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International Day of Immunology Public Forum – Asthma

Celebrating International Day of Immunology

Asthma – all there is to know

In celebration of International Day of Immunology, the Australasian Society of Immunology joins the Centenary Institute to present this public forum to share and lead conversation around the impact of Asthma on individuals, families and the community.

Join us at this free forum to hear from our expert panel featuring research, clinical and patient perspectives.

Free – Lung Function Test to all attendees.

Expert Panel

Professor Phil Hansbro is Deputy Director at the Centenary Institute and Director Centre for Inflammation and is an internationally recognised research leader in the study of respiratory diseases, such as asthma, chronic obstructive airway disease (COPD, aka emphysema).

Professor Vanessa McDonald is co-director of the NHMRC CRE in Severe Asthma, deputy director and research leader in the Priority Research Centre for Healthy Lungs and an academic clinician in the Department of Respiratory and Sleep Medicine.

Patient Representative from Asthma Australia

Forum details


Thursday, 2nd May, 2019

5.15pm for 5.30pm – canapes and drinks

6.15pm – seminar commences and concludes 7.30pm


Please register below for catering purposes


Centenary Institute

Lecture Theatre, Level 6

Building 93, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital

Missenden Road, Camperdown


This is the first in a two-part series celebrating International Day of Immunology. To read more about ‘Scratch that itch – the facts and fallacies of immunology’ public forum being held on Tuesday, 7th May, 2019 at The Museum of Human Disease in Kensington visit the website.