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NAIDOC Day 2019 @ RMIT University Bundoora West

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RMIT University

Building 224

Clements Drive

Bundoora, VIC 3083

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Come along and celebrate NAIDOC week with us at
RMIT University Bundoora West Campus!

Hosted by Distinguished Professor Charlie Xue

Executive Dean, School of Health and Biomedical Sciences


When:


Friday 12 July 2019

12pm to 2pm

Where:

Building 224 Lecture Theatre

RMIT University

Bundoora West Campus

Clements Drive

Bundoora VIC 3083


Program:

12pm Light Lunch

1pm NAIDOC presentation by Professor Hugh Taylor from The University of Melbourne

”Closing the gap for vision”

Professor Hugh R. Taylor AC, LLD(Hons), MD, FRANZCO, FAHMS

Melbourne Laureate Professor Hugh Taylor is the Harold Mitchell Professor of Indigenous Eye Health at the University of Melbourne. He was Head of the Department of Ophthalmology and founded the Centre for Eye Research Australia. Prior to that, he was a Professor at the Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore.

Professor Taylor’s current work focuses on Aboriginal eye health including the elimination of trachoma in Australia and the provision of eye care services.

He has written more than 700 scientific papers and 30 books and reports. He has received multiple international awards and prizes. In 2001, he was made a Companion in the Order of Australia. He is the Immediate Past President of the International Council of Ophthalmology.

Bus Shuttle Service

A bus will be organised (according to demand) to transport City Campus SEH staff to Bundoora and back.

To register your seat on the bus please click here


RSVP by Friday 5 July 2019

RMIT University acknowledges the people of the Woi wurrung and Boon wurrung language groups of the eastern Kulin Nation on whose unceded lands we conduct the business of the University.RMIT University respectfully acknowledges their Ancestors and Elders, past and present.

RMIT also acknowledges the Traditional Custodians and their Ancestors of the lands and waters across Australia where we conduct our business.

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