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Atrial fibrillation in critical care

2 December 2020 5:30pm7:30pm
Mid-Candidature Review
Candidate: Dr Daniel Lancini
Venue: TBA
Zoom: TBA
Org: Royal Brisbane CU

Stimulating the activity of ACE2: a unique approach to prevent dementia

3 December 2020 10:00am12:00pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Ms Shirley Tran
Venue: Physiology (63) - Rm 358, St Lucia
Zoom: https://uqz.zoom.us/j/89938371603
Org: SBMS

Evaluation of the Impact of Sleep Problems in Children with Down syndrome

4 December 2020 9:00am11:00am
Mid-Candidature Review
Candidate: Dr Jasneek Chawla
Venue: CCHR Level 4 room 401/402
Zoom: TBC
Org: Childrens Health Res Centre

Mitochondrial dysfunction as a pathological mediator in diabetic kidney disease

4 December 2020 3:00pm5:00pm
Thesis Review
Candidate: Mrs. Nicole Flemming
Zoom: https://uqz.zoom.us/u/k3M4bYlmc
Org: MRI-UQ

Rotational thromboelastometry in obstetrics

10 December 2020 8:00am
Thesis Review
Candidate: Dr Julie Lee
Time: TBA
Venue: TBA
Zoom: Please email: julielee01@gmail.com
Org: Royal Brisbane CU

Three-Dimensional Segmental Analysis of Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis During Growth

11 December 2020 8:00am9:30am
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Mr Fraser Labrom
Venue: Centre for Children's Health Research, Seminar room 6.01
Zoom: https://uqz.zoom.us/j/2503498270
Org: Childrens Health Res Centre

Evolving trends in the surgical management of maxillofacial trauma

11 December 2020 10:00am11:00am
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Dr. Elizabeth Zhixin Goh
Venue: NHB 6929, Ned Hanlon Building Level 6, RBWH
Zoom: https://zoom.us/j/872793592?
pwd=cXdZMXlmQzlCcHJqeWVLWmtGekJaUT09
Org: PAH-Southside CU

Viral hepatitis epidemiology and disease burden in Queensland

11 December 2020 11:00am12:30pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Dr Jonathan Malo
Zoom: https://uqz.zoom.us/j/81638187163
Org: Child Health QLD CU

Investigating extracellular vesicles diagnostic, prognostic & therapeutic application in COPD & lung cancer

16 December 2020 10:00am12:00pm
Thesis Review
Candidate: Miss Hannah O'Farrell
Venue: Seminar room 2, UQ Northside Clinical School, The Prince Charles Hospital
Zoom: https://uqz.zoom.us/j/87179174318
Org: PCH-Northside CU

Diagnostic utility of tests of latent tuberculosis in immune compromised contacts exposed to multi-drug resistant pulmonary tuberculosis

27 November 2020 3:00pm5:00pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Dr Geoffrey Eather
Venue: Room 2007, Level 2, TRI Building
Zoom: https://uqz.zoom.us/j/85117522316?
pwd=ZVB4ai9VcDlHUTJZVWtJUmNOZ0FvZz09
Org: Greenslopes CU

Mechanisms and Treatments for Chronic Kidney Disease

27 November 2020 2:00pm4:00pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Miss Haru Nomura
Venue: Building 63, room 358, St. Lucia
Zoom: https://uqz.zoom.us/j/84128517216
Org: SBMS

Computerized Methods for De-Commingling Mixed Human Skeletal Assemblages: New Automated Approaches using Centroid Banding

27 November 2020 10:00am12:00pm
Thesis Review
Candidate: Jeffrey Lynch
Zoom: https://uqz.zoom.us/j/89581863322
Org: SBMS

Negative pressure wound therapy in the acute management of paediatric burn injuries: updates on cost-effectiveness and wound fluid proteomics

27 November 2020 9:30am10:30am
Thesis Review
Candidate: Mr. Cody Frear
Venue: Centre for Children's Health Research Level 5 Seminar Room
Zoom: https://uqz.zoom.us/j/81018036122
Org: Childrens Health Res Centre

Defining Neisseria gonorrhoeae antimicrobial resistance surveillance gaps; molecular approaches for precision public health

26 November 2020 1:00pm3:00pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Ms Lebogang Mhango
Zoom: https://uqz.zoom.us/j/95396796199
Org: UQCCR

Investigating the role of Sox9 in the vasculature of scleroderma and fibrotic skin conditions

25 November 2020 11:30am1:00pm
Mid-Candidature Review
Candidate: Racheal Wadlow
Venue: TRI, Room 7094
Zoom: Zoom link on request, r.wadlow@uq.edu.au
Org: UQDI

Test the ability of mature monocytes genetically engineered to produce the potent immune stimulator IFNa to improve treatments for brain cancer

24 November 2020 3:00pm4:30pm
Mid-Candidature Review
Candidate: Sharmin Mollick
Venue: TRI, room 7094
Zoom: https://uqz.zoom.us/j/94785430929
Org: UQDI

Insights into autism from genetic, gut microbiome, DNA methylation, and deep clinical data

23 November 2020 11:00am12:30pm
Mid-Candidature Review
Candidate: Ms Chloe Yap
Venue: Zoom and potentially in-person at TRI
Zoom:Provisional Zoom link (https://uqz.zoom.us/j/84695328152) - as my presentation will be given as part of the Mater Research seminar series, an official link might be sent around
Org: MRI-UQ

Antenatal models of care and the effect on breastfeeding rates after discharge

23 November 2020 9:00am10:30am
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Emma Shipton
Zoom: https://uqz.zoom.us/j/88581063766
Org: RBWH

Modelling chemobrain to understand cancer related cognitive dysfunction

20 November 2020 10:00am12:00pm
Mid-Candidature Review
Candidate: Samreen Shaikh
Venue: Building 64 (MacGregor)-room 409A (Meeting Room)
Org: SBMS

Ryanodine Receptor function in health and disease

20 November 2020 10:00am12:00pm
Mid-Candidature Review
Candidate: Mr. Aldo Meizoso Huesca
Zoom: https://uqz.zoom.us/j/87384321053
Org: SBMS

E-health for dementia awareness and support with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people

19 November 2020 3:00pm4:30pm
Mid-Candidature Review
Candidate: Ms Georgina Hobson
Venue: Telepresence Room, Telehealth Centre, PA Hospital, Woolloongabba
Org: Centre for Health Services Res

The Adaptation of Motor Learning Theory to the teaching of Anaesthesia Procedural tasks

19 November 2020 11:00am1:00pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: A/Prof Kersi Taraporewalla
Venue: CEIA- Department of Anaesthesia, Level4 Ned Hanlon Building
Zoom: https://anzca.zoom.us/j/92862407335?pwd=KzRaSEZtQ0VNSWlpcVhvZkNwZHErQT09
Org: Royal Brisbane CU

Impact of residential greenspace on the mental health of Australian women

13 November 2020 11:15am12:30pm
Mid-Candidature Review
Candidate: Tafzila Akter Mouly
Venue: School of Public Health, Room 210
Zoom: https://uqz.zoom.us/j/86076465675
Org: SPH

Association between Maternal and Childhood NO2 and PM2.5 Exposure and Health and Development of Australian Children

13 November 2020 10:00am12:00pm
Mid-Candidature Review
Candidate: Salma Mohamed Ahmed
Venue: Herston, School of Public Health, room 210
Zoom:https://uqz.zoom.us/j/86076465675
Org: SPH

