Program by xiagong0815


									                                                                                                                                  NGED Forum Program 2008

                            Day 1                                                                         Day 2                                                                          Day 3                                                               Day 4 - ECRs ONLY
                        Monday 16.06.08                                                              Tuesday 17.06.08                                                               Wednesday 18.06.08                                                       Thursday 19.06.09
                                                                       09.00-10.30 Session 2 (Chair: Carol Wicking)                                       9.00-10.30 Session 6 (Chair: Eleanor Mackie)                                   9.00 ECR Post Forum Meeting (The NGED ECR Committee will email
                                                                       09.00-09.30 Vicki Clifton (Sex specific differences of placental function and      9.00-9.30 Claire Roberts (Gene environment interactions in placentation and    a separate program to ECR attendees)
                                                                       fetal development)                                                                 pregnancy outcome)
                                                                       09.30-10.00 Sally Dunwoodie (The impact of hypoxia and Notch signalling on         9.30-10.00 Lorraine Robb - (Mixing embryogenesis and leukaemogenesis)
                                                                       the embryo and placenta )                                                          10.00-10.30 Sarah Robertson - (Macrophage regulation of embryo implantation in
                                                                       10.00-10.30 Joan Heath (Fishing for insights into intestinal development and       early pregnancy)
                                                                       colorectal cancer)

                                                                       10.30-11.00 Break                                                                  10.30-11.00 Break
                                                                       11.00-12.30 Session 3 (Chair: Marie Dziadek)                                       11.00-12.30 Session 7 - Discussions (chair: Emma Whitelaw)
                                                                       11.00-11.30 Suyinn Chong (Epigenetics: the current state of play)
                                                                                                                                                          11.00-11.15 Hugh Morgan - NGED ECR Committee (Update & plans for 2008)
                                                                       11.30-12.00 Cath Suter (Epimutation as a basis for human disease)
                                                                                                                                                          11.15-11.40 Marina Delpin - Network Awareness Group Update (outreach
                                                                       12.00-12.30 Bernie Carroll (long distance intercellular transmission of gene
                                                                                                                                                          activities and publicity: members ideas)
                                                                       silencing in plants)
                                                                                                                                                          11.40-12.20 Discussion "NGED beyond 2009"
                                                                                                                                                          12.20 Wrap Up - Emma Whitelaw

                                                                       12.30-1.30 Lunch                                                                   12.30-1.30 Lunch
Arrival                                                                1.30-3.00 Session 4 - How Network contributed to member's work                     Departure - Network Members
2.00-3.00 Session 1 - The Network (see below)                          (Chair: Stuart Hooper)                                                          2.00 ECR Post Forum Meeting (The NGED ECR Committee will email a separate
2.00-2.20 Rob Richards (NGED objectives & opportunities)               1.30-2.00 Viv Perry (NGED facilitated collaboration: Protein supplementation in program to ECR attendees)
2.20-2.45 Marina Delpin (Funding Programs (CS, CPA, LIP, CDWA,         the first two trimesters of pregnancy effects development of the offspring)
FGA) and Initiatives (Forum, ECR conference, Health Priority           2.00-2.30 Peter Farlie (Chick embryology in the 21st century: a new head on
Research Summits, workshops)
                                                                       old shoulders)
                                                                       2.30-3.00 Marc Mazzuca (The contribution of NGED to my PhD and the
2.45-3.00 Sarah Robertson NGED & ARACY - intiatives in 2007
(opportunities, new round of funding 2008)                             implications to my research)

Health Priority Research Summit on Fetal Alcohol Exposure
3.00-3.25 Elizabeth Elliott (overview of effects of alcohol on dev &
epidemiology of fetal alcohol spectrum disorders in Australia)         3.-3.30 Break
3.25-3.50 Richard Harding (overview of laboratory investigations on    3.30-4.10 Session 5 Clive Morris NHMRC (chair: Peter Koopman)
fetal alcohol exposure)                                                1) NHMRC view on research networks (what should networks to accomplish)
                                                                       2) NHMRC funding of basic research in Australia (also funding opportunities for
                                                                       cross-disciplinary projects that include ECRs/MCRs)
                                                                       3) NHMRC view on what it is we are doing / feedback on our initiatives (also wrt
                                                                       to Health Priority Research Summits)
                                                                       Rob Richards - Update on current discussions between Network Convenors
                                                                       and ARC / NHMRC representatives.
3.50-4.20 Break (set up posters)
4.20-5.45 Posters (Inner Reef Room)                                    4.10-5.30 Posters (Inner Reef Room)
6.30 BBQ Dinner                                                        6.30 Dinner

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