Join scientific technicians around the state for a biology-focussed professional development day, including aseptic technique, enzymatic reactions, plant biology experiments and field ecological surveying techniques.

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Draft program

Time Description
9am Doors open
9.30am Welcome & UQ update, Dr Gurion Ang, UQ School of Biological Sciences
9.40am Special presentation by mystery guest
10am Practical 1: Enzymatic Reactions, Dr Gurion Ang, UQ School of Biological Sciences
11am Practical 2: Aseptic Technique, Dr Gurion Ang, UQ School of Biological Sciences
12pm Lunch (provided)
12.45pm Practical 3: Plant Transpiration and Respiration, mystery guest
1.30pm Practical 4: Ecological Surveying Techniques, Dr Gurion Ang, UQ School of Biological Sciences
3pm Close

Parking on campus

Parking on campus is not free. The best parking for our PD is in the P1, P2, or UQ Centre carparks. More specific instructions and a campus map will be provided in our event reminders. Visit the campus website for more information.

Cost

The cost to attend this professional development workshop is $90 exc. GST ($99 inc. GST). Cost includes refreshments on arrival and lunch.

COVID-safe event

Biology Day for Scientific Technicians is a COVID-safe event, adhering to government and UQ guidelines. Please follow all directions expected of you.