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3rd Oceania Mouse Transgenic and Assisted Reproduction Technology Symposium

Thursday, 23 November 2017 - 8:00am

Academic and technical staff working in the fields of Transgenesis & Assisted Reproduction Technologies (TART) gather every 18 months at the International Society for Transgenic Technologies (ISTT) meetings to discuss the latest achievements in the field, and share their knowledge to improve animal welfare whilst addressing highly technical questions that are vital to biomedical research.

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Bridging the Gap - 'Grow a pair! Insights from a basic science-clinical collaboration on ovarian cancer'

Thursday, 23 November 2017 - 4:00pm

Dr Caroline Ford is a cancer researcher within the School of Women's and Children's Health at the Lowy Cancer Research Centre. She leads the Gynaecological Cancer Research Group, which aims to understand why gynaecological cancers develop, how and why they spread throughout the body, and how best to treat them. “Gynaecological cancer” encompasses all cancers of the female reproductive system, her current research focuses on ovarian and endometrial cancer.

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Invitation: Inspired Learning Summit, 24th November 2017

Friday, 24 November 2017 - 8:00am

The Pro Vice Chancellor Education is pleased to invite you to the Inspired Learning Summit 2017. The event will showcase and celebrate the achievements and the strong partnerships with faculty staff and students, as we approach the end of Year 1 (of 5) of the Inspired Learning Initiative.

Program highlights include:

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Presenter: Dr Mark Polizzotto & Facilitator: Professor John Pimanda

Randwick Precinct Initiating Early Phase Cancer Trials Roundtable [November 2017]

Tuesday, 28 November 2017 - 12:30pm

A light lunch and refreshments will be available from 12:00pm prior to the interactive discussion facilitated by

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Tau, microtubules and beyond

Wednesday, 29 November 2017 - 4:00pm

SoMS, BABS and GSBE Cross-Faculty Seminar Series

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Medicine Learning L&T Forum

Friday, 1 December 2017 - 9:00am

The Medicine L&T Forum showcases a variety of leaning and teaching practices as well as stunning innovations. It provides an opportunity to discuss the “nuts and bolts” of learning changes with the actual teachers involved. Posters include reports on established changes, experimental use of learning technologies and works in progress.

This once a year event brings together teachers and educationists from across the faculty for a networking occasion and a chance to make links with like minds.

The Medicine L&T awards and Dean awards will be handed out at the forum.

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2017 Early-Mid-Career Biomedical Research Symposium

Thursday, 7 December 2017 - 9:00am

This is a 1-day symposium for Biomedical Early and Mid-career researchers based at UNSW or UNSW affiliated medical research institutes at the establishment phase of their careers.  Other interested researchers are more than welcome to attend.

In the morning sessions invited speakers will cover challenges, advice and opportunities targeted at both at ECRs (postdocs) and MCRs ((starting) lab heads). In the afternoon sessions 15 EMCRs will give 10-minute research talks to promote their research done at UNSW and its associated medical research institutes.

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