Program – 6 July 2018

Day 2 – Liquid Biopsies for Personalised Medicine

Morning Session 1: Owen J Wordsworth Room, Level 12, S Block, Gardens Point Campus
8.00amRegistration Open
8.30amSymposium Day 2 WelcomeA/Prof. Chamindie Punyadeera, Leader
Saliva Research Group, QUT
8.40amKeynote AddressProf. Lyn Griffiths, Executive Director
IHBI, QUT
8.50amExpert PresentationDr. Sandhya Tewari, General Manager
International and Government, MTPconnect, Australia
9.05amKeynote SpeakerProf. Ian Papautsky, Professor
University of Illinois at Chicago, USA
9.35amKeynote AddressDr Peter Bristow, Chief Executive Officer
Health Support Queensland
9.50amMorning Tea served in Owen J Wordsworth Room overlooking the Brisbane River
10.20amMove to the Kindler Theatre (P-421)
Morning Session 2: The Kindler Theatre, Level 4, P Block, Gardens Point Campus
10.40amSession ChairDr. Jonathan Peake
Injury Prevention & Trauma Management Theme, QUT
10.45amTech SpotlightDr. Darryl Irwin, Senior Director - Scientific Affairs
Agena Bio-sciences, USA
11.00amKeynote SpeakerProf. Mel Ziman, Associate Dean of Research
Edith Cowan University
11.30amGuest PresentationA/Prof. Kevin Spring
Medical Oncology, School Of Medicine, Western Sydney University
11.55amTech SpotlightDr. David Boucher, Applications Specialist/Territory Manager
Promega Corporation
12.10pmExpert PresentationA/Prof. Andreas Möller, Group Leader, Tumour Microenvironment
QMIR Berghofer Medical Research Institute
12.30pmLunch served in the Cube
Afternoon Session 1: The Kindler Theatre, Level 4, P Block, Gardens Point Campus
1.15pmSession ChairProf. Colleen Nelson, Executive Director
APCRC-Q, QUT
1.20pmExpert PresentationDr. Wei Liao, Chief Executive Officer & Founder
Ezlife Bio Inc, China
1.40pmExpert PresentationDr. Majid Warkiani, Senior Lecturer
School of Biomedical Engineering, University of Technology Sydney
2.00pmAbstract PresentationFarhana Matin, PhD Candidate
APCRC-Q, IHBI, QUT
2.15pmAbstract PresentationSugandha Bhatia, PhD Candidate
Invasion Metastasis Unit, IHBI, QUT
2.30pmAfternoon Tea
Afternoon Session 2: The Kindler Theatre, Level 4, P Block, Gardens Point Campus
Symposium Offically Concluded
3.00pmSession ChairA/Prof. Jyotsna Batra, Group Leader
Molecular Genetics Lab, QUT
3.05pmExpert PresentationDr Muhammad J. A. Shiddiky, Senior Lecturer
School of Natural Sciences, Griffith University
3.25pmExpert PresentationDr. Jason Ross, Senior Research Scientist
CSIRO
3.45pmTech SpotlightDr. Ali Asgar Bhagat, Chief Operating Officer
Clearbridge, Singapore
4.00pmKeynote SpeakerProf. Murray Mitchell
Centre of Children's Health Research, QUT
4.30pmSymposium SummaryProf. Lyn Griffiths, Executive Director
IHBI, QUT