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AGM 2016 & Academic Presentation

AGM 2016

&

ACADEMIC PRESENTATION

Theme: focusing on funding, gender in science and translational science

When: 2:00~7:00PM, 27 August 2016

Where: Lecture Theatre, Level 5, 99 Commercial Road, Prahran

1. AGM (2:00 ~ 2:15 PM)

  • Election results and AGM – Dr. Edwin Yan
  • ACABS into 2016 and beyond – Dr. Ruchong Ou
  • Financial report 2015-2016 – Dr. Hong He

2. Academic presentation (2:15 ~ 3:30 PM):  Chair: Prof. Weisan Chen, Dr. Di Yu

  • 2:15 ~ 2:30 Prof. Jiming Ye – Conducting research under current funding environment
  • 2:30 ~ 2:45 Prof. Wenlong Cheng
  • 2:45 ~ 3:00 Dr. Junhua Xiao – Science and gender
  • 3:00 ~ 3:15 Dr. Di Yu – Recent translational research success
  • 3:15 ~ 3:30 Prof. Changhai Ding – The importance of translational research & opportunity in China

Tea break – 3:30 ~ 4:00 PM

3. “My first grant” panel discussion (4:00 ~ 4:30 PM): Prof. Xiaojun Du

  • Dr. Max Lim
  • Dr. Gaoqian Feng
  • Dr. Helena 

4. The platform technology (4:30 ~ 4:55 PM): Chair: Dr. Helena Qin

  • 4:30 ~ 4:38 Dr. Sifei Han
  • 4:38 ~ 4:46 Dr. Max Lim – Disease modelling and drug testing with induced pluripotent stem cells
  • 4:46 ~ 4:55 Dr. Xiaobo Chen

5. Research and funding in China (4:55 ~ 5:40 PM): Chair: Dr. Hong-jian Zhu, Dr. Junhua Xiao

  • 4:55 ~ 5:17 Prof. Li Wu – Personal perspective of research, teaching & funding in China
  • 4:17 ~ 5:40 Prof. David Huang

Refreshment and light supper will be provided

For catering purpose, please register your attendance online https://goo.gl/forms/6iRRZnXcGHPHzxtw2

 

Easter Holiday Message from Dr Ruchong Ou

Dear ACABS members and friends,

We are almost into the 2nd quarter of 2016, with Easter holiday arriving now!

This year we had a well start, with most of us having just completed the important grant applications. Now we can spare more time on the development of our association.

Lantern Festival and AGM - 21 Feb 2016

Dear ACABS Members,

You and your family are invited to join us for celebrating the Lantern Festival, and the Annual General Meeting of 2015-2016 financial year.

Date: Sunday, 21 February 2016

Time: 11:00am for AGM, then lunch and activities

Venue: Melbourne Sport and Aquatic Centre (Albert Park)

For catering purpose, please RSVP the number of people attending via this link by Friday 19 February.

For further information please contact Eddie Yan 0400 158 298

Please renew your membership via this link or can be paid in cash at AGM.