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CMRI Seminar Series

Friday's 12:30-1:30pm at Children's Medical Research Institute- All are welcome

Upcoming Events

CMRI Seminar Monday 14th January
Children's Medical Research Institute Seminar Room
Time: 12:30-1:30 pm
Speaker: Eytan Ruppin
Title: Professor and Head of the Cancer Data Science Laboratory
Institute: University of Maryland and the National Cancer Institute
Seminar Title: A new approach for precision medicine in cancer based on targeting synthetic lethal vulnerabilities
Host: Roger Reddel
 
CMRI Seminar Thursday 17th January
Children's Medical Research Institute Seminar Room
Time: 12:30-1:30 pm
Speaker: Curt Harris
Title: Head of the Molecular Genetics and Carcinogenesis Section and Chief of the Laboratory of Human Carcinogenesis
Institute: USA National Institutes of Health, National Cancer Institute
Seminar Title: Precision medicine of lung cancer
Host: Roger Reddel

 

Past Events

CMRI Seminar Wednesday 12th, December
Children's Medical Research Institute Seminar Room
Time: 12:30-1:30 pm
Speaker: Prof. Raymund Wellinger
Title: Canada Research Chair in Telomere Biology
Institute: University de Sherbrooke (Quebec, Canada)
Seminar Title: “Tales of the End Game”
Host: Tony Cesare
 
CMRI Seminar Tuesday 18th, December
Children's Medical Research Institute Seminar Room
Time: 12:30-1:30 pm
Speaker: Kate Giles
Title: Ph.D. Student and applicant for the CMRI Post-doctoral research fellowship scheme
Institute: The Garvan Institute of Medical Research
Seminar Title: “BRG1-dependent chromatin remodelling in prostate cancer”
Host: Tony Cesare

CMRI Seminar
Wednesday 21st of November

Children's Medical Research Institute Seminar Room
Time: 12:30 - 1:30 pm
Speaker: Professor Steve Brown
Title: Head of the Mammalian Genetics Unit
Institute: MRC Harwell Institute
Seminar Title: Towards a comprehensive catalogue of mammalian gene function: The International Mouse Phenotyping Consortium
Host: Patrick Tam

CMRI Seminar
Friday 30th of November

Children's Medical Research Institute Seminar Room
Time: 12:30-1:30 pm
Speakers: Roger Reddel, Phil Robinson, Brett Tully, Rosemary Balleine and Qing Zhong
Titles (respectively): ProCan Co-director; ProCan Co-director; ProCan General Manager and Leader of Software Engineering Group; Leader Cancer Pathology Group; Leader Cancer Data Science Group
Institute: CMRI
Seminar Title: Update on the International Centre for the Proteome of Human Cancer
Host: Tony Cesare

CMRI Seminar 
Friday 16th November
Children's Medical Research Institute Seminar Room

Time: 12:30 - 1:30 pm
Speaker: Associate Professor Sandra Cooper
Title: Deputy Head of the Kids Neuroscience Centre, leader of the Dysferin and Membrane Repair and Neuromuscular Gene Discovery groups
Institute: Children's Hospital at Westmead
Seminar Title: TBD
Host: Tony Cesare

CMRI Seminar 
Friday 19th October
Children's Medical Research Institute Seminar Room

Time: 12:30 - 1:30 pm
Speaker: Dr. Marina Pajic
Title: Head of Personalised Cancer Therapeutics
Institute: Garvan Institute of Medical Research
Seminar Title: Evolving molecular landscape of pancreatic cancer: from resistance mechanisms to tailoired therapy
Host: Roger Reddel

Joint seminar, CMRI and the Institute for Neuroscience and Muscle Research/Children's Hospital Westmead,
Thursday 30th August
Kids Research Institute Seminar Room
Time: 4:00 – 5:00 pm
Speaker: Dr. Katherine Chao
Title: Computational Biologist in the Analytic and Translational Genetics Unit
Institute: Broad Institute of Harvard and MIT
Seminar Title: Rare Disease Diagnosis with SeqR
Host: Leigh Waddel and Sandra Cooper

CMRI Seminar Friday 7th September
Children's Medical Research Institute Seminar Room
Time: 12:30-1:30 pm
Speaker: Prof. Philip Beales
Title: Professor of Medical and Molecular Genetics and Institute Director
Institute: University College London, Institute for Precision Medicine
Seminar Title: Making Sense of Cilia: Towards Therapies for the Ciliopathies
Host: Ian Alexander
 
CMRI Seminar Friday 14th September
Children's Medical Research Institute Seminar Room
Time: 12:30-1:30 pm
Speaker: Dr. Tamás Fischer
Title: Associate Professor, Head of the Epigenetics and Genomic Stability Group
Institute: The John Curtin School of Medical Research, ANU
Seminar Title: RNA-DNA hybrids and genome stability
Host: Tony Cesare
 
CMRI Post-doctoral scientist seminar series
Friday 21st September
Children's Medical Research Institute Seminar Room
Time: 12:30-1:30 pm
Speaker: Dr. Grant Logan
Title: Senior Research Officer, Gene Therapy Unit
Institute: Children’s Medical Research Institute
Seminar Title: A novel promoter-enhancer element in adeno-associated virus and implications for hepatocellular carcinoma and gene therapy
Host: Ian Alexander