Tuesday, 13 September 2016 2:06pm
Leading expertise in infectious diseases
The Webster Centre for Infectious Diseases is a multidisciplinary research centre which aims to address important problems caused by infectious diseases in New Zealand today. We have over sixty experts from four universities, and key Crown Research Institutes working to translate discoveries into practical applications against infectious diseases. Members of the Webster Centre use a variety of methods in their research, ranging from chemistry, biochemistry, molecular biology, bioinformatics, microbiology, and public health surveys.
Special Announcement: Professor Robert Webster Tour
The Webster Centre, which is completing its 10th year working in support of infectious diseases research in New Zealand, is proud to announce that we are sponsoring a lecture tour in four locations - Auckland, Wellington, Christchurch and Dunedin, by our namesake, Professor Robert Webster. Professor Webster is a pioneering researcher in influenza and an early proponent of the modern concept of "One Health".
This tour takes place in September. Professor Webster's lecture tour details are available here. .pdf (484 KB)