This year’s free public lecture will be introduced and chaired by Associate Professor Edwin Hawkins.
The public lecture will feature three of Australia’s top immunologists, who will discuss the use of immunotherapies to treat human diseases.
1. Professor Robyn O'Hehir, Monash University: "Epidemic Thunderstorm Asthma: averting another strike with allergen immunotherapy"
2. Professor Tom Kay, St Vincent's Institute of Medical Research: "Treatment of juvenile diabetes without insulin injections"
3. Doctor Shahneen Sandhu, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre: "Immunotherapy: Shifting Paradigms of Cancer Treatment"
The public lecture will be followed by a Q&A session and refreshments.
When: 27 April 2018, 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm AEST.
Where: The Auditorium (Ground Floor), Peter Doherty Institute of Infection and Immunity, 792 Elizabeth Street, Melbourne, VIC 3000
This event is proudly sponsored by CSL and ARC Centre for Advanced Molecular Imaging.
More information soon.
Come and hear from leading Western Australian researchers and postgraduate students on various immunology research areas. This is an exciting opportunity to learn about how your immune system works from WA's talented postgraduate students and keynote speakers.
Presentations will be followed with a Q&A sundowner with free food and drinks provided
When: 21 April 2017, 1:00 pm – 6:00 pm AWST
Where: Seminar room G24, Harry Perkins Institute of Medical Research, North Campus, 6 Verdun Street, QEII Medical Centre, Perth, WA 6102.
For more information see Perth Promotional Flyer.
All members of the public are welcome to join us for building tours, vaccination cafe, art exhibition and presentations from our immunology researchers. Our early career researchers will be delivering 3 minute presentations, learning how to better communicate science to all audiences, and we're asking you to vote on the best.
Introduction Dr. Danielle Stanisic.
Presentation by Prof Ranjeny Thomas and patient: “New immunotherapy for Rheumatoid Arthritis”
Early career researcher presentations
Presentation by Prof Daniel Chambers and Patient: “A Medical Miracle”
When: 27 April 2017, 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm.
Where: Translational Research Institute, 37 Kent St, Woolloongabba, QLD 4102.
For more information visit Translational Research Institute page.