Targeting Epithelial Cell-Derived IL-23p19 To Improve Intestinal Barrier Integrity In Inflammatory Bowel Disease

12 November 2020 1:00pm3:00pm
Mid-Candidature Review
Candidate: Jackie Creagh
Venue: TRI Room 5000
Zoom: https://uqz.zoom.us/j/5854663960
Org: MRI-UQ

Nanomedicine a Clinical Perspective

12 November 2020 9:00am11:00am
Mid-Candidature Review
Candidate: Dr. Daniel Bobo
Venue: UQ CAI Ground Floor Seminar Room
Org: Other Southside

Home video sleep recording as a predictor of polysomnography-diagnosed obstructive sleep apnoea in a developmentally normal paediatric population

11 November 2020 12:30pm2:00pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Dr Celeste Daniels
Venue:801/802 CCHR
Org: Child Health QLD CU

Understanding CD4+ T cell responses to HPV16 E7 antigen in a mouse model of precancerous skin

11 November 2020 12:00pm2:00pm
Thesis Review
Candidate: Chenhao Zhou
Venue: TRI Room 2003
Zoom: https://uqz.zoom.us/j/82638726701
Org: UQDI

Effectiveness of UV-C on airborne Pseudomonas aeruginosa and Mycobacterium abscessus in vitro and its determinants

11 November 2020 10:00am10:30am
Mid-Candidature Review
Candidate: Tham Thi Nguyen
Venue: 418
Zoom: https://uqz.zoom.us/j/82503527903
Org: SPH

MPO 447-59: A journey of proliferation and death

10 November 2020 3:30pm5:00pm
Thesis Review
Candidate: Matthew Terrill
Venue: TBA
Zoom: TBA
Org: UQDI

Exploring novel approaches for the management of gonorrhoea

10 November 2020 11:00am12:30pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Mrs Bushra Alharbi
Zoom: https://uqz.zoom.us/j/91009806009
Org: UQCCR

Chinese Australian student navigations of the medical school: intersections of culture, identity and cross cultural communication

9 November 2020 9:00am10:00am
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Mr Cai Fong
Zoom: Contact b.mukandi@uq.edu.au
Org: St Lucia CU

Neoantigens Are Typically Associated with Intact HLA Class I Presentation in Early-Stage Follicular Lymphoma

6 November 2020 11:00am1:00pm
Mid-Candidature Review
Candidate: Mr Hennes Tsang
Venue: Room 5000, TRI
Zoom: https://uqz.zoom.us/j/99681927492?pwd=Z080b2tDdkdCS2JRdmdCME9Wc0xJZz09
Org: Mater CU

Delivering Sleep Medicine in Diverse Australian populations

6 November 2020 9:00am10:30am
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Dr Claire Ellender
Venue: TRI PA-SCU Room 2060
Zoom: https://uqz.zoom.us/u/kc3UbWSYSt
Org: PAH-Southside CU

Mechanisms of Vascular Remodelling in Melanoma

2 November 2020 1:00pm2:30pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Ghazaleh Hashemi Mazlaghanian
Venue: Translational Research Institute
Zoom: https://uqz.zoom.us/j/92641829825
Org: UQDI

Role of infections and gut microflora in the formation of neurogenic heterotopic ossification after spinal cord injury

30 October 2020 2:00pm3:30pm
Mid-Candidature Review
Candidate: Selwin Samuel
Venue: Rm7095 TRI
Org: MRI-UQ

Artificial mesenchymal stem cell for the treatment of liver diseases

30 October 2020 1:30pm3:00pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Da Zou
Venue: Room 7093 TRI
Zoom: https://uqz.zoom.us/j/7527711423
Org: UQDI

INVIVO and EXVIVO MR Spectroscopy in Breast Cancer

28 October 2020 5:00pm6:30pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Dr Fuquan Jeremy Khoo
Zoom: https://uqz.zoom.us/j/7411206117
Org: PAHC

Osteal macrophages as therapeutic targets for fracture repair

28 October 2020 4:00pm5:30pm
Thesis Review Milestone
Candidate: Lena Batoon
Venue: https://uqz.zoom.us/j/2692999070
Org: RBWH

Role of peripheral inflammasome activation in neurodegenerativediseases

28 October 2020 2:00pm4:00pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Fatema Tuj Saima
Venue: 412, Otto Hirschfield Building 81, St. Lucia
Zoom: https://uqz.zoom.us/j/83937942864
Org: SBMS

Investigating Molecular Mechanisms of RP105-dependent macrophage activation

28 October 2020 1:30pm3:00pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Ms Leslie Domínguez
Venue: TRI, Room 2004
Zoom: https://uqz.zoom.us/j/97518034162
Org: UQDI

Placental-derived exosomes as liquid biopsies to monitor complications of pregnancy

28 October 2020 10:00am11:30am
Mid-Candidature Review
Candidate: Carlos Andres Palma Henriquez
Venue: Room 702, UQCCR, Herston Campus
Zoom: https://uqz.zoom.us/j/84892806311
Org: UQCCR

Defining the clinical phenotype of autoantibody associated epilepsy

28 October 2020 8:00am10:00am
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Dr Lisa Gillinder
Venue: Mater Research board room, level 3, Aubigny Place
Zoom: https://uqz.zoom.us/j/88207978166
Org: MRI-UQ

Improving Graft Outcomes in Liver Transplantation

28 October 2020 8:00am9:30am
Thesis Review
Candidate: Ms. Raji Baidya
Venue:Tutorial Room 2 , Greenslopes Clinical Unit,Greenslopes Private Hospital
Zoom: https://uqz.zoom.us/j/88128822952
Org: Greenslopes CU

Defining the clinical phenotype of autoantibody associated epilepsy

28 October 2020 8:00am10:00am
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Dr Lisa Gillinder
Venue: Mater Research board room, level 3, Aubigny Place
Zoom: https://uqz.zoom.us/j/88207978166
Org: MRI-UQ

Interactions and experiences of doctors with the public health sector Human Resource Management (HRM) system: A case study from India

27 October 2020 3:30pm5:00pm
Thesis Review
Candidate: Bhaskar Purohit
Venue: Room 210, Public Health Building
Org: SPH

The energetics of elasmobranchs: applications of bioenergetic models, 6 physiology and biomechanics

27 October 2020 12:00pm2:00pm
Thesis Review
Candidate: Mr Christopher Lawson
Zoom: https://uqz.zoom.us/j/81146196675
Org: SBMS

Metrics/Indexes for Universal Health Coverage in High-income Countries: Strengths and Weaknesses

26 October 2020 11:00am1:00pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Richard Minh Trung Lu
Venue: SPH meeting room next to the Boardroom
Zoom: https://uqz.zoom.us/j/88082573085
Org: SPH

The Phenotypic and Genetic Relationship of Iris Pigmented Lesions to Cutaneous Melanoma Risk

26 October 2020 8:00am10:00am
Thesis Review
Candidate: Dr Antonia Laino
Venue: Fishbowl Room (2071), TRI
Zoom: https://uqz.zoom.us/j/81889350371
Org: UQDI

Investigating a possible causal relationship between bone mineral density, osteoarthritis and chronic pain

23 October 2020 2:00pm3:30pm
Mid-Candidature Review
Candidate: Mischa Lundberg
Venue: TRI (7093)
Zoom: https://uqz.zoom.us/j/88225336631?pwd=ZDUzOHllNkh4YUU1d2FLYy9rNWpEQT09
Org: UQDI

BBB disruption in a neonatal HI model

21 October 2020 3:30pm5:00pm
Mid-Candidature Review
Candidate: Lara Jones
Venue: UQCCR 402
Org: UQCCR

Evaluating NanoString Technology to Enhance the Molecular Characterisation of Lung Cancer

21 October 2020 12:00pm1:30pm
Thesis Review
Candidate: Brielle Parris
Venue: TPCH Northside Clinical School
Org: PCH-Northside CU

Development and validation of spectroscopy techniques for the rapid diagnosis of malaria and arboviruses

19 October 2020 10:00am11:30am
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Mr Brendon Goh
Zoom: https://uqz.zoom.us/j/7086448580
Org: SPH

Donor Site Wounds

16 October 2020 9:00am10:30am
Thesis Review
Candidate: Dr Craig McBride
Venue: Seminar room 5, CCHR
Org: CHRC

Investigating digital dermoscopy features in the early diagnosis and management of pigmented and non-pigmented skin lesions, both benign and malignant on the head and neck.

