory Scientific Exhibition and Discovery Day at the Monash Biomedicine Discovery Institute.

Our Infection and Immunity Program will host a range of activities and displays, designed for a blind and low vision audience. Learn about the marvels and curiosities of the human body and its defence system through sound, 3D models, hands-on activities and tactile displays. The event will cover a range of topics including learning about bacterial and viral infection, antibiotic resistance, vaccination, immune cells and the defence mechanisms they employ, and immunology of the eye.


Event details and important information:

We want to ensure you are able to make the most of your day with us. Please find below event details and important accessibility information, including transport and parking.


Program of events:

Registration opens at 8.45am for a 9.30am start. Professor Jamie Rossjohn, Head of the Infection and Immunity Program at the Monash Biomedicine Discovery Institute (BDI), will present the opening seminar before morning tea and small group activities. The event concludes at 1pm.


Getting there:

The event will begin in G54, 19 Ancora Imparo Way, Monash University, Clayton campus. See map below for directions.
There are many ways to get to and from Monash University, including public transport and driving.
If you are driving, please provide us with your car registration number, so that we can ensure you will have a parking space. Please note a $10.50 parking fee will apply. For more information, visit monash.edu/people/transport-parking.


Accessibility:

  • You are welcome to bring your guide dog with you.

  • A carer, family member or friend is welcome to attend with you, however they will also need to complete a registration form to ensure we can optimise your experience in the various group activities.

  • Volunteers from Vision Australia and researchers from the Monash Biomedicine Discovery Institute will be present on the day for assistance.

Map:

Click here to view and print the below map of the venue and parking details

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G54, Learning and Teaching Building

19 Ancora Imparo Way

Clayton, VIC 3800

Australia

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