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David Cooper Symposium

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Please join us for a scientific symposium in honour of Professor David Cooper’s outstanding contributions to infectious disease research.


David Cooper Symposium

Treatment and prevention access for all

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Professor David Cooper was an internationally renowned HIV clinician and researcher. He passed away in March this year. Professor Cooper initiated ground-breaking, collaborative infectious disease research that has saved countless lives throughout the world.

This symposium brings together colleagues and friends of Professor Cooper to reflect on a topic that was central to his research endeavours: expanding access to effective infectious disease prevention and treatment.



Speakers include:

  • Professor Linda-Gail Bekker
    President, International AIDS Society
    Deputy Director, Desmond Tutu HIV Centre, University of Cape Town
    South Africa

  • Dr H. Clifford Lane
    Deputy Director, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
    United States of America

  • Professor Praphan Phanuphak
    Director, HIV-NAT (HIV-Netherlands, Australia, Thailand)
    Thailand

More to be announced.



Registrations by Wednesday 30 May 2018 are essential.

If you have any enquiries, please contact Lisa Patane at events@kirby.unsw.edu.au or +61 2 9385 0982.


A public memorial service will be held on Thursday 14 June. More information and to RSVP here: https://kirby.unsw.edu.au/event/david-cooper-memorial


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