Austin Doyle Research in Progress - Past Seminar


  • 2021

    Seminars 2021



    4 March

    Professor Mark A Febbraio
    Tissue cross-talk during exercise: a link between physical activity and metabolic disease risk reduction?

    11 March

    Professor Louise Purton
    Regulation of haematopoiesis and the bone marrow microenvironment by retinoic acid receptor gamma

    18 March

    Associate Professor Kelly Smith
    Tmem or not Tmem? Identifying new genetic regulators of cardiac form & function

    25 March

    Dr Garron  Dodd
    Targeting The Brain To Treat Metabolic Disease
    Recording : Link

    22 April

    Dr Ben Parker
    Integrating phosphoproteomics and functional genomics to identify novel insulin signalling regulators in bone.
    Recording : Link 

    29 April

    Dr Wai-Hong Tham
    Nanobodies: diminutive antibodies with versatile applications
    Recording : Link 

    6 May

    Marcus Robertson
    Clinical risk stratification in patients with advanced liver disease and portal hypertension

    13 May

    Associate Professor Kaylene J. Simpson
    Victorian Centre for Functional Genomics
    Recording : Link

    20 May

    Professor Julie Simpson
    Introducing the Methods and Implementation Support for Clinical and Health (MISCH) research Hub

    27 May

    Dr Brian Drew
    Sex Specific Regulation of Adiposity: Insights from a model of Trim28 deletion

    Recording : Link

    3 June

    Associate Professor David Greening
    Developing new approaches for therapeutic extracellular vesicles

    Recording : Link
    10 June

    Dr Normand Poulliot
    Breast cancer brain metastasis and therapy resistance

    17 June

    Dr Kelly Rogers
    Title : Shining a light on medically important diseases using advanced microscopy

    Recording : Link

    1 July

    Dr Ingrid Bretherton
    Title : The effect of gender affirming hormone therapy on the health and well-being of transgender Australians

    Recording  :  Link

    8 July

    Daisy Zimeng Ye
    Title : Detection of Somatic Mutations in Sporadic Epilepsies

    Recording : Link

    15 July

    Professor Sarah Jane Dawson
    Title : Circulating tumour DNA to monitor the complexity of cancer

    22 July

    Associate Professor Piero Perucca
    Title : The genetics of focal epilepsy: from bench to bedside

    Recording : Link

    29 July

    Dr Kynan Lawlor and Dr Jessica Vansslambrouck from MCRI
    Title : The application of 3D cellular bioprinting to improve stem cell-derived kidney organoids

    Recording : Link

    5 August

    Dr Bow Tauro
    Title : Medical Research Future Fund - Competitive Proposals in the Current LandscapeRecording : Link

    12 August
    Professor Philip Peyton
    Title : Trials and tribulations

    Recording : Link

    19 August

    Professor Kimford J. Meador
    Title : Epilepsy and Pregnancy

    Recording : Link

    26 August

    Dr Irina Churilov
    Title :  Sarcopenia in Inpatient Rehabilitation

    2 September

    Dr Tim Sargeant
    Title :  Autophagy recycles damaged cellular material to promote healthy ageing: from cells to measurement in humans

    Recording : Link

    9 September

    Professor Tomas Kalincik
    Title : How analytics of clinical data is changing diagnosis and treatment of multiple sclerosis

    Recording : Link

    30 September

    Dr Indu Rajapaksha

    Recording :  Link

    21  October

    Associate Professor Laura Downie

    Title : Ocular tear fluid analysis: A pathway to novel biomarkers and diagnostics

    28 October

    Dr Michelle Tollit

    Title :  Understanding outcomes for trans children and adolescents receiving gender affirming care

    4 November

    Professor Suresh Mathivanan

    Title : Extracellular vesicles in cancer progression and therapy

    Recording : Link

    11 November

    Dr Linda Jane Dalic

    Title  :  Neuromodulation for the treatment of Lennox-Gastuat syndrome

    Recording : Link

    18 November

    Associate Professor Sandy Shultz

    Title  : The neurological consequences of mild brain injuries in Australian football

    Recording : Link

    25 November

    Professor Frank Gilliam

    Title : Depression in Epilepsy: From Limbic Networks to Social Connectedness

    Recording : Link

    2 December

    Dr Neda Zafari

    Title : Could estimation of kidney function in people with diabetes be improved?

