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David Cooper symposium

Treatment and prevention access for all

Please join us for a scientific symposium in honour of Professor David Cooper’s outstanding contributions to infectious disease research.

Professor David Cooper was an internationally renowned HIV clinician and researcher. He passed away in March this year. Professor Cooper initiated groundbreaking, collaborative infectious disease research that has saved countless lives throughout the world.

This symposium brings together colleagues and friends of Professor Cooper to reflect on a topic that was central to his research endeavours: expanding access to effective infectious disease prevention and treatment.

Speakers include:

Professor Linda-Gail Bekker
President, International AIDS Society
Deputy Director, Desmond Tutu HIV Centre, University of Cape Town
South Africa

Professor Brian Gazzard
Chair, St Stephen’s AIDS Research Trust, Chelsea and Westminster Hospital
United Kingdon

Dr H Clifford Lane
Deputy Director, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
United States of America

Professor Praphan Phanuphak
Director, HIV-NAT (HIV Netherlands Australia Thailand Research Collaboration)

Program available now on the website.

This event is free but registrations are essential. Please register by Friday 6 June 2018.



Union Rd, Kensington NSW 2033, Australia
Science Theatre, Building F13, Kensington Campus, UNSW Sydney


Friday 15 June 2018 from 9am to 5pm


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