Saturday 16 November 10am - 3.30pm
Harry Perkins Institute of Medical Research, Nedlands
Discover the Perkins
Please note: pre-booking has now closed but you can still book in person on the day!
You are invited to Discover the Perkins! Don't miss your chance to get a behind-the-scenes look into Perth's landmark medical research centre in Nedlands. In association with Open House Perth 2019, join us for a free open day and learn about the groundbreaking research happening here in Perth.
We have a range of Discovery Day sessions
- Take a virtual tour as a cell
- Hear from experts on health and disease topics
- Learn to use the tools of a medical researcher
- Hands-on activities for the whole family
- Tours of the research laboratories
And much more!
We've recruited a range of experts to sit with you, talk about their speciality and answer your questions.
Hear from the experts
WA's leading researchers will discuss your biggest health concerns and how medical research is delivering answers.
Speed date a researcher
This is your opportunity to speak to the scientists and hear more about how your support is helping save lives.
Gadgets and gismos
Hands on activities
Take on the Tip Box Challenge and see yourself like never before with a USB microscope.
Explore the labs
You can get a guided behind-the-scenes tour of the Perkins laboratories and see where the Eureka moments happen!
About the Perkins
What if you explored the Perkins?
The Harry Perkins Institute of Medical Research is Western Australia's landmark research institute dedicated to finding answers to the deadly diseases affecting our loved ones. This is your chance to see the Perkins first-hand, explore the labs, become a scientist for a day and hear from the experts.