Department of Pathology Australian National Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease Registry

Office Hours

CSF samples collected at times when the Registry is closed can be stored frozen until the ANCJDR reopens.

For any other samples, please contact the ANCJDR for further instructions before transporting.

Normal Hours

Weekdays 9am - 5pm (except public holidays)



The Registry is closed from Good Friday to Easter Tuesday inclusive (3rd April, 2015 – 7th April, 2015).

Specimen Reception and Office Hours over Christmas / New Year 2015/2016

Melbourne Cup weekend - Closed from 4pm, Friday 30th October until 9am, Wednesday 4th November 2015.

Christmas / New Year - Closed from 4pm, Wednesday 23rd December until 9am, Monday 4th January 2016.

Please hold all diagnostic samples during these periods

Melbourne Cup weekend - The Registry office will be open during business hours including Cup day.

Christmas/New Year - Closed from 1pm, Thursday 24th December, 2015 and will reopen at 9am, Monday 4th January, 2016.


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