Postgraduate Cancer Research Symposium
The 5th Annual Postgraduate Cancer Research Symposium provides postgraduate students the opportunity to present their research to other students and academics from all disciplines across the University. It is an excellent opportunity to see the wide range of research being carried out and to network with fellow students.
9.00am - 5.00pm
Friday, 29 November 2013
New Law Lecture Theatres 024 & 026
The University of Sydney (Camperdown campus)
Download a map (reference F10)
The program will be divided into two concurrent streams and oral presentations will be given by students in one of the following sessions:
- Prostate cancers
- Cancer control, care & quality of life
- Breast cancers
- Drug targets & prognostic markers
- Skin & lung cancers
- Cell biology
Registration is FREE and open to all University of Sydney students and staff.
The Symposium is an exciting opportunity to hear first-hand about recent findings from our next generation of cancer researchers. It will be of interest to:
- Postgraduate students
- Undergraduate/Honours students
- Academic staff
- General staff
CALL FOR ABSTRACTS AND SELECTION (CLOSED)
There was a tremendous response from the student research community and the Symposium Organising Committee would like to thank all researchers who submitted an abstract for consideration for the program. Students will be notified of the outcome of their abstract submission in early October 2013.
Abstract submission closed on 6 September 2013.
To be awarded to the most outstanding student presenter within each of program sessions.*
The recipients of these awards will receive $200 each. This prize money must be used for the recipient’s continued cancer research or to fund travel to a cancer-related conference.
The Awards Ceremony will take place at the conclusion of the meeting.
*The structure of these awards is subject to change pending the number and type of abstracts submitted.
- 20 May 2013: Abstract submission & registration opens
- 6 September 2013: Abstract submission closes
- Early October 2013: Notification of abstract acceptance
- 22 November 2013: Registration closes
- 29 November 2013: Symposium
Krystal Lester (Chair - Camperdown, Science)
Kalinda Griffiths (Camperdown, Medicine)
Christina Lui (Westmead, Medicine)
Indhu Subramanian (Northern, Medicine)
Gayathri St George (Westmead, Medicine)
Adam Walczak (Camperdown, Science)
Belinda Wright (Camperdown, Veterinary Sciences)
Jasmine Yee (Cumberland, Health Sciences)
Merilyn Heuschkel (Cancer Research Network)
Cancer Research Network
Phone: 02 9114 1943