15 October 2020 7:00pm8:30pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Dr Gracy Gouda
Zoom: https://uqz.zoom.us/j/9675964865
Org: Ipswich CU

Potency and acitvity of medo-endothelial bipotent progenitors in vivo in homeostasis

14 October 2020 1:00pm2:30pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Cassandra Styke
Venue: Room 7094, Translational Research Institute, Woolloongabba
Zoom: https://uqz.zoom.us/j/87806458168
Org: Other Southside

Epithelial-to-mesenchymal transition, cancer stem cells and drug resistance: the mechanistic link and clinical relevance in hepatocellular carcinoma

14 October 2020 11:00am12:30pm
Thesis Review
Candidate: Ms. Ritu Shrestha
Zoom: https://uqz.zoom.us/j/83851183246
Org: Greenslopes CU

Investigating digital dermoscopy features in the early diagnosis and management of pigmented and non-pigmented skin lesions, both benign and malignant on the head and neck.

13 October 2020 8:00pm9:00pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Dr Gracy Gouda
Zoom: https://uqz.zoom.us/j/9675964865
Org: Ipswich CU

Identification of the “at risk” fetus and reducing the risk of intrapartum fetal compromise and other adverse perinatal outcomes

13 October 2020 8:00am9:30am
Thesis Review
Candidate: Dr Jessica Turner
Venue: Cronin room, Whitty Building, Mater Campus
Org: Mater CU

Antibiotics provision in Rural Community Drug Retail Outlets and roles of community Pharmacy Staff as Antibiotic Stewards: Multiple-methods study in Ethiopia

12 October 2020 2:00pm3:30pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Mr Sewunet Admasu Belachew
Venue: 210, SPH, Herston
Org: SPH

Understanding the contribution of psychosis and bipolar disorder to premature mortality

12 October 2020 2:00pm3:30pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Suhailah Ali
Venue: Room 015, Public Health Building (887), Herston
Org: SPH

Leveraging omics data integration to identify dysregulated biology in breast cancer

9 October 2020 12:00pm1:30pm
Thesis Review
Candidate: Marc Xavier de Luca
Venue: UQCCR 6.02
Org: UQCCR

Does spinal muscular control and health profile differ between people with and without adolescent idiopathic scoliosis (AIS)?

9 October 2020 10:00am11:30am
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Ms Phoebe Ng
Zoom: https://uqz.zoom.us/j/2496203550
Org: SBMS

Situation, determinants and practices of infant and young child nutrition in Indonesia

6 October 2020 2:30pm4:30pm
Thesis Review
Candidate: Haí Raga Lawa
Venue: Room 6503 Building 883
Zoom: https://uqz.zoom.us/j/95270235427
Org: SPH

Appraisal of a smoking cessation campaign in Central Queensland: The “10,000 Lives” Initiative

6 October 2020 10:00am11:30am
Mid-Candidature Review
Candidate: Md Arifuzzaman Khan
Venue: https://uqz.zoom.us/j/7502381985
Org: SPH

Microbial Regulation of Host Inflammatory Pathways In Inflammatory Bowel Disease

2 October 2020 2:00pm3:30pm
Mid-Candidature Review
Candidate: Miss Hayley Reed
Venue: TRI Room 2003
Zoom: https://uqz.zoom.us/j/4428761459
Org: MRIU

Predicting Adverse Outcomes in Small-For-Gestational Age Infants

2 October 2020 8:00am9:30am
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Rosie Stoke
Venue: Boardroom, Whitty Building, Mater
Zoom: https://uqz.zoom.us/j/87207305466
Org: Mater CU

Investigating digital dermoscopy features in the early diagnosis and management of pigmented and non-pigmented skin lesions, both benign and malignant on the head and neck.

1 October 2020 7:00pm8:00pm
Date to be confirmed
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Dr Gracy Gouda
Zoom: https://uqz.zoom.us/j/9675964865
Org: Ipswich CU

Vascular Endothelial Trauma, Repair and Preconditioning In The Artificial Circulation

1 October 2020 4:00pm5:30pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Dr Andrew Haymet
Zoom: Email for Zoom link admin@professorjohnffraser.com
Org: PCH-Northside CU

Pharmacotherapy consideration in older people with cardiovascular diseases and diabetes - Focus on prescribing complications and pharmacokinetic-pharmacodynamic factors

29 September 2020 2:00pm3:30pm
Thesis Review
Candidate: Muhammad Suleman Khan
Zoom: https://uqz.zoom.us/j/93100802541
Org: UQDI

Molecular mechanisms of Rp105-mediated immune responses during mycobacterial infection

29 September 2020 2:00pm3:30pm
Thesis Review
Candidate: Meg Donovan
Venue: Room 2004, Level 2, TRI, Woolloongabba
Zoom: https://uqz.zoom.us/j/99109477488?pwd=dzdMM2xtd2M4VFZnTGVzSDljd2N6Zz09 Password: 634070
Org: UQDI

Defining the Optimal Dosing Regimens of Colistin and Polymyxin B in Malaysian Patient Populations

29 September 2020 12:00pm1:30pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Ms Puteri Juanita Zamri
Venue: 802, Level 8, UQCCR
Zoom: https://uqz.zoom.us/j/96198642998
Org: UQCCR

The LEAF Study: Long-term Experiences of Impact and Adaptation to Disease in Families with a Child with Transposition of the Great Arteries

25 September 2020 10:00am11:30am
Mid-Candidature Review
Candidate: Ms Karen Eagleson
Venue: Zoom: https://uqz.zoom.us/j/94248120729
Org: MRIU

Occult Hepatitis C Infection: Is There a Risk to Transfusion Safety?

