2012 CCS events archive

2012 CCS events archive

This page lists events from January to June 2012 inclusive. Thereafter, events have been posted to the Google based Events Calendar.

DateTimeVenueSeries Speaker and Topic
21 Jun 6.00 - 8.00 pm South 1, Bldg 64, Clayton campus, Monash University BMedSc(Hons) Information night Bachelor of Medical Science 2013 Information evening for intending BMedSc(Hons) students. Short presentations about the research opportunities. Refreshments provided. See evening detail at CCS 2013 BMedSc. Download CCS 2013 BMedSc Handbook (1.1 mb).
15 Jun 9.00 am - 1.00 pm Lecture Theatre, Lvl 5 Alfred Ctr ECR Biannual Symposium Forum for Early Career Researchers at AMREP to showcase and discuss their work, foster collaborations and enhance networking. No cost. Submit abstracts to s.lee@alfred.org.au by 9 May, 2012. Download flier
12 Jun 11.00 am - 12 noon Lecture Theatre, Lvl 5 Alfred Ctr ACBD/Dept of Medicine seminar series Dr Chris Slape and Dr Yuping Yuan, both from ACBD. Their respective topics are: "Dysregulation of homeobox genes in myelodysplasia"; and " A New Mechanism for Leukocyte Recruitment by Pro-coagulant Platelets".
11 Jun c.o.b. 5.00 pm MRGS Monash 3MT thesis competition Registration deadline to compete in Monash University's 2012 Three minute thesis competition. Web link
25 May 3.30-5.30 pm Lecture Theatre, Lvl 5 Alfred Ctr Dean's Shout Prof Warwick Anderson, NHMRC CEO: A career in health and medical research. The Dean's Shout is co-hosted by Prof Steve Jane, HOS CCS. Register here.
17 May 6.00 - 7.00 pm (approx end time) AMREP Seminar room. Map MAPrc Mental Health Community Presentation Prof Jayashri Kulkarni and her team of experts on the latest cutting-edge treatment approaches for people with schizophrenia, including hormone treatments, brain stimulation, the Voice’s Clinic, the Health Lifestyles program & various service related initiatives. Flier (1.2 Mb)
8 May 11.00 am - 12 noon AMREP Seminar room. Map ACBD/Dept of Medicine seminar series Dr Jim Vadolas, Murdoch Children's Research Institute: Development of novel therapeutic strategies for beta-thalassaemia
1 May 2.00-4.30 pm Lecture Theatre, Lvl 5 Alfred Ctr ECR Professional Development series Early Career Researchers@AMREP Professional Development Seminar: Mentorship for Early Career Researchers, presented by Julie Warnock, Psychologist, BSc(Hons), MAPS. 2-3 pm Introduction; 3-4.30 pm Workshop inc. afternoon tea. Download flier
1 May 11.00 am - 12 noon Lecture Theatre, Lvl 5 Alfred Ctr ACBD/Dept of Medicine seminar series Dr Elizabeth Gardiner, ACBD: Shear - A ripper stripper for plateletsDr Seb Dworkin, Dept of Medicine, Monash: The Grainyhead-like transcription factors - conserved regulators of vertebrate jaw development
30 Apr 12.30-1.30 pm Lecture Theatre, Lvl 5 Alfred Ctr Alfred Psychiatry Professorial Medical Grand Round Mr Scott Santinon, MAPrc: Clinical Psychopharmacology at the Alfred
27 Apr 5.30-7.00 pm Lecture Theatre, Lvl 5 Alfred Ctr MCCC seminar Speakers: Prof John McNeil (SPHPM), A/Prof Jeremy Millar (Medicine), A/Prof Andrew Spencer (ACBD), Dr Robert Stirling (AIRMed): Cancer Registries - Joining the Dots: Linking Clinic, Laboratory and Patient Populations. All welcome. Download flier.
26 Apr 5.30-8.00 pm Melbourne Brain Centre International Day of Immunology Public Lecture Prof Sharon Lewin (CCS Infectious Diseases); Dr Glen Westall (Alfred and CCS, AIRMed); Prof Jim McCluskey, DVC (Research), U. Melbourne speaking at the DOI public lecture: Immunology research: your life depends on it! RSVP by 23/4/12. Download flier
24 Apr 11.00 am - 12 noon Lecture Theatre, Lvl 5 Alfred Ctr ACBD/Dept of Medicine seminar series Dr Tse-Chieh Teh, ACBD: Targetting survival pathways in Acute Myeloid Leaukaemia (AML). Dr Andre Samson, ACBD: Discovery of a unique form of protein aggregation that facilitates the removal of dead cells from the body.
