Medical Research Experience @ Perkins


Are you thinking about a career in the science world?

Enrol in this exciting 3 day experience at Perth’s world class Harry Perkins Institute of Medical Research. You will work beside real scientists, gaining experience in how research is conducted on a day to day basis.

The research experience is for students in years 10-12 and run in the last week of every school holidays (including summer holidays).  

Aspects of the program change but include training for PC2 Laboratory operations, techniques of aseptic techniques and cell culturing, use of fluorescent microscopy, genetic manipulation techniques and tours of centres such as clinical trials, the gene sequencing facility and the microscopy/ imaging centre. You will be notified of the details of your program when you apply. 

To secure your place please do the following:
1. Send your application email to education@perkins.uwa.edu.au
2. Payment of $350 should be received three weeks prior to the immersion program start date.

PLEASE NOTE CANCELLATION POLICY: A refund of the registration fee will only be made if the centre is notified one week prior to the booking.

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