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. 

27 April Dr Seth Masters
Laboratory Head, Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research
New mechanisms of autoinflammatory disease
Host: Cameron Bracken
4 May Dr Minni Anko
Group Leader, RNA Processing in Health and Disease Laboratory, Monash University
Host: Cameron Bracken E
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
25 May Prof Frank Gannon
Director and CEO QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute 
Lessons learned from how gene expression is controlled by the estrogen receptor
Host: Angel Lopez
8 June Prof Paddy A Phillips
Chief Medical Officer & Chief Public Health Officer, SA Health
Host: Claudine Bonder
15 June Dr Traude Beilharz
Head of the RNA Systems Biology Lab, Monash University 
Host: Philip Gregory
22 June Professor Ramon Varcoe
Director of the Vascular Institute, Prince of Wales Hospital
Host: Claudine Bonder
29 June Professor Thomas Preiss
Leader - RNA Biology Group, ANU College of Medicine, Biology and Environment
Host: Cameron Bracken
6 July Dr Kelly Smith
Group Leader, Genomics of Development and Disease Division; Investigator, Centre for Rare Diseases Research, The University of Queensland
Host: Quenten Schwarz
3 Aug Professor Christine Wells
Professor of Stem Cell Systems and Director of the University of Melbourne Centre for Stem Cell Systems
CAGEing monocyte and macrophage diversity
Host: Natasha Harvey
24 August A/Prof Gyorgy Hutvagner
ARC Future Fellow, Faculty of Engineering and Information Technology, Centre for Health Technologies, University of Technology, Sydney 
Host: Cameron Bracken
19 October Prof Cezmi Akdis
Director of the Swiss Institute for Allergy and Asthma Research, Switzerland
Host: Claudine Bonder
23 November A/Prof Zane Andrews
Head, Neural Control of Energy Homeostasis, Monash Biomedicine Discovery Institute
Host: Quenten Schwarz