SAVE THE DATES: The 2020 TQEH Research Expo will be held on Thursday 15 and Friday 16 October, 2020.

2019 TQEH Research Expo was held on Thursday 10 and Friday 11 October

Each October the Basil Hetzel Institute for Translational Health Research holds TQEH Research Expo (formerly known as TQEH Research Day) which provides researchers in training the opportunity to gain valuable experience in delivering an oral or poster presentation before a broad audience. The work presented at Research Expo must have been substantially undertaken at the Basil Hetzel Institute, The Queen Elizabeth Hospital and not have been previously presented at a TQEH Research Expo. Thanks to our generous sponsors prizes are awarded to winners of each category.

 

2019 TQEH Research Expo Award Winners L-R: Professor John Beltrame (CALHN Director of Research), Paul Flynn (CEO THRF), Ahad Sabab, Mark Thompson, Laurine Kaul, Maryam Nakhjavani, Oscar Russell, Tom Eldredge, Minister for Health and Wellbeing The Honourable Stephen Wade MLC and Professor Guy Maddern (Director of Research, TQEH), (absent: Amita Ghadge, Unyime Jasper).

CategoryPrize SponsorWinnerBHI Research Group
Best Oral Presentation: Honours and Summer StudentsThe University of Adelaide & The Hospital Research Foundation ($1000)Ahad SababENT Surgery
Best Oral Presentation: Junior Laboratory PhD studentsUniversity of South Australia ($1000)Laurine KaulSurgical Science Research Group
Best Oral Presentation: Senior Laboratory PhD studentsUniversity of South Australia & Southern Cross Science ($1000)Amita GhadgeBreast Biology and Cancer Unit
Best Oral Presentation: Clinical TraineesThe Hospital Research Foundation ($1000)Oscar RussellRheumatology Research Group
Best Oral Presentation: Clinical Higher Degree StudentsThe University of Adelaide ($1000)Mark ThompsonAdelaide G-TRAC Centre
Best Poster and Mini-Oral Presentation Prize (Laboratory)The Hospital Research Foundation ($500)Maryam NakhjavaniSolid Tumour Group
Best Poster and Mini-Oral Presentation Prize (Clinical)The Hospital Research Foundation ($500)Tom EldredgeOesophageal Physiology Group
Best Lay DescriptionChem-Supply ($350)Unyime JasperAdelaide G-TRAC Centre

Sponsors

 

We thank the following sponsors for supporting the 2019 TQEH Research Expo: The Hospital Research FoundationThe University of Adelaide (Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences), University of South Australia (School of Pharmacy and Medical Sciences), Southern Cross Science, Chem-SupplyBeckmann CoulterEppendorfAbacus dx, Bio-Strategy and the Australian Genome Research Facility LtdIf you would like to find out more about sponsoring the 2020 TQEH Research Expo please email Kathryn Hudson.

Program

 

2019 TQEH Research Expo Program Booklet

 

2019 TQEH Research Expo Organising Committee

PositionNameAffiliationPhoneEmail
Interim ChairDr Prue CowledDiscipline of Surgery, University of Adelaide+61 8 8222 7541prue.cowled@adelaide.edu.au
MemberMs Gwenda GravesBHI Research Secretariat+61 8 8222 6870gwenda.graves@sa.gov.au
MemberDr Rebecca AndersonBHI Communications Officer+61 8 8222 7345rebecca.anderson@adelaide.edu.au
MemberMs Kathryn HudsonBHI Facilities Manager+61 8222 7427kathryn.hudson@sa.gov.au
MemberDr Adrian AbdoDiscipline of Medicine, University of Adelaideadrian.abdo@adelaide.edu.au
MemberDr Yuliy ChirkovCardiology Unit, TQEH+61 8 8133 4010yuliy.chirkov@adelaide.edu.au
MemberDr Jenny Hardingham Department of Haematology and Medical Oncology, TQEH+61 8 8222 6142
jenny.hardingham@sa.gov.au
MemberA/Prof Anne Hamilton-BruceNeurology Unit, CALHN+61 8 8222 6411anne.hamilton-bruce@sa.gov.au
MemberMs Sue LesterRheumatology Unit, TQEH+61 9133 4026susan.lester@sa.gov.au
MemberDr Eric SmithDepartment of Haematology and Medical Oncology, TQEHeric.smith@adelaide.edu.au
MemberMs Fiona SmithsonThe Hospital Research Foundation+61 8 8244 1100fsmithson@hospitalresearch.com.au
MemberDr Rosanna TavellaDiscipline of Medicine, University of Adelaiderosanna.tavella@adelaide.edu.au
MemberA/Prof Joanne YoungDepartment of Haematology and Medical Oncology, TQEH+61 8 8222 8695joanne.young@adelaide.edu.au

 

 

2018 TQEH Research Expo

To view the slideshow, click on the left and right arrows on the sides of each image.

The 2018 TQEH Research Expo Program Booklet can be downloaded here.

2018 TQEH Research Expo Award Winners

L-R: Clementine Labrosciano, Rachel Goggin, Anna Nolan (CFO, THRF), Ashley Twigger, Anupam Gupta, Prof Guy Maddern (Director of Research, TQEH), Lisa Cherian and Namfon Pantarat (absent: Giri Krishnan).
CategoryPrize SponsorWinnerBHI Research Group
Best Oral Presentation: Honours and Summer StudentsThe Hospital Research FoundationAshley TwiggerENT Surgery
Best Oral Presentation: Junior Laboratory PhD studentsCo-sponsored by ThermoFisher Scientific and The University of AdelaideGiri KrishnanENT Surgery
Best Oral Presentation: Senior Laboratory PhD studentsThe University of AdelaideLisa CherianENT Surgery
Best Oral Presentation: Clinical TraineesThe Hospital Research FoundationRachel GogginENT Surgery
Best Oral Presentation: Clinical Higher Degree StudentsUniversity of South AustraliaAnupam GuptaAdelaide G-TRAC
Poster PrizeSouthern Cross ScienceNamfon PantaratBreast Cancer Research Unit
Best Lay DescriptionLonzaRachel GogginENT Surgery
Ivan De La Lande Award (for eligible Clinical Pharmacology or Cardiology student/trainee)Clementine LabroscianoTranslational Vascular Function Research Collaborative (Medicine)

Generous sponsorship enabled prizes to be awarded in the following categories:

  • 5 prizes worth $1000 each were awarded in the following categories: Honours & Summer Vacation Students, Junior PhD Students (Laboratory), Senior PhD Students (Laboratory), Clinical Trainees and Clinical Higher Degree Research Students.
  • 1 prize of $500 was awarded for the Best Poster/Mini Oral Presentation
  • 1 prize of $350 was awarded for the Best Lay Description (100 words maximum)

2018 Sponsors and Prizes

The following organisations are thanked for sponsoring the 2018 TQEH Research Expo.

The Hospital Research FoundationThe University of Adelaide (Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences), The University of South Australia (School of Pharmacy and Medical Sciences), Southern Cross ScienceThermoFisher Scientific, LonzaBeckmann CoulterEppendorf, the Australian Genome Research FacilityAbacus dx and Coherent Scientific.

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