24 September 2020 2:00pm3:30pm
Mid-Candidature Review
Candidate: Timothy An
Venue: https://uqz.zoom.us/j/94042070644
Org: OTH Northside

Impact of High-Flow Therapy on the Health care Burden in Infants with Bronchiolitis

23 September 2020 1:00pm2:30pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Miss Letitia Miller
Venue: https://uqz.zoom.us/j/2540538380
Org: CHRC

Preoperative optimisation of thrombotic and haemostatic risk after orthopaedic surgery with an emphasis on obesity

23 September 2020 12:00pm1:30pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Dr Usha Gurunathan
Zoom: https://uqz.zoom.us/j/97912660258?pwd=YzdNdFFIb0hRbUNhSHdJODltdnhwZz09
Org: PCHN

Outcomes of catheter ablation of atrial fibrillation: A population-wide study

21 September 2020 2:00pm3:30pm
Mid-Candidature Review
Candidate: Dr Linh Thi Hai Ngo
Zoom: https://uqz.zoom.us/j/92946379944
Org: PCH-Northside

Forgotten Fathers

21 September 2020 1:00pm3:00pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Dr Alka Kothari
Venue: RBWH, Herston
Org: RBWH

Delineating the role of FBXO16 in centrosome function

18 September 2020 10:00am11:30am
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Soo Siang Ooi
Venue: Functional Anatomy Facility (Rm412), Otto Hirschfeld Building (81), St Lucia Campus
Org: SBMS

Delineating the role of FBXO16 in centrosome function

18 September 2020 10:00am12:00pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Soo Siang Ooi
Venue: Functional Anatomy Facility (Rm412), Otto Hirschfeld Building (81), St Lucia Campus
Org: SBMS

Characterizing BF dysfunction in patients with and at risk of dementia

17 September 2020 12:00pm1:30pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Yi-Wen Lo
Venue: QLD-Herston-B1-F5-R00-eHealth and zoom
Link: https://csiro.webex.com/csiro/j.php?MTID=m44a71daa21bb5bc33e8e292a7e2beb38
Org: SBMS

Development of novel explant culture models for retinal diseases

14 September 2020 4:30pm6:00pm
Thesis Review
Candidate: Mrs Aparna Murali
Venue: https://uqz.zoom.us/j/92759662223
Org: Greenslopes CU

Primary Care for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Children in an Urban Community Controlled Health Service

11 September 2020 1:00pm2:30pm
Thesis Review
Candidate: Ms Nita Sharp
Venue: Health Sciences Building, Level 8 | Herston Campus Royal Brisbane & Women's Hospital | Herston QLD 4029
Org: RBWH

Biomarkers of acute kidney injury in infants

10 September 2020 2:30pm4:00pm
Mid-Candidature Review
Candidate: Miss Jenny Kuo
Venue: Level 6 Boardroom at CHRC
Zoom: https://uqz.zoom.us/j/93401347530
Org: CHRC

Macrophage Colony Stimulating Factor (CSF1) as a Therapy for Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease (NAFLD)

9 September 2020 11:00am12:30pm
Mid-Candidature Review
Candidate: Michelle Ferrari Cestari
Venue: TRI room 2004
Zoom: https://uqz.zoom.us/j/2393938904
Org: MRIU

SuPreme Study: A protocol to study the neuroprotective role of sulfate among very preterm infants

9 September 2020 8:00am9:30am
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Dr Elizabeth Hurrion
Venue: Board Room, Level 3 Aubigny Place, Mater Hosptial
Zoom: https://uqz.zoom.us/j/96435888576?pwd=TVNTeEE3d21wYzZzZzY0MUU3cmFwZz09
Org: MRIU

A comprehensive review of functionally distinct intra-tumoral T cell subsets in Follicular Lymphoma

8 September 2020 2:00pm3:30pm
Mid-Candidature Review
Candidate: Dr Karthik, Nath
Venue: Room 7093, Translational Research Institute
https://uqz.zoom.us/j/95805650866?pwd=NnRZNFNHMkFVOUJ5cC92bkJOeDNHQT09
Org: MRIU

Data Driven Non-Invasive Assessment of Human Skin

3 September 2020 2:30pm4:00pm
Thesis Review
Candidate: Mr. Samuel Hames
Venue: https://qut.zoom.us/j/92307490351?pwd=bkdIZlpSWDhNQlkzajB4a25tZU5MQT09
Org: OTH Northside

New Frontiers in Appendicitis

1 September 2020 10:00am11:30am
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Dr Andrew Maurice
Venue: Level 9, Clinical Sciences Building, RBWH
Org: PAHC

Defining a Targetable Achilles' Heel for Clear Cell Cancers

31 August 2020 12:30pm2:00pm
Mid-Candidature Review
Candidate: Mr Tashbib Khan
Venue: https://uqz.zoom.us/j/94983307400?pwd=OXVsV283OU02WjhqVzB1QmZEMWpMZz09
Org: MRI-UQ

Ryanodine receptor and ryanodine receptor-related myopathies in skeletal muscle

31 August 2020 10:00am11:30am
Thesis Review
Candidate: Mr Daniel Singh
Venue: https://uqz.zoom.us/j/93139813549
Org: SBMS

The development and implementation of a physical activity intervention for patients with severe mental illness in a forensic setting

28 August 2020 8:30am10:00am
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Dr Katherine Moss
Venue: Zoom link; katherine.moss@uqconnect.edu.au
Org: SPH

IMPRINT - The Impact of Malaria in Pregnancy on Infant Neurodevelopment

27 August 2020 10:30am12:00pm
Thesis Review
Candidate: Ms. Harriet Lawford
Venue: https://uqz.zoom.us/j/3656770439
Org: MRI-UQ

The impact of CSF1R insufficiency on microglia and brain development

27 August 2020 9:00am10:00am
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Ms Jennifer Stables
Venue: TRI - 7093
Org: MRIU

Infectious complications following kidney transplantation

21 August 2020 2:00pm3:30pm
Mid-Candidature Review
Candidate: Dr Samuel Chan
Venue: JB Petrie Room, Level 2, ARTS Building 31, Princess Alexandra Hospital, Woolloongabba, QLD, 4102
Org: PAHC

Community organisations response to ameliorating the social determinants of health for people recently diagnosed with HIV

21 August 2020 10:00am11:30am
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Zoyah Khalpey
Venue:Zoom
Org: SPH

Gestational diabetes mellitus and the maternal metabolism

20 August 2020 12:00pm1:30pm
Mid-Candidature Review
Candidate: Mr Thomas Mullins
Venue: Level 3, Aubigny Place, Presentation Room,
Org: MRIU

Using Systems Dynamics methods to solve wicked health problems: Solomon Islands case study

19 August 2020 3:00pm4:30pm
Mid-Candidature Review
Candidate: Ms Claire Brereton
Venue: Room 601/602 and Zoom https://uqz.zoom.us/j/96109326521
Org: CHSR

Percutaneous Coronary Intervention Practice in Australia: Assessing predictors of outcome and gender differences in a National Outcomes Registry (GCOR)

18 August 2020 3:00pm4:00pm
Mid-Candidature Review
Candidate: Dr Andre Conradie
Venue: Zoom (Carmel@bundycardiology.com.au)
Org: CHSR

Elucidating the factors that regulate the migration of living and artificial mesenchymal stem/stromal cells to the liver

13 August 2020 11:15am1:15pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Miss Anastasia Brooks
Venue: Brisbane TRI, Level 7, Room 7093; Zoom meetings will be provided by anastasia.brooks@uq.net.au
Org: UQDI

Antigen-specific T cell responses in Type 1 Diabetes

12 August 2020 1:00pm2:30pm
Mid-Candidature Review
Candidate: Dr Yassmin Musthaffa
Venue: TRI Room 6000
Org: UQDI

Elucidating the factors that regulate the migration of living and artificial mesenchymal stem/stromal cells to the liver

12 August 2020 11:15am1:00pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Miss Anastasia Brooks
Venue: Brisbane TRI, Level 7, Room 7093; Zoom meetings will be provided by anastasia.brooks@uq.net.au
Org: UQDI

Tailoring and trialling a mHealth intervention for the management of hypertension in an Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community.