    Recording : Link

    9 December

    Dr Geoff  Harley

    Title :  AMPK activators and AKI’


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  • 2022

    2022 Austin Doyle Research in Progress Schedule



    3 February 2022

    A/Prof Thomas Oxley
    Stentrode Brain Computer Interface
    Recording : Link 

    10 February 2022

    Professor Daniel Friedman
    Sudden death in epilepsy: epidemiology, biomarkers and prevention
    Recording : Link

    17 February 2022

    Dr Niloufar Ansari
    Targeted nanoparticles and their interactions with cells

    24 February 2022

    Dr Gareth Rivalland
    Small Cell Lung Cancer - Understanding the immune tumour microenvironment
    Recording : Link

    3 March 2022

    Professor Birgit Frauscher
    Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital, McGill University 
    Title : Moving away from seizures: Simplifying the pre-surgical EEG work-up of epilepsy.
    Recording  : Link

    17 March 2022

    Professor Gavin Reid
    Defining the Lipidomic “Hallmarks” of Colorectal Cancer
    Recording : Link 

    24 March 2022

    Professor Anthony J. Hannan
    Gene-environment interventions informing therapeutic approaches for cognitive and affective disorders 
    Recording : Link

    31 March 2022

    Dr Kate Weeks
    Protein phosphatases: emerging drug targets for heart failure

    7 April 2022

    Dr Gerard Karsenty
    Organismal homeostasis and the skeleton

    14 April 2022

    Dr Melody Cheung
    The cardiometabolic consequences of cancer therapies across the breast cancer spectrum

    28 April 2022

    Dr Nicholas Russell
    Biological actions of estradiol in men
    Recording : Link

    5 May 2022

    Pragya Gupta
    “Beyond convention”
    Identification and characterisation of novel Calcitonin receptor isoforms expressed in stressed glioblastoma derived stem cells and its therapeutic advantages. 
    Recording : Link

    12 May 2022

    Dr John Kemp
    Using statistical genetics methods in large cohorts to identify modifiable risk factors for osteoporosis.

    19 May 2022

    Professor Sandra Shefelbine
    Skeletal Mechanoadaptation 
    Recording : Link

    2 June 2022

    Associate Professor Jess Nithianantharajah
    University of Melbourne

    9 June 2022

    Professor Tu'uhevaha Kaitu'u-Lino
    Predicting diseases of pregnancy - placental biomarkers 
    Recording : Link 

    16 June 2022

    Professor Leonie Heilbronn
    Impact of Intermittent Fasting Diets on Health and Circadian Regulation

    23 June 2022

    Dr Mastura Monif
    The Australian Autoimmune Encephalitis Consortium Study

    21 July 2022

    Dr David Stroud
    Mainstreaming proteomics into rare disease diagnostics
    Recording : Link

    28 July 2022

    Dr Kade Patterson
    Effect of intra-articular platelet-rich plasma versus placebo injection on pain and medial tibial cartilage volume in patients with knee osteoarthritis: The RESTORE randomized clinical trial
    Recording : Link

    11 August 2022

    Associate Professor John Archer
    Epilepsy is a network disorder: diagnostic and therapeutic implications 
    Recording : Link

    18 August 2022

    Tian Nie
    Understanding how gender affirming hormone therapy affects bone during puberty and in adulthood in male-to-female mouse models
    Recording : Link

    25 August 2022

    Professor Rebecca Ritchie
    Exploring gene therapy approaches to reveal new approaches to protect the diabetic heart

    1 September 2022

    Professor Michael Horowitz
    The incretin effect – backwards and forwards

    8 September 2022

    Associate Professor Melinda Coughlan 
    Targeting the gut to protect the kidneys: Lessons from Experimental Medicine

    6 October 2022

    Professor Daniel Green
    What's new in exercise physiology? Results of the Testosterone vs EXercise (TEX) trial, and the Study of Twins to Understand Exercise as a THerapy (STRUETH) 
    Recording : Link

    13  October 2022

    Professor Pietro De Camilli 
    Membrane Lipids And Neurodegenerative Diseases: A Cross-Talk Between Cell Biology And Medicine

    27 October 2022

    Associate Professor Sarah Ellis
    How the Open-Access ONJCRI Microscopy Platform can Benefit your Research
    Recording : Link

    3 November  2022

    Dr Chansavath Phetsouphanh
    Title : Immune dysfunction persists following mild-moderate SARS-CoV-2 infection
    Recording : Link

