Program

Program

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Monday 3rd April

7:00am Registration desk opens
8:45am - 9:10am Welcome to country: Nunukul Yuggera Aboriginal Dancers
Opening address:
Peter Høj, Vice-Chancellor and President, The University of Queensland
Brendan Murphy, Chief Medical Officer, Australian Government
9:10am - 10:00am Plenary: Professor Sally Davies
10:00am - 10:40am Morning tea
10:40am - 11:10am Keynote:Jason Gale
11:10am - 12:10pm Session 1: Antimicrobial resistance
12:10pm - 1:10pm Lunch & poster viewing
1:10pm - 3:30pm Session 2: Antimicrobial drug discovery I
3:30pm - 4:00pm Rapid fire I
4:00pm - 4:30pm Afternoon tea & poster viewing
4:30pm - 6:10pm Session 3: Improvements to existing anti-infective agents and repurposing drugs
6:10pm - 7:30pm Poster session (odd numbers)
Welcome reception

Tuesday 4th April

8:30am - 9:30am Plenary: Professor Ramanan Laxminarayan
9:30am - 10:30am Session 4: International models and funding
10:30am - 11:00am Morning tea
11:00am - 12:00pm Session 4: International models and funding (continued)
12:00pm - 1:00pm Lunch & poster viewing
1:00 pm - 3:15pm Session 5: Antimicrobial drug discovery II
3:15pm - 3:45pm Afternoon tea & poster viewing
3:45pm - 5:40pm Session 6: Alternate therapies
5:40pm - 7:00pm Poster session (even numbers)
7:00pm - 10:00pm Conference dinner

Wednesday 5th April

9:00am - 10:00am Keynote:Professor John Rex
10:00am - 10:30am Morning tea
10:30am - 12:00pm Session 7: New drug targets
12:00pm - 1:00pm Lunch & poster viewing
1:00pm - 2:30pm Session 8: Vector control and vaccines
2:30pm - 3:00pm Rapid fire II
3:00pm - 3:30pm Afternoon tea & poster viewing
3:30pm - 4:30pm Session 9: Panel - top 3 priorities to guide AMR Research
4:30pm - 4:40pm Prizes
4:40pm - 5:00pm Closing remarks

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