Don a lab coat, gloves and safety glasses and experience how scientists conduct experiments that lead to new discoveries, new medicines and a brighter future. In a fun and informative laboratory session, you will explore different scientific concepts and techniques as you learn from your Perkins researchers.
EXPERIENCE LIFE IN THE LAB
Dress: Closed in shoes (no sandals), long hair must be tied back
Duration: Approximately two hours
Cost: $35.00 per person*
There are two different Lab Experiences for you to choose from depending on your group’s interest. Alternatively, we are happy to recommend one for you.
- The DNA Experience: Gain a better understanding of how DNA makes us unique. Conduct an experiment to see DNA!
- Diagnosing a Heart Attack: Learn what happens during heart attacks. Conduct a lab test to diagnose a heart attack.
Please note: Live in the Lab activities are designed for adult community or corporate groups. These sessions require a minimum of 10 in order to run.
*Fees go towards supporting the vital research and education programs conducted at the Perkins.
Harry Perkins Institute of Medical Research - Main Foyer (ground floor)
6 Verdun Street, Nedlands, WA