In this episode Professor Julie Bines and Professor Jarir At Thobari talk about the rotavirus vaccine research collaboration, the power of collaboration with a focus on the partnership between researchers in Indonesia and Australia, and how this collaboration will facilitate access to the RV3 rotavirus vaccine globally.
Professor Julie Bines is the Victor and Loti Smorgon Professor in the Department of Paediatrics at the University of Melbourne. She is a paediatric gastroenterologist and Head of Clinical Nutrition and Intestinal Rehabilitation at the Royal Children's Hospital in Melbourne, Australia. She leads the Enteric Diseases Group and the RV3 Rotavirus Vaccine Program at the Murdoch Children's Research Institute.
Professor Jarir At Thobari is a medical doctor at the Department of Pharmacology and Therapy and the Director of the Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics Unit in the Faculty of Medicine, Public Health and Nursing, Universitas Gadjah Mada.