12 August 2020 10:00am11:30am
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Mr Andrew Goodman
Venue: Via WebEx.
Org: SPH

The Hepatitis C Virus Treatment Cascade among People Transitioning from Correctional Facilities in South-East Queensland

11 August 2020 2:30pm4:00pm
Mid-Candidature Review
Candidate: Mr Idin Panahi
Venue: Zoom (email a.smirnov@uq.edu.au for link)
Org: SPH

Characterisation of novel placental AR isoforms and their role in fetal growth and development

10 August 2020 2:00pm5:00pm
Thesis Review
Candidate: Mr Ashley Meakin
Venue: https://uqz.zoom.us/j/91986285168
Org: MRIU

Deciphering the Influence of Macrophages on Endothelial Progenitors

7 August 2020 12:00pm2:00pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Ms. Seen Ling Sim
Venue: TRI and Zoom
Org: UQDI

Sleep and the Circadian System in Parkinson's Disease Onset and Progression

6 August 2020 1:00pm2:30pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Mr, Nicholas Garner
Venue: Zoom- Please email nicholas.garner@uq.net.au for a link
Org: SBMS

Measurement of quality of life and quality of care in residential aged care facilities to inform economic analyses

6 August 2020 11:00am12:30pm
Mid-Candidature Review
Candidate: Dao Nguyen Tran (Alice)
Venue: Boardroom, Level 6, UQ Oral Health Centre, 288 Herston Road, Herston - https://uqz.zoom.us/j/99254033416
Org: CHRS

Nursing experiences of antimicrobial prescribing and stewardship in the intensive care unit

5 August 2020 10:00am12:00pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Mayne Medical Building Room 319A in Herston
Venue: Zoom
Org: SPH

Modelling Global Treatment Coverage for Mental Disorders

3 August 2020 3:00pm5:00pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Ms. Kara Jaeschke
Venue: SPH Boardroom 210
Org: SPH

Harnessing host-microbe interaction to modulate immune response in Inflammatory Bowel Disease

3 August 2020 1:30pm3:00pm
Mid-Candidature Review
Candidate: Miss Rabina Giri
Venue: TRI 7092
Org: MRIU

Effectiveness of a Hydrogel Dressing as an Analgesic Adjunct to First Aid for the Treatment of Acute Paediatric Burn Injuries

31 July 2020 1:00pm3:00pm
Thesis Review
Candidate: Ms Maleea Holbert
Venue: Level 5, Room 003, Centre for Children's Health Research, South Brisbane
Org: CHRC

Milestone Seminars

31 July 2020 12:00pm2:30pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: George Tay
Venue: Zoom
Org: CHRC

Enhancing access to quality care: the case of nurse navigation

31 July 2020 11:00am12:30pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Ms Clare Hannan-Jones
Venue: https://uqz.zoom.us/j/98687825634
Org: SPH

The role of the skin microbiota in cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma

31 July 2020 9:00am10:30am
Thesis Review
Candidate: Annika Krueger
Venue: 7092
Org: UQDI

Behaviour Change in Children after General Anaesthesia

30 July 2020 2:00pm3:30pm
Thesis Review
Candidate: Paul Lee-Archer
Venue: Centre for Children’s Health Research, South Brisbane. Room TBA.
Org: CHRC

The contribution of asthma to stillbirth and adverse pregnancy outcomes in an Australian population

30 July 2020 11:00am12:30pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Jui Das
Venue: Zoom (https://uqz.zoom.us/j/92874620117)
Org: MRIU

Unique T cell receptors in autoimmune disease: biomarkers and therapeutic targets

29 July 2020 1:00pm2:30pm
Mid-Candidature Review
Candidate: Pascale Wehr
Venue: TRI, Room 7093
Org: UQDI

Investigating the Underlying Mechanisms of Diabetes-Induced Susceptibility to Tuberculosis

29 July 2020 10:00am11:30am
Mid-Candidature Review
Candidate: Dr. Minh Dao Ngo
Venue: Translational Research Institute
Org: MRI-UQ

The clinical utility of measuring sarcopenia and frailty in the nutrition assessment of potential liver transplant recipients.

29 July 2020 8:30am10:00am
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Mrs Heidi Johnston
Venue: Seminar Room 2004, Translational Research Institute, Woollongabba 4102
Org: PAHC

Human papillomavirus associated oropharyngeal cancer: a novel salivary modality for monitoring disease response and surveillance

27 July 2020 12:30pm2:00pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Dr Zhen Yu Liu
Venue: https://qut.zoom.us/j/99481190073
Org: RBWH

Technology Assisted Psychotherapy via Telehealth Videoconferencing for Anxiety in Persons with Cognitive Impairment

24 July 2020 10:00am11:30am
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Gabriela Pacas Fronza
Venue: 502, UQCCR, Herston
Org: UQCCR

Exploratory Analysis of the Response to AMR in Two Divisional Hospitals in Fiji

23 July 2020 1:00pm2:30pm
Mid-Candidature Review
Candidate: James Harris
Venue: Conference Room, School of Public Health, Herston
Org: RBWH

Assessing the association between the use of chronic disease medications and the risk of ovarian cancer

23 July 2020 10:00am12:00pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Karen Tuesley
Venue: TBC
Org: SPH

WNT expression as a signature of immune modality

23 July 2020 9:30am10:30am
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Rhiannon Bolton
Venue: Small seminar room 2004, r.bolton@uq.edu.au
Org: UQDI

SELFIE LPR: Systematic evaluation of laryngopharyngeal focused investigations and examinations for the diagnosis of LPR

23 July 2020 7:30am9:00am
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Dr Nathan Quigley
Venue: Zoom
Org: RBWH

Validating Candidate ALS genes in Drosophila

21 July 2020 10:00am11:30am
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Miss Amber Kewin
Venue: Room 412 (FAF), Ottohirschfeld, Building 81, St Lucia

Org: SBMS

The burden of Extrapulmonary Tuberculosis in Africa

20 July 2020 4:00pm5:30pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Semira Hailu
Venue: Level 3/Board Room/Aubigny place
Org: MRIU

Gene variants in Angelman syndrome and related disorders: relationship to phenotype and neuronal function

17 July 2020 10:00am11:30am
Thesis Review
Candidate: Mark Williams
Venue: Zoom. Contact mgwill@live.com.au for details
Org: CHRC

Quality and Safe Use of Clozapine

17 July 2020 9:30am22 July 2020 11:00am
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Mr. Timothy Tanzer
Venue: Zoom
Org: PAHC

Defining patterns of inflammatory marker expression associated with suspicious skin rashes

16 July 2020 3:00pm4:30pm
Mid-Candidature Review
Candidate: Mr Timothy Liu
Venue: https://uqz.zoom.us/j/95813666595
Org: UQDI

Extracellular matrix control of adult hippocampal neural precursor cell activity by hyaluronic acid.

