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Latest News

  • 25 March, 2017


    Daru unites to fight TB

    It’s difficult to imagine commemorations more colourful and wholehearted anywhere globally on World TB Day 2017 than in Daru, Papua New Guinea.

  • 24 March, 2017


    World TB Day elicits optimism

    On World TB Day, Dr Suman Majumdar is excited and optimistic about the latest advances globally and regionally in the fight against tuberculosis.

  • 23 March, 2017


    Burnet joins new Health Alliance

    Burnet Institute has a central role in the establishment of a new platform, the Global Health Alliance Melbourne, chaired by the Hon John Brumby AO.

  • 22 March, 2017


    New TB challenges in Daru

    The new team leader of Burnet’s RID-TB program in Daru, Papua New Guinea, understands the challenge of his new appointment.

Upcoming Events

  • 03 April, 2017


    World Congress on Public Health

    Burnet researchers have key roles to play at the 15th World Congress on Public Health in Melbourne from April 3-7.

  • 03 April, 2017


    SDRI 2017

    Associate Professor Heidi Drummer and Professor Gilda Tachedjian to present at the Solutions for Drug-Resistant Infections Conference.

  • 07 April, 2017


    World Health Day

    Each year Burnet Institute joins the international community in marking the significance of World Health Day.

  • 10 April, 2017


    Infectious 2017: Join us for a night of infectious laughter!

    Some of the hottest acts come together with all proceeds going to support our work!