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Contact
WHO Collaborating Centre for Reference and Research on Influenza (VIDRL)
Peter Doherty Institute for Infection and Immunity
792 Elizabeth Street
Melbourne VIC 3000 Australia

T +61 3 9342 9300
F +61 3 9342 9329
whoflu@influenzacentre.org


10th Australian Influenza Symposium, Melbourne

Date
Wednesday 12 November - Thursday 13 November 2014

Venue
Peter Doherty Institute for Infection and Immunity
The Auditorium, Ground Floor
792 Elizabeth Street
Melbourne VIC 3000
Australia

Location Map
Getting here

International Speakers
Dr Benjamin Cowling, The University of Hong Kong, China
Dr Vijaykrishna Dhanasekaran, Duke NUS, Graduate Medical School, Singapore
Dr Paul Horwood, Institut Pasteur du Cambodge, Cambodia
Dr Martha Nelson, Fogarty International Center, National Institutes of Health, USA
Dr Stacey Schultz-Cherry, St Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis TN, USA
Dr Gavin Smith, Duke NUS, Graduate Medical School, Singapore
Dr Paul Thomas, St Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis TN, USA
Dr Cecile Viboud, Fogarty International Center, National Institutes of Health, USA


AIS10 Program

Please click here to download the program.

For symposium inquiries please email: symposium@influenzacentre.org


Accomodation in Melbourne

Best Western Plus Travel Inn Hotel
Tariff: $157 - $175
Phone: +61 3 9347 7922
Distance: 13 min walk (950m)

Comfort Inn, Lygon Lodge
Tariff: $140 - $175
Phone: +61 3 9663 6633
Distance: 13 min walk (1km)

Ibis Hotel Melbourne
Tariff: From $129
Phone: +61 3 9666 0066
Distance: 13 min walk (950m)

Plum Serviced Apartments, Carlton
Tariff: $112 - $128
Phone: +61 3 8102 3990
Distance: 13 min walk (1km)

Quality Hotel, Downtowner on Lygon
Tariff: $164 - $188
Phone: +61 3 9663 5555
Distance: 16 min walk (1.2km)

Rydges on Swanston
Tariff: $188
Phone: +61 3 9347 7811
Distance: 9 min walk (700m)

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Directions to the Peter Doherty Institute

By car:
From Melbourne CBD: Proceed north along Elizabeth Street past the Queen Victoria market, at the large roundabout (Haymarket Roundabout) at the corner of Elizabeth Street and Flemington Road, stay in the right-most lane and drive around the roundabout to continue straight on Elizabeth Street. The Peter Doherty Institute is on the corner of the next intersection (Elizabeth and Grattan Streets) on the right hand side.

From Tullamarine Airport: Proceed along the Tullamarine Freeway and exit onto Flemington Road. Proceed along Flemington Road using the leftmost lane. When you reach Grattan Street (approximately 2km) turn left at the lights. Proceed approximately 200m to the intersection with Elizabeth Street/Royal Parade, the Peter Doherty Institute is on the south-east corner of this intersection.

By public transport:
Tram: Several trams run from Melbourne CBD to stops within easy walking distance of the Peter Doherty Institute.

Tram: Public Transport Victoria's tram network information

Tram 1, and any trams marked ‘Melbourne University’ Stop Grattan Street/Swanston Street, walk 10 minutes west on Grattan Street to the Peter Doherty Institute. Map and timetable
Tram 19 (from Melbourne CBD) Stop 10 Royal Melbourne Hospital, cross Elizabeth Street east to the Peter Doherty Institute. Map and timetable
Tram 55 (from Melbourne CBD) Stop 12 Flemington Road/Peel Street, walk 5 minutes north/north east on Elizabeth Street to the Peter Doherty Institute. Map and timetable

Bus: Public Transport Victoria’s bus network information

Bus 401 between North Melbourne Station and Melbourne University runs down Grattan Street Map and timetable
Bus 402 between East Melbourne and Footscray runs down Grattan Street Map and timetable
Bus 546 between Heidelberg and Melbourne University via Clifton Hill and Carlton. Stops at the corner of Grattan Street and Royal Parade. Map and timetable

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