Melbourne Cell and Developmental Biology Meeting Registration is Now Open!

The Melbourne Cell and Developmental Biology meeting will celebrate its 10th anniversary in style on October 27th at the University of Melbourne. Featuring plenary lectures by ARMI Director, Prof Peter Currie, and Head of Stem Cells Australia, Prof Melissa Little, this one day program will include short talks and posters selected from abstracts on cell and developmental biology, imaging, organoids, stem cell differentiation, and more. Lunch and refreshments will be provided. You can also keep the conversations going by joining us at Naughton’s Parkville Hotel following the meeting. Registration now open! A firm deadline for submission of abstracts…

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Welcome to the 2017 Committee

Happy New Year from SOBR! The 2016 Committee is proud of our hard-work and achievements in the last year to keep up the standard set by previous years. But now our time is up! Thank you to all of the students, sponsors, volunteer judges and reviewers, VIPs, and invited speakers who contributed to an exciting year! We are pleased to announce the 2017 committee and are excited to see what they bring to SOBR this year. 2017 Committee President – Caitlin Yolland, Swinburne University of Technology Vice-President – Leonie Duehlmeyer,…

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Abstract Submission Open for 2016 Student Symposium!

The 2016 SOBR Committee is very excited to announce that abstract submission is open for the 2016 SOBR Student Symposium!! Download the form from Dropbox: http://bit.ly/SOBRabstract2016 Important information: Date: Friday 18th November 2016 Location: Storey Hall, RMIT University, Melbourne Abstract submissions close: Friday 30th September 2016 Registration: http://bit.ly/SOBRSymp2016 Our first plenary speaker announcement is Professor Ingrid Scheffer AO. To find out more about Professor Ingrid Scheffer’s work check out her website: http://www.ingridscheffer.com/ Don’t be discouraged if you don’t have any work to submit – register anyway to support and meet…

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MEDIA RELEASE

Beyond the Lab: Rebranding your Science Australia’s future neuroscientists will converge at the State Library of Victoria on 25 May for the Students of Brain Research (SOBR) Network’s annual professional development dinner. Victorian Lead Scientist, Leonie Walsh, and prominent consumer psychologist and regular on the Gruen Transfer, Adam Ferrier, will speak on the theme of “Beyond the Lab: Rebranding your Science” to an audience of students and VIPs from top brain research institutes and industry. “This year’s dinner is an important event for the Victorian neuroscience community, said Tom Burns,…

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2016

As the 2016 SOBR Committee we are excited to have the opportunity to build upon and extend the great work of previous years. We hope to help SOBR continue to be as brilliant as it has been and look forward to what promises to be an exceptional year! Thank you to all of the students, sponsors, volunteer judges and reviewers, VIPs, and guest speakers who have made 2015 a fantastic year for SOBR. It’s time for the 2015 committee to sign off and welcome the new committee for 2016: President –…

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