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, 12-1pm in room HB8-18. Seminar conveners are Associate Professor Yeesim Khew-Goodall and Associate Professor Susan Branford 

24 May 2018 Dr Marina Pajic
Group Leader, Personalised Cancer Therapeutics, Cancer Division, Garvan Institute of Medical Research
Characterisation of mechanisms behind treatment failure in pancreatic cancer: the long road to precision medicine
Host: Claudine Bonder
31 May 2018 Dr Damon Tumes
Allergy and Cancer Immunology Laboratory, Centre for Cancer Biology
Host: Yeesim Khew-Goodall
14 Jun 2018 Prof Mike Ryan
Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, Monash Biomedicine Discovery Institute, Monash University
Mitochondria, dynamics and disease
Host: Sharad Kumar & Natasha Harvey
28 Jun 2018 SA/Prof Phil Darcy
NHMRC Principal Research Fellow, Laboratory Head Cancer Immunotherapy, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre
Development of CAR T cell therapy for cancer
Host: Claudine Bonder
12 Jul 2018 A/Prof Nikola Bowden
"DNA Repair Group Leader, Vanessa McGuigan HMRI Research Fellow in Ovarian Cancer; School of Medicine and Public Health, Faculty of Health & Medicine, Hunter Medical Research Institute"
Repurposing chemotherapy to exploit DNA repair, epigenetics and the immune system for cancer treatment
Host: Claudine Bonder
19 Jul 2018 Prof David Vaux
Deputy Director and Joint Division Head, Cell Signalling and Cell Death, Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research
Host: Sharad Kumar
24 Jul 2018
Tuesday

12pm
Special Seminar
Dr Morgan Huse
Laboratory Head, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, USA
Mechanical Regulation of Cytotoxic T Cell Function
Host: Kate Dredge
26 Jul 2018 CCB Annual General Meeting
2 Aug 2018 A/Prof Meredith O'Keeffe
Monash University
Host: Cameron Bastow
23 Aug 2018 Prof Merlin Crossley
Deputy Vice-Chancellor Academic, University of New South Wales
Host: Sharad Kumar
6 Sep 2018 A/Prof James Murphy
Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research
Dawn of the dead: cell death by the zombie protein, MLKL
Host: Tim Hercus
13 Sep 2018 A/Prof Oliver Sieber
Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research
Host: Michael Samuel