Meet our scientists

Looking down a microscope during a discovery tour of the Walter and Eliza Hall Institute

In person

Come and visit us at the institute - learn more about what we do, and meet our scientists who are working hard to understand, treat and prevent disease.

Come on a Discovery Tour

Discovery Tours are an excellent opportunity for you to visit the institute. On a tour, you will:

  • meet our scientists;
  • tour our laboratories; and
  • learn more about our research into disease areas such as cancer, diabetes, coeliac disease and malaria.

Find out more about our Discovery Tours, including dates and online registration. Find out more or sign up by contact the Events Team on +61 3 9345 2961.

Participate in a public lecture

We invite you to come and participate in a discussion about current health and medical research issues. One of our scientists will give a talk on a particular issue, and we encourage you to engage and ask questions of the panel.

Find out more about our public lectures, including dates and online registration. You can also sign up by calling +61 3 9345 2555. You can also watch our previous public lectures online.


If you can't make it in person to meet our scientists, you can find out about their research and keep up to date with our latest news by: