The Annual Professor Alan Owen Lecture will start in:


Topic Title:

Universities in contemporary society: role, responsibility and a value proposition

Date, Time & Location:

Friday, December 10, 2021, 4:30PM - 5:30PM with refreshments to follow for those in attendance

Building 67, Lecture Room 107 and virtually online


The Australian Health Services Research Institute, will host the Annual Professor Alan Owen Lecture, to honour the late Professor Alan Owen (1952-2012) our dear colleague and friend, who was a passionate advocate for better equity and more inclusive health and social care.

In line with current COVID-19 health orders, this year’s lecture will be both face-to-face (with limited seating capacity) and virtual.

This year’s Alan Owen Lecture will be delivered by Professor Patricia M. Davidson PhD, MEd, RN Vice Chancellor, University of Wollongong.

Vice-Chancellor Professor Patricia M Davidson

Australian Health Services Research Insitute (AHSRI)

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To attend the 2021 Annual Professor Alan Owen Lecture in person you will need to register via the RSVP button below.

If you plan to attend this event virtually you can also register via the RSVP button below to receive updates or reminder emails prior to the event.

Alternatively, if you would prefer not to register, you will be able to access the webinar here on Friday 10 December.

The late Professor Alan Owen

Guests attending the event virtually:

Registered guests can click the 'Join Webinar' button below to be directed into the virtual waiting room 15 mins before the event is due to start.  

Guests attending the event on UOW Campus:

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