23 Apr 4.00-5.00 pm Lecture Theatre, Lvl 5 Alfred Ctr AMREP Immunology seminar series Dr Irene Caminschi, Lab Head, Centre for Immunology, Burnet Institute: From basic dendritic cell biology to immunotherapy. Download flier
5 Apr 11.00 am - 12 noon Tea room, Lvl 6 Alfred Ctr MIASMA Easter morning tea. Free for staff and PG students. Download flier. For more information about MIASMA, see their web page.
27 Mar 11.00 am - 12 noon Lecture Theatre, Lvl 5 Alfred Ctr ACBD/Dept of Medicine seminar series Dr Smitha Georgy, Dept of Medicine: Grhl3 - a tumour suppressor gene in Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma (SCC)Dr Maithili Sashindranath, ACBD: Protease Systems Affecting Blood Brain Barrier Integrity in Neurotrauma. Enquiries: sebastian.dworkin@monash.edu
26 Mar 4.00-5.00 pm Lecture Theatre, Lvl 5 Alfred Ctr AMREP Immunology seminar series Professor Phil Hodgkin, Immunology Division, Walter & Eliza Hall Institute: Randomness is an essential ingredient in the regulation of lymphocyte fate. All welcome. Download flier
22 Mar 4.00-5.00 pm Lecture Theatre, Lvl 5 Alfred Ctr Monash Microimaging MMI@AMREP Microscopy Users Meeting: Brain imaging. Speakers: Dr Andre Laval Samson, Dr Lachlan Gray, Dr Nicole Bye, Mr Be-Eri Niego. Download flier. Further information: Iska Carmichael, ph 85327580 Iska.Carmichael@monash.edu
21 Mar 4.00-5.00 pm Lecture Theatre, Lvl 5 Alfred Ctr AMREP Immunology seminar series Prof Xavier Mariette, Head of Rheumatology, Bicêtre Hospital, Paris-Sud University, Paris, France: Why is there an increased risk of lymphoma in autoimmune diseases? All welcome, no RSVP. Refreshments provided. Download flier
20 Mar 11.00 am - 12 noon Lecture Theatre, Lvl 5 Alfred Ctr ACBD/Dept of Medicine seminar series Ms Rachael Borg, PhD student in the Fibrinolysis & Gene Regulation Laboratory at ACBD: Investigation into the plasminogen activator system and dead cell removal.
6 Mar 11.00 am - 12 noon Lecture Theatre, Lvl 5 Alfred Ctr ACBD/Dept of Medicine seminar series Dr Sheryl Gough, Genetics Branch, Centre for Cancer Research, NCI/NIH, Bethesda, MD, USA: Mouse models of leukemia and MDS - establishing causation, collaborative events, and pre-clinical utility.
1 Mar 1.00-3.00 pm Lecture Theatre, Lvl 5 Alfred Ctr CCS PhD/HDR orientation Meet & Greet@Alfred for new PhD/HDR students. Students will be introduced to Early Career Researchers, MPA, MIASMA, platform technologies at AMREP. Afternoon tea supplied. Download flier and see HDR student resources at CCS.
24 Feb 12.30-1.30 pm AMREP Classroom 1 Monash Infectious Diseases Society Dr Paul Cameron, Infectious Diseases Unit, The Alfred/Dept of Immunology, Monash University: Lymphocyte geography and travel: is it important?
24 Feb 12.00-1.00 pm Level 7, Baker IDI Tower Baker IDI Heart and Diabetes Institute Prof Charles Mackay, MISCL/Dept Immunology, Monash University: Diet and gut microbiota as a basis for inflammatory disease. Mackay lab link
21 Feb 1.00-4.00 pm Lecture Theatre, Lvl 5 Alfred Ctr CCS Honours orientation Central Clinical School Honours  (BSc, MBiomedSci (pt 1), BMedSc, BBiotech) Orientation, coordinated by Laisa Tigarea, hdr.ccs@monash.edu. Further information at: 2012 Honours program
21 Feb 11.00 am - 12 noon Lecture Theatre, Lvl 5 Alfred Ctr ACBD/Dept of Medicine seminar series Nik Cummings (ACBD): Translational medicine: Bringing the genomics era to the patient 
Jianlin Qiao (ACBD): Analysis of platelet receptors in disease
20 Feb 12.30-1.15 pm Lecture Theatre, Lvl 5 Alfred Ctr Alfred Psychiatry Professorial Medical Grand Round A/Prof Rob Selzer, Consultant Psychiatrist, Alfred & Director, Undergraduate Medical Education Directorate, Central Clinical School: How to Present a Good Grand Round
9 Feb  12.30-1.30 pm Lecture Theatre, Lvl 5 Alfred Ctr Professorial Medical Grand Round A/Prof David Curtis, Clinical Haematologist, Australian Centre for Blood Diseases (ACBD): A surprising role for apoptosis in myelodysplasia