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St Vincent's Campus Research Week 2019

Sunday, 22 September 2019
Research Week is a celebration of the remarkable depth and breadth of translational health research undertaken across the Darlinghurst campus and our sister entities. The St Vincent’s Research Campus Sydney is one of the largest medical research precincts in Australia and brings together the Garvan Institute, The Kinghorn Cancer Centre, Victor Chang Cardiac Research Institute, Nursing Research Institute, our own Centre for Applied Medical Research, Kirby Institute and our many prestigious academic partners.
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Homeostatic adaptations which stabilise neural circuit output in Drosophila

Friday, 20 September 2019
Neuroscience & Non-Communicable Diseases Speaker: Dr Shanker Karunanithi, The University of Queensland
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Biomedical Engineering in the Greater Western Sydney Area

Friday, 13 September 2019
Neuroscience & Non-Communicable Diseases Speaker: Dr. Gaetano D. Gargiulo, School of Engineering, Western Sydney University Biomedical engineering is is often confused to be just a branch of materials and mechanical engineering. Medical devices are however also electronic devices. Without electrical and electronic engineers, the recent advances in medical sciences would not have been possible.
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MedEd Seminar 10 September 2019

Tuesday, 10 September 2019
Our next MedEd seminar is on Tuesday 10 September from 12-1pm in Wallace Wurth G14. All welcome, please bring your lunch, please contact Kerrie to organise streaming. A recording will be posted later.  Pin-Hsiang (Preston) Huang is a PhD student with the Office of Medical Education. He will be presenting his first publication and current research:
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Electron Microscopy, Correlative Microscopy (CLEM) and 3D Imaging in the Life Sciences

Tuesday, 3 September 2019
This workshop will bring together leaders and researchers in Electron Microscopy (EM) for life science in the Sydney region and beyond to introduce new users to EM techniques, demonstrate different correlation techniques and present recent studies. The key themes will include: 
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Improving our understanding of and treatment for drug addiction in schizophrenia

Friday, 30 August 2019
Neuroscience & Non-Communicable Diseases Speaker: Dr Rose Chesworth, Western Sydney University, NSW Rose Chesworth graduated from the University of Sydney in 2007 with a Bachelor of Psychology (Honours). She then worked as a research assistant for 3 years with A/Prof Tim Karl, investigating gene-environment interactions in schizophrenia using genetic mouse models.
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Development of hematopoietic stem cells.

Monday, 26 August 2019
Lowy Cancer Research Centre Seminar Speaker: Professor Marella de Bruijn, University of Oxford, UK
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The good and bad of cannabis and cannabinoids in controlling chronic neuropathic pain

Friday, 23 August 2019
Neuroscience & Non-Communicable Diseases Seminar Series Speaker: Prof Chris Vaughan, Pain Management Research Institute, Royal North Shore Hospital and Kolling Institute, University of Sydney.
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Memorial for Emeritus Professor James Lance, AO, CBE, MD, FRCP, FRACP, FAA

Friday, 23 August 2019
Please join UNSW's Chancellor, Mr David Gonski, AC, senior members of UNSW's Faculty of Medicine, and fellow alumni at our memorial for Emeritus Professor James Lance, to share stories and remember a life well lived, and to the fullest. This memorial will be held at 2:30pm on Friday, 23 August 2019 in the Council Chambers, The Chancellery (C22), followed by light refreshments.
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“Single molecule imaging of T cell receptor signalling”

Wednesday, 21 August 2019
School of Medical Sciences 2019 Seminar Series Speaker: Professor Katharina Gaus, EMBL Australia Node in Single Molecule Science and 2ARC Centre of Excellence in Advanced Molecular Imaging, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia New imaging technology such as single-molecule localization microscopy (SMLM) can provide a truly molecular image of complex biological processes.
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