Professor Kaylene Simpson

Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre

Professor Rory Bowden



Dr Gaya St George


The role of the MACH Omics Strategic Advisory Group (SAG) is to provide advice, oversight and strategic direction regarding the establishment of the MACH Omics network.

The responsibilities of the SAG include:

  • Establish the vision and strategic goals for the network
  • Identify and assess options to realise the vision and strategic goals of the network
  • Provide guidance and recommendations to the working groups
  • Lead the development of proposals to attract additional capability and funding

Name: Affiliations: Bio:
Professor Rory Bowden WEHI
Associate Professor Mark Chong St Vincent's Institute
Professor Alex Hewitt The Centre for Eye Research Australia
Professor Andrew Lonie Australian BioCommons
Dr Sebastian Lunke VCGS; Murdoch Children’s Research Institute
Professor Malcolm McConville The University of Melbourne
Dr Bhupinder Pal Olivia Newton-John Cancer Research Institute
Associate Professor Justin Rubio The Florey Institute of Neuroscience and Mental Health
Professor Richard Saffery Murdoch Children’s Research Institute
Professor Kaylene Simpson Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre
Professor Tim Stinear Peter Doherty Institute
Associate Professor Richard Tothill The University of Melbourne

MACH Multi-Omics in Action Webinar – 2022

This webinar showcased an exciting multi-omic and multi-institutional approach to addressing rare disease, cancer and infectious disease from leading MACH partner researchers. Hosted by the MACH Omics group, the seminar also provided an overview of multi-omic activity including the MACH Omics Resource Directory.

Presenters: Associate Professor Marie-Liesse Asselin-Labat (WEHI), Associate Professor Sarah Dunstan (Doherty Institute), Professor David Thorburn (MCRI). Chaired by Associate Professor Kaylene Simpson.

Explore the program and view recording