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. 

24 August A/Prof Gyorgy Hutvagner
ARC Future Fellow, Faculty of Engineering and Information Technology, Centre for Health Technologies, University of Technology, Sydney 
The regulation of the miRNA pathway and small RNAs derived from tRNAs 
Host: Cameron Bracken
31 August Dr Pascal Duijf
Senior Research Fellow, The University of Queensland Diamantina Institute
Overexpression of the cell cycle regulator Emi1 promotes chromosome instability and tumorigenesis
Host: Loretta Dorstyn
7 September Prof Rodney Hicks
Director, Centre for Cancer Imaging; Head, Molecular Imaging and Targeted Therapeutic Laboratory, the Sir Peter MacCallum Department of Oncology
Host: Angel Lopez
12 October Prof Tony Cunningham
Executive Director, The Westmead Institute for Medical Research and the Institute's Centre for Virus Research
Host: Cameron Bracken
19 October Prof Cezmi Akdis
Director of the Swiss Institute for Allergy and Asthma Research, Switzerland
Host: Claudine Bonder
2 November Dr Nicholas Huntington
Laboratory Head, Molecular Immunology, Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research
IL-15: The cornerstone of NK cell cancer immunotherapy
Host: Cameron Bracken
23 November A/Prof Zane Andrews
Head, Neural Control of Energy Homeostasis, Monash Biomedicine Discovery Institute
Host: Quenten Schwarz
7 December Dr Shigeki Sugii
Group Leader, Fat Metabolism and Stem Cell Group, Singapore Bioimaging Consortium, A*STAR |Assistant Professor, Cardiovascular & Metabolic Disorder Program, Duke-NUS Medical School Singapore
Host: Michael Samuel
14 December Prof Matthew Cook
Professor of Medicine, Australian National University; Director of Immunology, The Canberra Hospital
Host: Cameron Bracken