15 July 2020 2:30pm4:00pm
Thesis Review
Candidate: Mr Saurabh Bandhavkar
Venue: https://uqz.zoom.us/j/93434357217
Org: MRIU

Prescription opioids dispensing: trends and risk of unintentional overdose

15 July 2020 10:15am11:00am
Thesis Review
Candidate: Mr. Adeleke Adewumi
Venue: Zoom
Org: SPH

Milestone Seminars

14 July 2020 2:30pm3:30pm

A long look at global and locus-specific regulation of LINE-1 retrotransposons in cancer

14 July 2020 10:00am11:30am
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Nathan Smits
Venue: https://uqz.zoom.us/j/98283636925?pwd=TU9FcWlRQ29nWDVpUjFtYjF1MlZwQT09
Org: MRI-UQ

A long look at global and locus-specific regulation of LINE-1 retrotransposons in cancer

14 July 2020 10:00am11:30am
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Nathan Smits
Venue: https://uqz.zoom.us/j/98283636925?pwd=TU9FcWlRQ29nWDVpUjFtYjF1MlZwQT09
Org: MRI-UQ

By their own young hand: Self-harm and suicide attempts in young people with psychotic experiences

13 July 2020 8:30am10:00am
Thesis Review
Candidate: Ms Emily Hielscher
Venue: Zoom
Org: QIMRB

Using proteomics to understand the mechanisms of asthma exacerbations and how macrolides can reduce exacerbations.

10 July 2020 1:00pm2:30pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Miss Lisa Jurak
Venue: TRI, rm 2003
Org: UQDI

Microneedling and Ablative Fractional CO2 Laser for the Treatment of Hypertrophic Burns Scars in Children

10 July 2020 9:00am10:30am
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Mr Brandon Meikle
Venue: CCHR Level 5 Seminar Room 003
Org: CHRC

Statistical modelling of the spatial patterns and body site distributions of naevi in the adult general population in Queensland

8 July 2020 10:00am12:00pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Dilki Jayasinghe
Venue: Room 3000, Translational Research Institute, 31, Kent Street, Woolloongabba
Org: CHSR

Critical Ethnography of Methamphetamine Recovery: Thesis Review

7 July 2020 2:00pm3:30pm
Thesis Review
Candidate: Mr Samuel Brookfield
Venue: Zoom
Org: SPH

Military deployment health: insights from the words of Australian Defence Force personnel

7 July 2020 10:00am11:30am
Mid-Candidature Review
Candidate: Ms Catherine Runge
Venue: 210, Public Health Building/Zoom
Org: SPH

Modelling approaches to predict human skin absorption of drugs and other chemicals

7 July 2020 9:30am11:00am
Thesis Review
Candidate: Prof. Michael S Roberts
Venue: 7094 TRI Level-7, Brisbane, QLD. Zoom link: https://uqz.zoom.us/j/98508461167
Org: UQDI

The Drivers of Brucellosis Transmission in Jordan: A System Dynamics Approach

6 July 2020 10:00am11:30am
Thesis Review
Candidate: Dr Haitham Taha
Venue: 418 Public Health Building, Herston
Org: SPH

The elimination of trachoma in Queensland

3 July 2020 2:00pm3:00pm
Mid-Candidature Review
Candidate: Kathleen Lynch
Venue: Zoom
Org: CHRC

OXA-48 and NDM producing K. pneumonia Infections: Trick to Treat

1 July 2020 11:00am12:30pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Burcu Isler
Venue: UQ Centre for Clinical Research The University of Queensland Level 8, Building 71/918, Room 802, Level 8, Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital, Herston QLD 4029, Australia
Org: UQCCR

The Spatiotemporal Epidemiology of Trauma in Queensland

30 June 2020 8:00am9:30am
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Dr Adam Mahoney
Venue: Teleconference (Microsoft Teams or similar)
Org: RBWH

Wearing masks to reduce exposure to traffic-related air pollution and improve respiratory health in children

29 June 2020 11:00am12:30pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Hong Le
Venue: Zoom
Org: CHRC

The role of NFIX in regulating gliogenesis within the developing and injured spinal cord

26 June 2020 1:00pm2:30pm
Thesis Review
Candidate: Ms Elise Matuzelski
Venue: Zoom
Org: RBWH

Analysing the role of candidate neurological disease genes at synapses in Drosophila

26 June 2020 10:00am11:30am
Thesis Review
Candidate: Miss Sarah Kerwin
Venue: Rm412, #81 Otto Hirschfield, St Lucia
Org: SBMS

Targeting receptor activator of NF-kB pathways in combination immunotherapy

26 June 2020 8:15am9:45am
Thesis Review
Candidate: Dr Elizabeth Ahern
Venue: Seminar room 2, QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute, Herston, QLD
Org: QIMRB

Investigating the Role of Insulin-Growth Hormone (GH) Balance in Obesity

25 June 2020 2:00pm3:30pm
Thesis Review
Candidate: Mr Zhengxiang Huang
Venue: Room 409A, Building 64, St Lucia
Org: SBMS

Compassion Focused Group Therapy for Adult Female Survivors of Childhood Sexual Abuse

24 June 2020 4:00pm5:30pm
Thesis Review
Candidate: Ms Lisa McLean
Venue: Zoom
Org: RBWH

Health status of Queensland adolescents with intellectual disability

24 June 2020 9:00am11:00am
Mid-Candidature Review
Candidate: Mr. Tran Tuan Anh LE
Venue: Board room, level 3, Aubigny Place, Mater Hospital
Org: MRIU

Clinical trial of nicotine vaporisers for smoking cessation among priority populations living with co-morbidities

22 June 2020 10:00am12:00pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Miss Noor Al-Hashemy
Venue: Zoom
Org: SPH

Milestone Seminars

12 June 2020 9:15am10:15am

Milestone Seminars

11 June 2020 2:15pm3:15pm

Regulation of carbohydrate and lipid metabolism in vivo by macrophages.

9 June 2020 2:00pm3:30pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Jesse Masson
Venue: Zoom
Org: MRIU

Multi-modal evaluation of autoimmune encephalitis: from antibody binding to brain network dysfunction

5 June 2020 12:00pm1:30pm
Mid-Candidature Review
Candidate: Dr Andrew Swayne
Venue: Level 7 Meeting Room, Translational Research Institute
Org: PAHC

Improving the approach to stillbirth investigation in Australia

3 June 2020 10:30am12:30pm
Confimation of Candidature
Candidate: Tania Marsden
Venue: Zoom/Board room L3 Aubigny Place Mater Health Services
Org: MRIU

Analysis of the Distribution and Implications of Gipie (HkRP3) Expression in Hormone-Receptor Positive Breast Cancer

2 June 2020 4:00pm5:30pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Dr Emma-Anne Karlsen
Venue: Zoom
Org: UQDI

Reaching Queensland mothers during the perinatal period in a digital age

1 June 2020 9:00am11:30am
Mid-Candidature Review
Candidate: Sheridan Guyatt
Venue: Boardroom, Whitty Building
Org: MRIU

Understanding the role of exosomes in cancer progression

29 May 2020 1:00pm3:00pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Chintan Bhavsar
Venue: TBA
Org: SBMS

Assessing effects of antibiotics on gut microbiome - preliminary findings

25 May 2020 3:00pm4:00pm
Mid-Candidature Review
Candidate: Dr Sanmarie' Schlebusch
Venue: Zoom/Teams
Org: CCR

Analysis of markers of progression and recurrence in Breast Cancer

21 May 2020 6:00pm8:00pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Dr Caroline Cooper
Venue: Zoom
Org: UQDI

The effectiveness of mHealth aftercare app for chronic alcohol and substance abuse

20 May 2020 2:00pm4:00pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Melinda Symon
Venue: Zoom
Org: RBWH

Nutrition supplementation and gut health in chronic kidney disease

20 May 2020 1:00pm3:00pm
Mid-Candidature Review
Candidate: Catherine McFarlane
Venue: Zoom
Org: CHSR

Optimising prescribing in older people with dementia

19 May 2020 3:00pm4:00pm
Thesis Review
Candidate: Leila Shafiee Hanjani
Venue: Zoom
Org: CHSR

Evaluating the connectedness and confidence of Indigenous Australian suicide gatekeepers trained in suicide prevention

18 May 2020 2:30pm4:45pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Richard Henshaw
Venue: ZOOM
Org: RURL

Investigating the role of Neurofibromatosis 1 and the WNT/β-catenin pathway in Metaplastic Breast Cancer

14 May 2020 1:00pm3:00pm
Thesis Review
Candidate: Emarene Kalaw
Venue: Zoom
Org: CCR

Infection control in small animal veterinary practices

8 May 2020 10:00am11:45am
Thesis Review
Candidate: Angela Willemsen
Venue: 321, School of Public Health
Org: SPH

Immune profiling salivary gland carcinoma

6 May 2020 2:00pm4:30pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Dr James Nightingale
Venue: Zoom
Org: UQDI

An investigation into the factors influencing glucose control in cystic fibrosis.

