November & December Seminars School of Biomedical Sciences

Every day, until further notice
12am - 11:59pm

NOVEMBER & DECEMBER

Download a PDF of the entire SBS Seminar Program for November & December 2018 (PDF 187.7 KB)

Week 1 (Nov)

  

Thursday, 1 November

Pharmacology & Therapeutics

12:00 - 1:00pm

Visceral Awakenings: Interoception and the Micturition Reflex

Rita Valentino, National Institute on Drug Abuse

→ Rand Theatre, Level 8, Medical Building

 

Friday, 2 November

Pharmacology & Therapeutics

4:00 - 5:00pm

PhD Oration

Stiffness: a 'master regulator' of fibrogenesis?

Asres Mitke, Department of Pharmacology & Therapeutics

→ Rand Theatre, Level 8, Medical Building

 

Thursday, 8 November

Microbiology & Immunology

12:00 - 1:00pm

Distilling without the alcohol: a brief guide to presenting your science

Dr Jessica Welch, Department of Microbiology & Immunology

Host - Natalia Salazar-Quiroz, Department of Microbiology & Immunology, presented by SPASIM.

→ PDI Auditorium

 

Friday, 9 November

Microbiology & Immunology

3:15 - 4:15pm

PhD Oration

Genomic approaches to stop the spread of bacterial infectious diseases

Andrew Buultjens, Department of Microbiology & Immunology

→ PDI Auditorium

 

Friday, 9 November

Pharmacology & Therapeutics

4:00 - 5:00pm

PhD Oration

TBC

Phan Truong, Department of Pharmacology & Therapeutics

→ Rand Theatre, Level 8, Medical Building

 

Week 2

  

Thursday, 15 November

Microbiology & Immunology

12:00 - 1:00pm

A systems immunology approach to study antigen-specific T cells in viral infection and cancer

A/Prof Fabio Luciani, University of New South Wales

Host - Prof Katherine Kedzierska, Department of Microbiology & Immunology.

→ PDI Auditorium

 

Friday, 16 November

Microbiology & Immunology

3:15 - 4:15pm

PhD Oration

TBC

Georgina Pollock, Department of Microbiology & Immunology

→ PDI Auditorium

 

Friday, 16 November

Microbiology & Immunology

3:30 - 4:30pm

PhD Oration

TBC

Allen Espinosa, Department of Microbiology & Immunology

→ Bio21 Institute Auditorium

 

Week 3

  

Monday, 19 November

Pharmacology & Therapeutics

12:00 - 1:00pm

TBC

Dr Chrstina Schroeder, IMB, University of Queensland

→ Rand Theatre, Level 8, Medical Building

 

Thursda, 22 November

Microbiology & Immunology

3:15 - 4:15pm

PhD Oration

TBC

Shinta Dewi, Department of Microbiology & Immunology

→ PDI Auditorium

 

Friday, 23 November

Pharmacology & Therapeutics

4:00 - 5:00pm

PhD Oration

TBC

Chaitanya Inampudi, Department of Pharmacology & Therapeutics

→ Rand Theatre, Level 8, Medical Building

 

Week 4

  

Monday, 26 November

Pharmacology & Therapeutics

12:00 - 1:00pm

Research in Progress

Dissecting complex endotypes of chronic airways disease to find new therapies

Anderson lab, Department of Pharmacology & Therapeutics

→ Rand Theatre, Level 8, Medical Building

 

Monday, 26 November

Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

12:00 - 1:00pm

Cutting the pac-man game short: how proteases regulate inflammation

Dr Antoine Dufour, McCaig Institute for Bone and Joint Health and the University of Calgary

→ Bio21 Institute Auditorium

Event flyer (PDF 895.9 KB)

 

Wednesday, 28 November

Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

12:00 - 1:00pm

Design of bacterial cell factories toward assembly of functional materials

Prof Bernd Rehm, Director, Centre for Cell Factories and Biopolymers (CCFB), Griffith Institute for Drug Discovery (GRIDD), Griffith University

→ Bio21 Institute Auditorium

Event flyer (PDF 200.9 KB)

 

Friday, 30 November

Pharmacology & Therapeutics

4:00 - 5:00pm

PhD Oration

TBC

Marsha Tan, Department of Pharmacology & Therapeutics

→ Rand Theatre, Level 8, Medical Building

 

Friday, 30 November

Microbiology & Immunology

3:15 - 4:15pm

PhD Oration

TBC

Sabrina Daehling, Department of Microbiology & Immunology

→ PDI Auditorium

 

Week 5 (Dec)

  

Friday, 7 December

Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

3:30 - 4:30pm

PhD Oration

The role of dipeptide repeat proteins in C9ORF72-associated motor neuron disease and frontotemproal dementia

Mona Radwan, Hatters laboratory, Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

→ Bio21 Institute Auditorium

Event flyer (PDF 289.3 KB)

 

Monday, 10 December

Pharmacology & Therapeutics

12:00 -1:00pm

What do reactive astrocytes do?

Dr Shane Liddelow, Department of Pharmacology & Therapeutics

→ Rand Theatre, Level 8, Medical Building