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Research Week | Women In Research: Prof Jane Latimer

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Robina, QLD 4229

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Bond University Women in Research Keynote Speaker: Professor Jane Latimer

Professor Jane Latimer will be sharing with us

  • Her own personal journey in STEMM research
  • Some of the difficulties encountered by women in research
  • The importance of SAGE and other gender equity initiatives in supporting women in research.

Dr Jane Latimer works as a Professor and Principal Research Fellow in Musculoskeletal Health in the Sydney Medical School at The University of Sydney. She has attracted over $17.5 million in funding, and published over 160 papers in the world’s leading health and medical journals. Her main area of research has focussed on
the primary care management of spinal pain with several of her group collaborating closely with research leaders in the Faculty of Health Sciences & Medicine at Bond University.

More recently she has collaborated with Indigenous leaders in remote Australia to help them address the challenge of fetal alcohol spectrum disorders (FASD). For this work she brought together Aboriginal communities, national and international researchers, FASD clinical experts, governments, philanthropists, the Australian Human Rights Commission, advertising agencies, corporate Australia and filmmakers. This research has impacted practices and policies across Australia in the area of FASD.

In 2016 Jane was appointed Director of Research for Elizabeth Broderick and Co. an organisation driving change in the areas of gender equality, diversity and cultural renewal.

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We look forward to welcoming you to Bond University Research Week 2017!

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