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
16 November 2023Associate Professor Patricia Dugan
Associate Professor of Neurology
NYU Langone Health
New Paradigms for Neurostimulation for Epilepsy
Recording : Link