AMREP Early and Mid Career Researcher events

AMREP Early and Mid Career (EMCR) events including seminars, conferences and symposia provide an AMREP-wide forum for EMCRs to  present and discuss their work in both oral and poster presentations.  These showcase events are intended to foster collaborations, networking  and a greater awareness of the expertise and research being conducted on  the site. The EMCR also hosts seminars featuring external speakers for  EMCR professional development. See link for detail.


AMREP EMCR Conference

2016 Conference

The 2016 AMREP EMCR Conference was successfully held on 4th October 2016 in the AMREP Lecture Theatre. It provided an excellent opportunity for professional development and promoted collaborations and networking across the precinct. See here for more information

2013 conference

The ECR held a highly successful conference on 26 August 2013.


Winners in the various categories of the 2013 conference:

Present to your Mother/Father

  • 1st: Shanzana Khan (BakerIDI)
  • 2nd: Neil Bailey (Monash CCS)

Data Blitz

  • 1st: Andrew Carey (BakerIDI/Monash)i
  • 2nd: Kerryn Moore (Burnet)

Free Presentation

  • 1st: Elisha Horat (Burnet)
  • 2nd: Bethany Howard (BakerIDI/Monash)
  • 3rd: Megan Lim (Burnet/Monash) - Commendation award

Poster Presentation

  • 1st: Imala Alwis (Monash CCS)
  • 2nd: Sarah Heywood (BakerIDI)
  • 3rd: Katherine Ververis (BakerIDI)
  • 4th: Maria Demaria (Monash CCS)

Door prize/Question prizes

  • Door Prize: Bethany Howard (BakerIDI/Monash)
  • Question Prize: Andrew Siebel (BakerIDI)
  • Question Prize: Martin Pal (BakerIDI)

AMREP EMCR Symposium

2015 Symposium


The 2015 EMCR Symposium was aimed at developing and strengthening EMCRs with an interest in their research careers, with a particular focus on “Selling Yourself”.

Event details

  • Date: 9 November
  • Time: 8.30am-5pm
  • Venue: Lecture Theatre B215 and B216, Caulfield campus
  • Cost: $50

2015 Obesity symposium


The AMREP EMCR Obesity symposium was held on:

  • Date: Wed 12 August
  • Time: 9 am - 4.30 pm
  • Venue: Level 4 Seminar Room, Baker IDI, Alfred Centre

2014 AMREP EMCR symposium

The 2014 AMREP EMCR Conference was held Wed 17 September at the AMREP Lecture theatre, Seminar room and foyer.

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Presentation section winners

Present To Persons of Influence

  • First: Dean Whitty (BMedSc(Hons) student, MAPrc/CCS)
  • Second: Justin Chen (PhD student, BakerIDI)

Free Presentations

  • First: Kieran Cashin (PhD student, Burnet/CCS)
  • Second: Aliki Rasmiena (BakerIDI)


  • First: Laura Blair-West (BMedSc(Hons) student, MAPrc, CCS)
  • Katherine Gibney (SPHPM)
  • Cath Latham (Burnet Institute)
  • Cindy Gueguen (BakerIDI)

Data Blitz

  • First: Kristy Jackson (BakerIDI)
  • Second: Nicholas Lam (BakerIDI)

Sub-committee members

2012 symposium