Previous seminars

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Previous seminars

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Disclaimer: Our seminars are not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice and should not be relied on as health or personal advice.

Annual Breast Cancer seminar 

“From the Lab to you"

October 2021

 

 

Prof Elgene Lim

A/Prof Alex Swarbrick

Dr Elizabeth Caldon

Prof Geoffrey Lindeman


 

Celebrating Strong Women in Science

18 August 2021

 

Sarah Alexandrou

A/Prof Elissa Deenick

Prof Susan Clark


 

THE POWER OF PERSONALISED MEDICINE 

25 June 2021

 

Bronwyn Terrill
Fundamentals of Genomic medicine 

Dr Kendelle Murphy

Prof Paul Timpson


 

GET INTO YOUR GENES

26 May  2021

 

Bronwyn Terrill
Investigating our DNA, genes and genomes

A/Prof Sarah Kummerfeld
Genomics in whole of life healthcare

A/Prof Cindy Ma
CIRCA discovering the unknown


 

BITE SIZE SCIENCE SEMINAR 2

13 APRIL  2021

Professor Jacqueline Center

The Story of Our Bones


 

BITE SIZE SCIENCE SEMINAR 1

18  MARCH  2021

A/Prof Marina Pajic

Harnessing the immune system against pancreatic cancer


 

Annual Breast Cancer Symposium

23 OCTOBER  2020

 

From the Breast Cancer Lab to You


 

BITE SIZE SCIENCE SEMINAR 5

26 NOVEMBER  2020

 

Dr Kate Patterson 
"Biomedical animation: combining art and science"

BITE SIZE SCIENCE SEMINAR 4

12 NOVEMBER  2020


Dr Pei Dai 
"A genetic diagnosis changed Michael's life"

 

BITE SIZE SCIENCE SEMINAR 3

29 OCTOBER  2020

 

Dr Arcadi Cipponi 
"How cancer becomes treatment resistant"

BITE SIZE SCIENCE SEMINAR 2

15 OCTOBER  2020


Prof Katherine Samaras
"Diabetes and dementia"

BITE SIZE SCIENCE SEMINAR 1

1 OCTOBER  2020

 


Dr Nona Farbehi 
"Stem cells and cardiac defects"

FINDING THE SOLUTION TO DISEASE AT GARVAN 

JULY 2020

 


Dr Sara Ballouz
"Immune diseases and why they are more common in women"

Dr Lisa Ewans
"Rare genetic diseases, causes and treatment"

Dr Peter Schofield
"Antibody therapy and COVID-19"

DISEASES THAT AFFECT US MOST 

July 2020

 


Dr David Gallego-Ortega
"Development of new generation breast cancer therapies"

Dr Joanna Achinger-Kawecka
"3D DNA models and its importance in prostate cancer treatment"

A/Prof Elissa Deenick
"Autoimmune diseases, treatment and diagnosis"

Dr Michelle McDonald
"Osteoporosis and the impact of common prescribed drugs"

MANAGING COVID-19 WHEN IMMUNOCOMPROMISED 

June 2020

 

 

 


Dr Alisa Kane

Dr Sara Wahlroos

A/Prof Tri Phan

HOW YOUR GENES INFLUENCE COVID-19

June 2020

Prof Stuart Tangye
"Searching for genes to protect against COVID-19"

A/Prof Joseph Powell
"Investigating genes linked to severe COVID-19 in immune cells"

Prof Daniel Christ 
Engineering antibodies against SARS-CoV-2

Dr Ira Deveson
"Tracing the evolution and transmission of coronavirus using genome sequencing technology"


 


Dr Mandy Ballinger 

“Born unequal: overcoming the risk of cancer”

Dr Warren Kaplan
"Engineering and computation for medical research beyond 2020"

Mr Andrew Law 
"Achieving the next generation of precision medicine using tissue engineering"

Ms Mary-Anne Young 

"The lifelong value of our genome"

 


Prof Tuan V. Nguyen

“Osteoporosis: not just facture”

Prof David Ryugo 
"Hearing and the Brain: Making sense of sound and hearing loss"

Dr Marina Pajic
"Towards precision medicine for pancreatic cancer"

Prof Katherine Samaras 

"Sweet memories: glucose, diabetes and brain health and ageing"

Prof Luke Hesson
“Transforming cancer treatments through genetics”

Dr Simon Junankar 
"Breast cancer and immunotherapies to the bone and back "

Bella Shadur
"Stories from the Lab - Immunology"

Prof Vanessa Hayes 

"Stories from the Lab in remote African desert"

April 2019

Dr Robert Weatheritt
"Jumping genes and loneliness"

Kiera Grierson
"Balance in the brain"

Nikki Lee
"Brain control and energy manipulation"