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25 July 2017
NCIG staff travelled to Cape York to run a stall at the famous Laura Aboriginal Dance Festival at the end of June.  This festival is a gathering of Indigenous people from all...
30 March 2017
NCIG team members are in the Tiwi Islands, introducing NCIG to community groups.  Azure Hermes is NCIG's Indigenous Community Engagement Coordinator.  Ashley...
29 March 2017
NCIG commissioned Browndog Productions to design a logo.  Browndog was the artistic and technical talent behind the excellent animation you can view from our Home Page....
28 March 2017
At its meeting in December 2016 the Council of the Australian National University approved the National Centre for Indigenous Genomics Statute 2016. The statute was registered on...
22 April 2016
Consultation is underway in Western Australia's north about whether Aboriginal families are happy to have their blood samples studied and kept. Between the 1960s and the...
16 June 2015
Prof Simon Easteal gave a well-attended public lecture at The John Curtin School of Medical Research on 25 May entitled The National Centre for Indigneous Genomics:  a...
19 May 2015
NCIG hosted members of the AIATSIS Council on 14 May for a presentation and tour of the collection.
Browsing the stalls at Sunday Dreaming
6 May 2015
A classic autumn day at Government House was the backdrop for Sunday Dreaming, an auction and sale of Indigenous art.  A wide range of homewares and art were available, as...
Indigenous Art on display at JCSMR
5 May 2015
The Foyer of The John Curtin School of Medical Research, arguably something of a work of art in itself, was the impressive backdrop for a preview of  Indigenous art later...
16 March 2015
NCIG’s Deputy Director, Associate Professor Emma Kowal was awarded the Academy of Social Sciences Australia (ASSA) 2014 Paul Bourke Award for Early Career Research. ...
16 March 2015
Professor Simon Easteal will deliver a presentation on the work of NCIG at the HGSA 39th Annual Scientific Meeting in Perth 8-11 August 2015. For more information please visit...
20 February 2015
The Canberra Medical Society donated $33,000 to the National Centre for Indigenous Genomics at The JCSMR Director's Christmas Morning Tea on 16 December 2014.  The CMS...
19 February 2014
NEW CENTRE TO BOOST INDIGENOUS HEALTH RESEARCH The Australian National University launched a new national centre for research into Indigenous health on Wednesday, giving...
19 February 2014
Chair Mick Gooda launching The Centre for Indigenous Genomics
Launch NCIG 2
19 February 2014
Launch of NCIG
Q & A Launch NCIG
19 February 2014
Q and A Launch NCIG

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