1 May 2020 1:00pm2:00pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Rebecca Keating
Venue: Mater Research, Aubigny Place
Org: MRCU

Educating General Practitioners in Working with Autistic Adults

1 May 2020 11:00am12:30pm
Mid-Candidature Review
Candidate: Pia Bradshaw
Venue: Zoom
Org: MRIU

Predicting outcomes in patients with kidney disease using novel machine learning models

30 April 2020 2:00pm4:15pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Dr. Marina Wainstein
Venue: Zoom
Org: RBWH

Cripto: control of male germ cell pluripotency during development

30 April 2020 2:00pm3:45pm
Mid-Candidature Review
Candidate: Guillaume Burnet
Venue: Functional Anatomy Facility Room , Otto Hirschfeld (81-412)
Org: SBMS

The Effect of Technology, Models of Care and Healthcare Organisation on Risk and Outcomes in Cardiac Intensive Care Patients

30 April 2020 10:30am12:30pm
Thesis Review
Candidate: Dr Daniel Mullany
Venue: UQ Tutorial Room 2 at TPCH
Org: PCHN

The role of epigenetic modifiers in Melanoma.

27 April 2020 11:00am12:30pm
Mid-Candidature Review
Candidate: Gregory Kelly
Venue: Zoom
Org: QIMR

Infant siblings at increased likelihood of autism: developmental trajectories and RCT of a very early intervention for alteration of developmental outcomes

23 April 2020 9:00am11:00am
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Andrea McGlade
Venue: Rm 401-402, Children's Health Research Centre, 62 Graham St, South Brisbane 4101
Org: CHRC

Infant siblings at increased likelihood of autism: developmental trajectories and RCT of a very early intervention for alteration of developmental outcomes

23 April 2020 9:00am11:00am
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Dr Andrea McGlade
Venue: Rm 401-402, Children's Health Research Centre, 62 Graham St, South Brisbane 41010
Org:CHRC

Breastfeeding in Women With Type 2 Diabetes: Rate, Secretory Activation and Factors Affecting Sucess

22 April 2020 3:00pm5:00pm
Mid-Candidature Review
Candidate: Dr Fiona Britten
Venue: TBA
Org: CCR

Deconstructing health workers curriculum in Papua New Guinea through stories within the Pasin conceptual framework

21 April 2020 1:00pm3:30pm
Mid-Candidature Review
Candidate: Irene Semos
Venue: Zoom
Org: RBWH

Dietary Patterns and Cardiometabolic Outcomes among Young Adults in Australian : A Longitudinal Study

21 April 2020 10:00am11:30am
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Tolassa Wakayo Ushula
Venue: Zoom
Org: SPH

Comparison of epidemiological models for predicting Ross River virus disease in Queensland, Australia

20 April 2020 2:30pm4:30pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Wei Qian
Venue: Level 3 Boardroom, Aubigny Place, South Brisbane
Org: MRIU

eConsults between GPs and adult medicine physicians

17 April 2020 3:30pm5:15pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Dr Joel Petre
Venue: Zoom
Org: PCCU

The Biology of Vascular Injury Associated with Mechanical Circulatory Support Devices

17 April 2020 3:00pm5:00pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Dr Andrew Haymet
Venue: Zoom
Org: PCHN

Aspects of posterior segment therapeutic targeting in retinal diseases

16 April 2020 9:00am11:30am
Thesis Review
Candidate: Slawomir Andrzejewski
Venue: Zoom
Org: GRNS

Asymmetric Division in Mammalian Oocytes

14 April 2020 2:00pm4:00pm
Thesis Review
Candidate: Jessica Greaney
Venue: 502, UQCCR, Herston
Org: CCR

Genetic engineering of tumour-infiltrating monocytes to inhibit metastatic breast cancer

9 April 2020 1:30pm3:00pm
Thesis Review
Candidate: Moustafa Sherif
Venue: Zoom
Org: UQDI

Venom peptide modulators of acid-sensing ion channels – a putative drug target for the treatment of neurodegenerative disorders and stroke

8 April 2020 11:00am1:00pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Elena-Laura Budusan
Venue: Zoom
Org: SBMS

3D printing to augment post-traumatic orbital reconstruction

3 April 2020 3:00pm4 April 2020 4:00pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Alexander, Murray-Douglass
Venue: Room NHB 8041, Level 8, Ned Hanlon Building, RBWH

Targeting mutations in Keratinocyte cancers: a chronic field disease

3 April 2020 10:00am12:00pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Ho Yi Wong
Venue: TRI
Org: UQDI

Role of nucleic acid binding proteins in oocyte development and female fertility

2 April 2020 2:00pm3:00pm
Thesis Review
Candidate: Goutham Narayanan Subramanian
Venue: Room no 502, UQCCR, Herston campus
Org: CCR

Understanding the dynamics of non-occupational Australian bat lyssavirus exposures in Queensland

1 April 2020 10:30am12:30pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Eryn Wright
Venue: Room 321, SPH building, Herston
Org: SPH

The in vivo roles of Sirtuin 1 and 3 in age- and obesity-related decline in female fertility

31 March 2020 9:00am10:00am
Thesis Review
Candidate: Juvita Iljas
Venue: Room 68-306, Chemistry Building 68, St. Lucia
Org: CCR

Estimating population-based need for mental health services

30 March 2020 11:00am12:30pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Imogen Page
Venue: SPH Boardroom
Org: SPH

Design and Development of Topical Semisolid Delivery System based on Product Critical Quality Attributes

30 March 2020 10:30am12:30pm
Thesis Review
Candidate: Maryam Dabbaghi
Venue: Room 7092, level 7, Translational Research Institute, PA hospital
Org: UQDI

Identification of clinically useful plasma miRNA as non-invasive biomarkers for early staged Non-Small Cell Lung Carcinoma (NSCLC)

26 March 2020 6:00pm7:00pm
Thesis Review
Candidate: Chin Fung Kelvin Kan
Venue: Ochsner Academic Center Classroom 3
Org: UQDI

Management of Therapeutic Anticoagulation in a Digital Hospital Environment

26 March 2020 2:00pm4:00pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Jodie Austin
Venue: Seminar room 2003, TRI Building, PAH campus
Org: CHSR

Equities in essential health services in Nepal: Unraveling determinants and drivers

