The Immunology group of Victoria

 

Branch Councillor

Name: A/Prof. Scott Mueller
Position: Laboratory head
Address/affiliation: Peter Doherty Institute (PDI) and the Department of Microbiology and Immunology at The University of Melbourne
Email address: smue@unimelb.edu.au

 

 

Branch Information

The IgV is the Victorian and Tasmanian regional branch of the Australasian Society for Immunology (ASI). Committee members are elected from several different biomedical institutes across the region, and oversee activities for local members.

 

IgV Committee

Nicole La Gruta (Monash University) – President The IgV Committee

Sarah Londrigan (Doherty Institute/The University of Melbourne) - Secretary

Dan Andrews (Monash University) – Treasurer

Scott Mueller (Doherty Institute/The University of Melbourne) - ASI State Councillor

Stuart Berzins (Federation University)

Melissa Call (WEHI)

Mark Chong (SVI)

Phil Darcy (Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre)

Daniel Gray (WEHI)

Nick Huntington (WEHI)

Mireille Lahoud (Monash University)

Daniel Layton (CSIRO)

Bruce Lyons (University of Tasmania)

Ashley Mansell (Hudson Institute/Monash University)

Lisa Mielke (Olivia Newton-John Cancer Centre)

Clare Slaney (Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre)

Student members:

Marios Koutsakos (Doherty Institute/The University of Melbourne)

Rosie Millen (Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre)

 

 

News

 

Upcoming Events

The 2018 IgV Annual Meeting

Register now for the 2018 IgV Annual Meeting

23rd and 24th of August 2018.

IgV will once again hold an exciting annual scientific meeting, with a fantastic line-up of international and national speakers.  This year, the meeting will be held at the beautiful Mansion Hotel and Spa at Werribee Park

More information and registration via the website: www.igv2018.com

Invited Speakers

PROFESSOR ANDREA ABLASSER (ÉCOLE POLYTECHNIQUE FÉDÉRALE DE LAUSANNE, SWITZERLAND)
PROFESSOR ARNE AKBAR (UNIVERSITY COLLEGE LONDON, ENGLAND)
DOCTOR LAIGUAN NG (A*STAR, SINGAPORE)
PROFESSOR KANTA SUBBARO (WHO COLLABORATING CENTRE FOR REFERENCING AND RESEARCH ON INFLUENZA, MELBOURNE)
DOCTOR SIMING MAN (THE JOHN CURTIN SCHOOL OF MEDICAL RESEARCH, CANBERRA)
DOCTOR ANDREW CURRIE (MURDOCH UNIVERSITY, PERTH)
PROFESSOR LIZ HARTLAND (HUDSON INSTITUTE OF MEDICAL RESEARCH, MELBOURNE)
PROFESSOR NICOLA HARRIS  (MONASH UNIVERSITY, MELBOURNE)

 

ASI Visiting speakers

The following ASI visiting speakers will be coming to Victoria/Tasmania in 2018:

Prof Joel Ernst

Visits co-ordinated by Antje Blumenthal
Oct 2018.

Prof Uri Hershberg

Visits co-ordinated by Kim Jacobson
Date TBC

Prof Arne Akbar

Visits co-ordinated by Kylie Quinn
Date TBC