ACT Minister Joy Burch MLA at JCSMR

13 March 2014

ACT Minister Joy Burch MLA hosted an event at JCSMR to celebrate International Women’s Day.  Girls from local Canberra high schools were invited to hear about our research, and visit our laboratories and facilities. Guest speakers Dr Joanne Reed, Dr Maria Staykova, Jennifer Robertson and Hilary Hunt spoke to the girls about JCSMR research into lupus and epilepsy, studying science at ANU, and the eminent women who have been awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine.