The Institute Seminars - October 2014
12 noon - 1.00pm Every Wednesday BHI Ground floor Seminar Room
WEDNESDAY, 8 October 2014
SPEAKER: Professor Jan Van Lanschot, Professor of Surgery, Erasmus Medical Centre and Erasmus University, Rotterdam, the Netherlands
TITLE: “Cancer stem cells in oesophageal cancer”
CHAIR: Dr Paul Drew, Visiting Research Fellow, University of Adelaide Discipline of Surgery (TQEH), Level 2, BHI.
WEDNESDAY, 15 October 2014
SPEAKER: A/Professor Catherine Abbott
TITLE: "Cutting the Risk: Could new, DPP4 targeted medications for Type II diabetes also modify cancer risk?”
CHAIR: Dr Roger Yazbeck, NHMRC Early Career Research Fellowship, Non-Invasive Biomarker Engineering Centre (NIBEC) University of SA, Level 2, BHI.
WEDNESDAY, 22 October 2014
SPEAKER: Dr Damith Ranasinghe, Director, Adelaide auto-ID lab and Faculty of Engineering and Computer Sciences, University of Adelaide
TITLE: “Sensor-Alarm Systems to Prevent Falls in Hospitals”
CHAIR: Dr Solomon Yu, Consultant Geriatrician, Aged and Extended Care Services, TQEH.
WEDNESDAY, 29 October 2014
SPEAKER: Professor Joe Shapter, Director of the School of Chemistry, Physics and Earth Sciences-Flinders University of South Australia
TITLE: “Probing Lipid Membrane Responses to Interactions”
CHAIR: Dr Amy Holmes, Postdoctoral Researcher, Therapeutics Research Centre (UniSA Pharmacy), 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 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