Mechanobiology Down Under

 

Thursday 3rd and Friday 4th May, 2018

Bronte Surf Lifesaving Club, Bronte beach, Sydney, NSW, Australia

We are pleased to invite you to the inaugural Mechanobiology Down Under meeting. There is no registration fee, however numbers are limited and registering is therefore required prior to attendance. In addition to presentations by the invited speakers listed below, both oral and poster presentations will be selected from submitted abstracts. Registration priority will be given to attendees submitting an abstract and/or who are actively engaged in mechanobiological research. Registrations will be confirmed following selection via email.

 

Registrations now closed

 

Sessions: 

  • Cytoskeleton 

  • Mechanosensing 

  • New techniques 

  • Cartilage and Bone 

  • Cellular Mechanobiology

  • Membranes and Receptors

  • Mechanobiology of Cancer 

 

Confirmed speakers:

Alpha Yap

Alpha Yap

IMB, University of Queensland

QLD

Boris Martinac

Boris Martinac

Victor Chang Cardiac Research Institute

NSW

Hala Zreiqat

Hala Zreiqat

University of Sydney

NSW

Halina Rubinsztein-Dunlop

Halina Rubinsztein-Dunlop

University of Queensland

QLD

Jonathon Howard

Jonathon Howard

Yale University

USA

Katharina Gaus

Katharina Gaus

University of New South Wales

NSW

Kathryn Stok

Kathryn Stok

University of Melbourne

VIC

Michael Samuel

Michael Samuel

Center for Cancer Biology

SA

Mike Sheetz

Michael Sheetz

Mechanobiology Institute, NUS

Singapore

Virgile Viasnoff

Virgile Viasnoff

Mechanobiology Institute, NUS

Singapore

Paul Timpson

Paul Timpson

Garvan Institute

NSW

Peter Gunning

Peter Gunning

University of New South Wales

NSW

Robert Parton

Robert Parton

IMB, University of Queensland

QLD

Yu Suk Choi

Yu Suk Choi

University of Western Australia

WA

 

Organising committee:

Maté BiroMaté Biro
EMBL Australia
UNSW

Kate PooleKate Poole
SoMS
UNSW

Jonathon HowardJonathon Howard
Yale University


Sponsors:

EMBLA Imaging CoE BMIF

SoMS

MWAC