Queenstown Research Week 2021 Is On
Mon 30 Aug - Thurs 2nd September
The 31st Annual Queenstown Molecular Biology meeting
The Queenstown Molecular Biology (QMB) meeting will run in the same format as 2019, as a 2-day general science meeting, on Wednesday 1st and Thursday 2nd of September. The co-ordinator of the organising committee for 2021 is Dr Maren Wellenreuther from Plant and Food Research.
The 16th New Zealand Medical Sciences Congress
MedSci 2021 will take place on Wednesday 1st and Thursday 2nd Sept. The chief convenors for MedSci for 2021 are Assoc. Prof Rebecca Campbell and Dr Jeff Ericksson from the University of Otago.
SATELLITE MEETINGS (30-31 August)
Applied Genetics in Breeding Technologies
Andy Allen (Plant and Food Research)
CRISPR Technologies (1 day)
Convenors Peter Fineran (UoO), Veronika Sander (UoA), Jennifer Hollywood(UoA), Cushla McKinney (UoO), Indranil Basak (UoO), Silke Neumann, (UoO)
Advances in Microscopy (1 day)Mihnea Bostina (UoO) Otago Karen Reader (UoO) Lloyd Donaldson (Scion)
Metabolic Diseases and Heart Disease Organised jointly by Maurice Wilkins Centre (Kate Lee (UoA,) Vickey Cameron (UoO) and Sharon Ladyman (UoO)) and Healthy Hearts Aotearoa NZ (TBA)
Infectious DiseasesConvenors Dr Jemma Geoghegan (UoO) and Dr Joanna Hicks (Waikato)
Cancer Convenors Rachel Purcell (UoO) and Cherie Blenkiron (UoA)