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    Life as a Clinician-Scientist ACT Symposium 2024

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    Explore the possibilities of a fulfilling career combining your clinical practice with health research.

    Our Life as a Clinician-Scientist symposia are designed to inspire junior doctors, medical, health and sciences students, and early career researchers to pursue a career as a clinician-scientist.

    What is a clinician-scientist?

    Clinician-scientists combine clinical practice with health research, allowing them to take their insights from working with patients to answer fundamental scientific questions and ultimately improve patient care.

    The symposium offers a unique platform to meet leading experts in the field and learn about the many pathways to this exciting career.

    What to expect on the day

    Our Fellows, alongside other senior, mid- and early-career researchers, will share their stories about their unique combination of clinical medicine and science, and how to master the skills necessary to succeed.Β 

    Over lunch, attendees will have the opportunity sign-up forΒ 10-minute one-on-oneΒ mentoring sessions with our expert speakers.Β Don’t miss your chance to meet these ground-breaking clinician-scientists, and seek their advice to inform your future.

    View the full program here.Β 


    Chaired by ProfessorΒ Russell GruenΒ FAHMS (Dean, ANU College of Health and Medicine) and Professor Paul Fitzgerald FAHMS (Director, ANU School of Medicine and Psychology), our speaker line-up includes:

      Places are limitedΒ - registerΒ now to secure your spot.
      Registration includes morning tea and lunch.

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