July Seminars
School of Biomedical Sciences

Every weekday, until 28th Jul 2017
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Week 1

 
Wednesday, 5 July
Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

12:00-1:00 pm
Exploring the boundaries of nuclear reprogramming
Associate Professor Jose Polo, Anatomy & Developmental Biology, Monash University
→ Bio21 Institute Auditorium
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Friday 7 July 
Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

1:00-2:00 pm
A Knockout Story: Small G Proteins and Endocytic Trafficking
Khalisah Zulkefli, PhD Oration, Gleeson Laboratory, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
→ Bio21 Institute Auditorium
Friday, 7 July
Centre for Systems Genomics

Cancelled - to be
rescheduled

Are we on TRAK with understanding complex disease genetics?
Dr Kiymet Bozaoglu, Murdoch Children's Research Institute
→ Old Arts 155 (Theatre D)

Week 2

 
Wednesday, 12 July Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
12:00-1:00 pm
Metabolic Disease and Inflammation: Making sense of lipid sensing
Dr Graeme Lancaster, Baker Institute
→ Bio21 Institute Auditorium
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Friday, 14 July
Centre for Systems Genomics
12:00-1:00 pm
Progress in the molecular genetics of depression: testing for GxE interaction
Professor Nick Martin, QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute
→ Old Arts 155 (Theatre D)

Week 3

 
Wednesday, 19 July
Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
12:00-1:00 pm
Lectin-driven construction of endocytic pits in cell polarity and signaling
Professor Ludger Johannes, Institut Curie
→ Bio21 Institute Auditorium
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Wednesday, 19 July
Pathology

1:00-2:00 pm
An introduction to atomic pathology: Visualising the elemental signatures of disease
Dr Dominic Hare, Head of Atomic Pathology Laboratory, NHMRC Career Development Fellow, Florey Institute of Neuroscience and Mental Health / University of Technology Sydney
→ Sir Peter MacCallum Room, Level 4, Medical Building
Thursday, 20 July
Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

1:00-2:00 pm
Towards Understanding Mechanotransduction of Blood Flow
Dr Sara Baratchi, School of Health & Biomedical Sciences, RMIT University
→ Bio21 Institute Auditorium
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Friday, 21 July
Pharmacology & Therapeutics

4:00-5:00 pm 
Novel insights into glucocorticoid actions in the airway epithelium
Danica Radojicic, PhD Oration, Stewart Laboratory, Department of Pharmacology & Therapeutics
→ MJ Rand Theatre, Level 8 Medical Building
Download the flyer PDF, 111.91 KB for this seminar.

Week 4

 
Tuesday, 25 July
Anatomy & Neuroscience
4:00-5:00 pm 
Limits of patient autonomy and vulnerability in stem cell innovation
Dr Tamra Lysaght, Director of Phase III Health Ethics, Law and Professionalism, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine National University of Singapore
→ Level 5 Seminar Room, Kenneth Myer Building
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Wednesday, 26 July  
Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

12:00-1:00 pm
Molecular mechanisms of artemisinin action and resistance in the malaria parasite Plasmodium falciparum
Jess Bridgford, PhD oration, Tilley Laboratory, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
→ Bio21 Institute Auditorium
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Friday, 28 July
Centre for Systems Genomics

12:00-1:00 pm
TBA
Dr Neil Young, Faculty of Veterinary and Agricultural Sciences, University of Melbourne
→ FW Jones Theatre, Medical Building
Friday, 28 July
Pharmacology & Therapeutics

4:00-5:00 pm 
A novel non-canonical signalling pathway mediates TGF-beta1-induced glucocorticoid insensitivity in epithelial cells
Meina Li, PhD Oration, Stewart Laboratory, Department of Pharmacology & Therapeutics
→ MJ Rand Theatre, Level 8, Medical Building
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Week 5

 
Monday, 31 July
Pharmacology & Therapeutics

12:00-1:00 pm
Translating novel target biology into new cancer therapeutics: the CTX model
Dr Mark Devlin, Peter MaCallum Cancer Centre
→ Rand Theatre, Level 8, Medical Building
Download the flyer PDF, 188.81 KB for this seminar.