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Our Autism Carer Support Group is on THURSDAY, 5 Nov at 10am.
**We welcome parents and Carers of children up to 18 years old**
We are very excited to have as our last 2020 Guest Speaker, Dr Brooke Harcourt.
To attend, please email your name, address & phone number to firstname.lastname@example.org
About our Guest Speaker: Dr Hartcourt Brooke has a Bachelor of Nutrition and Dietetics Honours degree, a Bachelor of Science Honours degree majoring in Endocrinology and Immunology and a PhD in Medicine from Monash University. She is currently a member of the Australian Academy of Science: National Committee Nutrition. She is a sessional lecturer and a supervisor of postgraduate medical and biomedical students at the University of Melbourne.
Brooke has current research projects at the Murdoch Childrens Research Institute and Royal Children’s Hospital where she is an NHMRC funded Senior Postdoctoral Fellow. Here, Brooke investigates the early origins of metabolism and endocrine disorders and is a lead investigator on the Childhood Overweight BioRepository of Australia (COBRA) Study. Brooke is nationally and internationally recognized for her research expertise in diabetes, obesity and nutrition and has presented at many conferences and published papers and text book chapters on these topics.
A massive THANK YOU to Paula Theocharides for organising and to AMAZE, for providing access to zoom account.
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