Florey Events

Posted on 19/05/2017

Daytime Lecture - genetics and our future health

Associate Professor Justin Rubio - Head of the Florey's Neurogenetics Laboratory


Justin has been working to understand the genetic basis of neurological diseases for 20 years, with 6 years of this time in the pharmaceutical industry, where he used genetics as a tool to develop medicines. Justin will present a lecture about genes and the dynamic impact that gene research is having on our understanding of disease and its potential impact on health.


The lecture will begin promptly at 11am and finish at approximately 12.15pm including question time.


Getting here

Reasonably priced parking including many disability spaces, is available under the Kenneth Myer Building with lift access to the auditorium. We suggest that you bring some gold coins for the ticketing machine.

Public transport

Take tram 19 on Elizabeth Street, heading away from the city to stop 11, Melbourne University. Cross the road to the Kenneth Myer Building. Look for the Dr Dax cafe sign and you'll know you're there.



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