My Life as a Biomedical Scientist Event
Date: Wednesday 15 March 2023
Time: 2.30pm – 5.30pm (including networking session)
Location: William MacMahon Ball Theatre (Rm 107), Old Arts Building, The University of Melbourne, Parkville 3010 (see map)
Registrations: via Eventbrite
Places are limited and open to MACH partner EMCRs only so book your place today using your organisational email address.
Designed for early and mid-career biomedical scientists from across MACH partners, attendees will have the chance to engage with leaders in the field and discover various pathways to a successful career in a biomedical science. Attendees will be invited to share their thoughts on ways to enhance pathways for EMCRs.
The main program will be followed by a networking opportunity. Please see the attached agenda for program details.
Speakers will share their experiences as a Principal Investigator in academia, Leader in industry and Research Technology Leader. Each speaker will host a breakout room discussion to allow for more in-depth conversation with attendees.
- Prof Ricky Johnstone (Executive Director, Cancer Research, PeterMac) – host
- Prof Nicholas Huntington (Co-founder & CSO, oNKo-innate; Lab Head, Monash University)
- A/Prof Kaylene Simpson (Head, Victorian Centre for Functional Genomics, PeterMac)