Seminars

Seminars

Our seminar programme is intended to foster collaborative links between the CCB and researchers within Australia and internationally. All researchers are welcome to attend.

Seminars take place on Thursday afternoons, 12pm - 1pm, at the Robson Lecture Theatre (Level 1, Eleanor Harrald Building). Seminar conveners are Assoc Prof Claudine Bonder and Dr Cameron Bracken. 

9 February Dr Pirjo Apaja
Lysosomal Diseases Research Unit, SAHMRI, EMBL Fellow
Regulation of ubiquitin-mediated misfolded membrane protein trafficking at the endo-lysosomal
Host: Sharad Kumar
Monday
20 February
Special Seminar
Dr Dinshaw J. Patel
Abby Rockefeller Mauzé Chair in Experimental Therapeutics, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center New York
Structural Biology of RNA-mediated Gene Regulation and cGAS-STING-mediated Immune Regulation
Host: Greg Goodall
23 February Tim Sargeant
Head of Neurobiology, Lysosomal Diseases Research Unit at SAHMRI
Tipping the balance of proteostasis in Alzheimer’s disease
Host: Sharad Kumar
23 March Vi Wickramasinghe
Head, RNA Biology and Cancer Laboratory
Sir Peter MacCallum Department of Oncology, University of Melbourne Cancer Research Division Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre
Host: Greg Goodall
30 March Prof Paddy A Phillips
Chief Medical Officer & Chief Public Health Officer, SA Health
Host: Claudine Bonder
6 April Prof Frank Gannon 
Director and CEO, QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute 
Host: Angel Lopez
20 April Prof Gerhard Christofori
Department of Biomedicine University of Basel
The regulatory networks of EMT, cell plasticity and metastasis
Host: Greg Goodall
27 April Professor Thomas Preiss
Leader - RNA Biology Group, ANU College of Medicine, Biology and Environment
Host: Cameron Bracken
11 May Dr Thomas Cox
Group Leader - Matrix and Metastasis, Garvan Institute of Medical Research
"Fibrosis, Cancer and the Pre-Metastatic Niche: Implications for Lysyl Oxidases in Cancer Progression and Metastasis"
Host: Michael Samuel
18 May Professor Ricky Johnstone
Associate Director - Laboratory Research, Head - Gene Regulation Laboratory, The Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre
Host: Cameron Bracken