The Institute Seminars - July 2014
12 noon - 1.00pm Every Wednesday BHI Ground floor Seminar Room
WEDNESDAY, 2 July 2014
SPEAKER: Professor John Lynch, NHMRC Australia Fellow, Professor of Epidemiology and Public Health, Director Data Management and Analysis Centre , University of Adelaide.
TITLE: "P values – confounded, confused and corrupted: Why most published research findings are false".
CHAIR: Dr Jenny Hardingham, Principal Medical Scientist, Department of Haematology-Oncology, Level 1, BHIDr Pallave Dasari, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Breast Biology and Cancer Unit, University of Adelaide Discipline of Surgery TQEH Level 1, BHI.
WEDNESDAY, 9 July 2014
SPEAKER: Dr Julian Adams, Centre for Drug Discovery and Development at the University of South Australia.
TITLE: “The Hospital Research Foundation Program Grant – Development and Assessment of novel surgical technologies and their introduction into the Australian healthcare system - 5th year report (final presentation)”"The discovery and development of Mitotic Kinase inhibitors as potential Cancer treatments".
CHAIR: Dr Ian Westley, Senior Medical Scientist, Clinical Pharmacology Unit, Level 2, BHI.
WEDNESDAY, 16 July 2014
SPEAKER: Professor Paul H Anderson, Head, Musculoskeletal Biology Research Laboratory at the School of Pharmacy and Molecular Sciences, University of South Australia.
TITLE: "The Yin and the Yang of Vitamin D Activity in Bone: Cell-Specific Control of Bone Remodelling".
CHAIR: Dr Irene Zinonos, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Breast Cancer Research Unit, University of Adelaide Discipline of Surgery (TQEH), Level 1, BHI.
FRIDAY, 18 July 2014 - EXTRA SPECIAL SEMINAR
SPEAKERS: Dr Li Liu, Research Assistant Professor, AIDS Institute, Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong.
TITLE: "Early events of SARS-CoV infection in Chinese macaques".
CHAIR: Dr Stanley Yu, Research Officer, Virus Research Laboratory, University of Adelaide Discipline of Surgery (TQEH), Level 1, BHI.
WEDNESDAY, 23 July 2014
SPEAKER: Dr Dan Worthley, Gastroenterologist, Centre for Personalised Cancer Medicine, University of Adelaide and SAHMRI Beat Cancer Fellow.
TITLE: “Mesenchymal Stem Cells in the Bone and Bowel”
CHAIR: Associate Professor Joanne Young, Colorectal Cancer Fellow, Department of Haematology-Oncology, TQEH, Level 1, BHI.
WEDNESDAY, 30 July 2014
SPEAKER: Associate Professor Rebecca Ritchie, Head, Heart Failure Pharmacology, NHMRC Senior Research Fellow, Baker IDI, Melbourne.
CHAIR: Dr Ha Nuygen, Postdoctoral Fellow, Cardiology Unit, TQEH, Level 2, BHI.
Talking Head Seminar Series 2014
Research staff and students are invited to the inaugural BHI ‘Talking Heads’ seminar. Two research heads will each discuss their current research, detail their 5 year plans, and invite your questions.
SAVE these Dates
Thursday 14 August, 2014 12.00 - 1.00 hours
Professor PJ Wormald, Head ENT Research
Professor Mike Roberts, Head of Therapeutics Research Centre
with lunch to follow
Thursday 23 October, 2014 15.30 - 16.30 hours
Professor John Beltrame, Michell Professor of Medicine
Professor Andreas Evdokiou, Head, Breast Cancer Research Unit
with drinks and refreshments to follow
Thursday 11 December, 2014 13.00.- 14.00 hours
Dr G Buchanan , Head, Cancer Biology Group
Tim Price and G Maddern Solid Tumour (colorectal) node
(SAHMRI/TQEH/THRF linkages - progress/plans)
with lunch before