    10 November 2022

    Professor Mark Dawson
    Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre 
    Title : Emerging concepts and therapeutic opportunities in acute leukaemia. 17

    17 November 2022

    Ali  Ghasem Zedah
    University of Melbourne 
    Recording : Link

    1 December 2022

    Nicole Kong
    University of Melbourne
    Immunopathogenic role of T cells in diabetic kidney disease (DKD)

    8 December 2022

    Dr Alexandra Murphy
    Austin Healt
    Optimizing Cardiovascular Outcomes in Oncology Patients

  • 2023
    Seminars 2023
    Date Speaker
    23 February 2023Dr Sabashini Ramcha 
    Endocrinologist, PhD Candidate 
    Title: Skeletal effects of estradiol depletion in premenopausal women with early-stage breast cancer 
    2 March 2023Dr Pamela Gehron Robey
    Skeletal Biology Section, National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services 
    Title : The many faces of skeletal stem cells
    Recording : Link
    9 March 2023Dr Rifly Rafiudeen
    The Northern Hospital 
    Title : Peri-Operative Myocardial Injury and Type 2 Myocardial Infarction 
    Recording : Link  
    16 March 2023Dr Pip Karoly
    The University of Melbourne
    Multiday rhythms in the brain and peripheral systems
    6 April 2023Professor Dang Ngueyn
    Université de Montréal
    Title : Insular cortex epilepsy 
    Recording : Link
    27 April 2023Associate Professor  Simon Murray
    Department of Anatomy & Physiology The University of Melbourne 
    Title: Targeting developmental strategies to promote repair in the injured brain.
    Recording : Link 
    4 May 2023Professor Melanie Bahlo
    The Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research
    Title : Working with whole genome sequencing data: improved diagnostics and novel biomarkers
    Recording : Link
    11 May 2023Professor Bruce Campbell
    Department of Neurology & Melbourne Brain Centre, Royal Melbourne Hospital
    Title : Advances in acute stroke treatment
    Recording : Link
    18 May 2023Associate Professor Bridgette Semple 
    Monash University
    Title : Infections and inflammation in neurotrauma
    25 May 2023Associate Professor Lachlan Miles 
    Austin Health & University of Melbourne
    Recording : Link
    1 June 2023Dr  Christine Chaffer
    Garvan Institute of Medical Research
    Learning transcriptional and regulatory dynamics driving cancer cell plasticity using neural ODE-based optimal transport
    Recording: Link
    8 June 2023Dr Gary Anderson
    University of Melbourne 
    Translating basic research- unexpected emerging strategies to treat lung disease
    Recording : Link
    15 June 2023
    Dr John Silke
    Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research 
    The fall and rise of Smac-mimetics as anti-cancer drugs
    Recording : Link
    13 July 2023Dr Penelope Hey
    PhD Candidate 
    Title : Clinical studies and interventions for sarcopenia in cirrhosis
    20 July 2023Professor Shyamali Dharmage
    Professor and Head of the Allergy and Lung Health Unit and Deputy Director (Research) of the Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Melbourne School of Population and Global Health 
    Title : Can we eliminate COPD?
    Recording : Link
    10 August 2023
    Professor M.Akhter Hossain
    University of Melbourne  
    Title : Insulin and insulin-like peptide-based therapeutics and technologies
    Recording : Link
    17 August 2023Amy Crosthwaite
    PhD Candidate 
    University of Melbourne 
    Imaging and Circulating Cardiac Biomarkers of the Uraemic Cardiomyopathy in Advanced CKD and Renal Transplantation
    31 August 2023Brooke Chapman
    PhD Candidate 
    University of Melbourne
    Targeting malnutrition to improve patient and clinical outcomes in liver transplantation
    7 September 2023Professor Susan Davis
    Monash University
    TESTOSTERONE IN WOMEN the known knowns the known unknowns and the unknown unknowns
    Recording : Link
    28 September 2023A/Professsor Nawaf Yassi
    University of Melbourne
    Royal Melbourne Hospital & Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research
    Anti-amyloid-beta therapeutics in Alzheimer's disease - Towards Implementation
    3 October 2023 Professor David Hare
    University of Melbourne
    The Radial Artery as a Coronary Bypass Surgery Conduit
    Outcomes from Austin Health Clinical Trials
    Recording :  Link