Every week, there are a range of seminars and events held across the Alfred precinct, by the Alfred Research Alliance members. Check in here regularly to see what’s on!
The Alfred Department of Cardiology Seminar – Tuesday 2 October, 2018
8am – 9am, Heart Centre Conference Room, Level 3, Phillip Block
Cath Lab & VCOR Update
Speaker: Professor Stephen Duffy, Dr Dion Stub, Dr Julia Stehli
Department of Cardiology, The Alfred Hospital
Chair: Associate Professor Tony Walton
The presentation will include breakfast, sponsored by Bayer
Monash Immunology & Pathology Seminar Series – Wednesday 3 October, 2018
11.30am – 12.30pm – Classroom 2, Education Centre
Cytotoxic T cells for immunotherapy: Activation, Connections and Death
The next speaker in the Monash Immunology and Pathology seminar series is Misty Jenkins from WEHI, presenting her research into cytotoxic T cells for immunotherapy.
We will be holding a pre-seminar meeting in the Nairn room (Burnet Tower, Level 6), from 11:00 – 11:30am where Jess Borger will run through the main areas of Misty’s research and the attached paper. This pre-seminar meeting is open and encouraged for all, in particular the students and early career researchers, and is compulsory for students in the Immunology department.
After the seminar, we will be holding a student/ECR lunch with the speaker, also to be held in the Nairn room. Everyone is invited to this lunch, however please inform Kate if you will be attending without having signed up to this lunch, to aid with catering.
Neurology Grand Rounds – Wednesday 3 October, 2018
9am – 10am – Lecture Theatre, Education Centre
Speaker: Dr Jonathan Zimmerman
Topic: STOP PRESS!
Speaker: Dr Anna Willard
Topic: MS & Epilepsy
These presentations will be followed by morning tea
ACBD Central Clinical School Scientific Seminar – Tuesday 2 October, 2018
11am – 12 noon – Seminar Room, Education Centre
PhD Confirmation, Jane Laboratory
“Therapeutic targeting of grhl3 dependent pathways in head and neck squamous cell carcinoma.”
Supervisors: Dr Smitha Georgy, Prof Stephen Jane.
Chair: Raffi Gugasyan
“The Grainyhead-like 2/Zeb1 axis compartmentalises epithelial and mesenchymal tissues during palate closure.”
Chair: Rania Hashad.