20 March 2017
CELL BIOLOGIST’S APPRENTICE
Translational Research Institute
20 March 2017

Event Description

Some of the scientists from Mater Research Institute will guide you through our laboratories based at the Translational Research Institute.  We will show you some of the technologies we use in our wide and varied areas of medical research.  From managing chronic disease, seeking a greater understanding of the genetics and pathophysiology of diseases of the brain to looking for way to improve mothers, babies and women’s health, we will open your mind to a world of possibilities for striving...

21 March 2017
3D BIOFABRICATOR’S APPRENTICE
Translational Research Institute
21 March 2017

Event Description

Ever wondered about how you could use 3D printing to repair broken bones?  Here’s your chance to find out, working inside a PC2 classified laboratory at the Translational Research Institute...

21-22 March 2017
IMMUNOLOGIST’S APPRENTICE
QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute
21-22 March 2017

Event Description

The Apprentice Program is an immersive experience for students in Years 10-12 keen to get a taste of real science in action. The Apprentice Programs are small, hands-on workshops in...

22 March 2017
FORENSIC SCIENTIST’S APPRENTICE
Griffith University Nathan Campus
22 March 2017

Event Description

Imagine you are a Forensic Scientist who uses your skills to help identify soldiers from a WWI battlefield in France or soldiers who died on the Kokoda Track defending Australia...

21-23 March 2017
PALAEONTOLOGIST’S APPRENTICE
The University of Queensland, St Lucia
21-23 March 2017

Event Description

These Apprentices will explore how microfossils, which are fossil or fossil fragments that can only be seen with a microscope, have huge potential to resolve many longstanding tectonic and paleoclimate...

24 March 2017
ECOTOXICOLOGIST’S APPRENTICE
Griffith University Nathan Campus
24 March 2017

Event Description

As an Ecotoxicologist’s Apprentice, apprentices will learn to identify and understand risks to the natural environment by various human activities. In this hands-on, intimate experience led by water quality researcher...

24 March 2017
FRESHWATER ECOLOGIST’S APPRENTICE
Griffith University Nathan Campus
24 March 2017

Event Description

Access to clean water is one of the most critical issues of our time and the challenge of maintaining such a privilege will only increase as the human population grows....

21-24 March 2017
ROBOTICIST’S APPRENTICE
QUT Gardens Point
21-24 March 2017

Event Description

What if a robot could use the world we live in as a canvas to paint on? Throughout history, artists and scientists have worked together to imagine a better world....

23 March 2017
CANCER CRUSADER’S APPRENTICE
Translational Research Institute
23 March 2017

Event Description

Are you interested in finding a cure for cancer? As an Apprentice you’ll have access to one of the PC2-classified laboratories at the Translational Research Institute, under the guidance of...

24-25 March 2017
GENETICIST’S APPRENTICE
QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute
24-25 March 2017

Event Description

The Apprentice Programs are small, hands-on workshops in which scientists, technologists, and innovators educate curious minds on the workings and wonders of their chosen fields. Combining biology, chemistry and physics,...

23-25 March 2017
MICROBIOLOGIST’S APPRENTICE
QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute
23-25 March 2017

Event Description

The Apprentice Programs are small, hands-on workshops in which scientists, technologists, and innovators educate curious minds on the workings and wonders of their chosen fields. Combining biology, chemistry and physics,...

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24 March 2017
MUSEUM CURATOR’S APPRENTICE
Queensland Museum
24 March 2017 Sold Out

Event Description

The Apprentice Programs are small, hands-on workshops in which scientists, technologists, and innovators educate curious minds on the workings and wonders of their chosen fields. In the Museum Curator’s Apprentice...