New Fellows’ and Medal Winners’ Symposium


New Fellows’ and Medal Winners’ Symposium

Melbourne Brain Centre


30 Royal Parade

Booking not required

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The Australian Academy of Science's Victorian Regional Group warmly invite members of the public to hear from leading Victorian scientists, the newly appointed 2017 Australian Academy of Science fellows and the academy's 2017 Jacques Miller Medalist, Professor Jian Li.

In this symposium, 6 leading Victorian scientists will give brief snapshots of their work. Five of the presenters have been recently elected as members of the Australian Academy of Science. The sixth presenter is the recipient of the Academy’s Jacques Miller Medal.

These talks are suitable for a general audience and the public is warmly invited to attend.

Professor Melissa Little Murdoch Children’s Research Institute Rebuilding a kidney from stem cells

Professor Cameron Jones Monash University From fundamental advances to functional molecules

Professor Nicholas Wormald Monash University Random networks: order and chaos

Professor Karl Glazebrook Swinburne University Massive Galaxies across Cosmic Time

Professor Jane Elith The University of Melbourne Species, Distributions and Models

Professor Lois Salamonsen Hudson Institute Human endometrial remodelling in health and disease

Professor Jian Li (Jacques Miller Medal) Monash University Combating Gram-negative 'superbugs'

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