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Celebration of the Life and Work of Professor David Curtis AC

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The Shine Dome

15 Gordon Street

Acton, ACT 2601

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A Celebration of the Life and Work of Emeritus Professor David Curtis AC FAA FRACP FRS will be held on the 22nd August 2018 in the Shine Dome from 10am to 11am (followed by refreshments).

Professor Curtis was a distinguished medical scientist, elected to the Australian Academy of Science in 1965 for his work on the identification and pharmacology of central transmitters in mammals. David was appointed Director of The John Curtin School of Medical Research at ANU from 1989 to 1992, and was the eleventh President of the Australian Academy of Science from 1986 to 1990.

ANU Vice-Chancellor Professor Brian Schmidt described him as ‘a pioneering researcher in the field of pharmacology, an inspiring leader and a delightful human being’.

Refreshments will follow the speeches.

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