26 March 2020 1:00pm3:00pm
Thesis Review
Candidate: Resham Bahadur Khatri
Venue: Zoom meting ID: 473942536
Org: SPH

Recognition of the work and understanding concepts of “health” and “health care” of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Workers in urban South East Queensland

25 March 2020 3:00pm4:00pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Janet Stajic
Venue: UQ Poche Centre for Indigenous Health, 31 Upland Road, St Lucia
Org: PCCU

The obstetric and perinatal burden associated with preterm birth

23 March 2020 7:30am9:00am
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Grace Boyd
Venue: Board Room, Whitty Building, Mater Hospital
Org: MRIU

An assessment of T-Cell response to myeloperoxidase peptides in persons with MPO-ANCA Associated Vasculitis: A story of death and proliferation

19 March 2020 10:30am12:30pm
Mid-Candidature Review
Candidate: Matthew Terrill
Venue: 6000, TRI
Org: UQDI

Neuromechanical Determinants of Muscle Shape Change and Gearing

19 March 2020 8:00am10:00am
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Nicole Yvette Kelp
Venue: 132, Sir Llew Edwards 14, St Lucia Campus
Org: SBMS

Maternal Dietary Patterns before Pregnancy and Its Effects on Birth Outcomes, Child Health, and Well-being

18 March 2020 3:00pm5:00pm
Mid-Candidature Review
Candidate: Dereje Gete
Venue: Public Health Building, Boardroom
Org: SPH

Investigating the immunopharmacology of the complement C5a receptors, C5aR1 and C5aR2

17 March 2020 12:30pm2:30pm
Mid-Candidature Review
Candidate: Xaria Li
Venue: Executive Board Room, 65-307
Org: SBMS

Combined stem cell therapy and hypothermia for hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy

16 March 2020 10:30am12:00pm
Mid-Candidature Review
Candidate: Elliot Teo
Venue: 402, UQCCR, Herston
Org: CCR

State-of-the-art imaging and genetic testing for phaeochromocytomas and paragangliomas: the Royal Brisbane & Women's Hospital Experience

13 March 2020 8:30am10:30am
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Dr Simon Ryder
Venue: Room 906, Level 9, Health Sciences Building, Royal Brisbane & Women's Hospital, Herston
Org: RBWH

Proteomics of HPV+ve oropharyngeal cancer: Predicting who won't respond

10 March 2020 11:30am12:30pm
Mid-Candidature Review
Candidate: Christopher Jackson
Venue: Ward 1D Conference Room, Princess Alexandra Hospital
Org: PAHC

Design, Development and Testing of Technology Assisted Cognitive Behaviour Therapy to Treat Anxiety in Parkinson’s Disease

28 February 2020 1:00pm3:00pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Karthick Thangavelu
Venue: Room 502, Level 5, Bldg 71/918, UQCCR, Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital Campus, Herston
Org: CCR

Arts on Our Mind: the effectiveness of creative activities in promoting mental wellbeing and reducing psychopathological symptoms in children of families with a mental illness

27 February 2020 10:00am12:00pm
Mid-Candidature Review
Candidate: Adam Ka-Ho Lo
Venue: Conference Room, K Floor, Mental Health Centre, Royal Brisbane Hospital, Brisbane, QLD
Org: RBWH

Assessment of the impact of centralisation of major upper gastro-intestinal surgery, for cancer, in Queensland

26 February 2020 9:30am10:30am
Thesis Review
Candidate: Dr Aaditya Narendra
Venue: Cancer Council Queensland
Org: PAHC

Reducing the risk of intrapartum fetal compromise with sildenafil citrate

25 February 2020 7:30am9:00am
Mid-Candidature Review
Candidate: Dr Jessica Turner
Venue: Board Room, Whitty Building, Mater Campus
Org: MRIU

Chinese Australian clinician navigations of the health system: intersections of culture, identity and cross cultural communication

19 February 2020 2:30pm4:30pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Cai Fong
Venue: Room 4311, Oral Health Building (0883), Herston
Org: STLU

Effect of Arylamine N-acetyltransferase 1 on Breast Cancer Sensitivity to Chemotherapeutics

19 February 2020 10:00am12:00pm
Mid-Candidature Review
Candidate: Courtney McAleese
Venue: Executive Boardroom 65-307, St Lucia
Org: SBMS

Understanding meiosis initiation in mammalian germ cells

18 February 2020 1:00pm3:00pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Ka Man Fiona Cheung
Venue: Rm 307, Skerman Building (65), St Lucia
Org: SBMS

SCF-UBIQUITIN LIGASE DEPENDENT REGULATION OF BNIP3 AND NIX MITOPHAGY RECEPTORS

14 February 2020 10:00am11:30am
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Giang T Nguyen DIen
Venue: 409A, MacGregor building (64), St Lucia
Org: SBMS

Improving the quality of clinical information included in electronic medical imaging requests in Australia

12 February 2020 3:00pm4:00pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Chelsea Castillo
Venue: Telepresence room, PA Telehealth Centre
Org: CHSR

Investigating the maladaptive immune response to traumatic spinal cord injury

12 February 2020 2:30pm4:00pm
Mid-Candidature Review
Candidate: Trisha Jogia
Venue: Ortho Conference Room (1.2A.1) at the Princess Alexandra Hospital
Org: SBMS

Preventing dysfunction caused by prenatal alcohol exposure

12 February 2020 2:30pm4:30pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Sophia Young
Venue: Level 5 Seminar room, Centre for Children's Health Research
Org: CHRC

The Role of Arylamine N-Acetyltransferase 1 in Mitochondrial Function in Health and Disease

11 February 2020 10:00am11:00am
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Choudhury Choudhury
Venue: FAF (81-412), UQ, St Lucia
Org: SBMS

The role of non-clinical services in promoting functional recovery from depression in young adults in Australia

10 February 2020 1:30pm3:00pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Kate Gossip
Venue: SPH boardroom, Herston
Org: SPH

Studying the pathophysiology of early P. falciparum and P. vivax infection using the IBSM model

7 February 2020 4:00pm5:00pm
Thesis Review
Candidate: Dr John Woodford
Venue: Student Seminar Series, Central Building Auditorium, QIMR-Berghofer, Herston
Org: QIMR

Osseointegrated implants in head and neck cancer patients

7 February 2020 12:00pm1:00pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Darius, Khadembaschi
Venue: RBWH Meeting Room, NHB, 8041
Org: RBWH

Computerized Methods for De-Commingling Mixed Human Skeletal Assemblages: New Automated Approaches using Centroid Banding

7 February 2020 9:00am10:00am
Mid-Candidature Review
Candidate: Jeffrey Lynch
Venue: Executive meeting room, Skerman building 65, St Lucia
Org: SBMS

Prevalence and incidence of diseases, and other health states in adolescents with intellectual disability

7 February 2020 8:30am8 February 2020 10:30am
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Mr. Tran Tuan Anh Le
Venue: Board room, level 3, Aubigny Place, Mater Hospital
Org: MRIU

The impact of hypothyroidism during pregnancy on maternal and fetal outcomes

5 February 2020 2:00pm3:00pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Nykola Kent
Venue: N202, Hawken Engineering Building (50), UQ St Lucia
Org: SBMS

A combinational approach to improve tolerance induction

4 February 2020 2:00pm4:00pm
Thesis Review
Candidate: Md Anayet Hasan
Venue: TRI Room 2004
Org: UQDI

Characterizing the Function and Regulation of cGAS During Mitosis

4 February 2020 12:00pm1:30pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Jihyeon Kim
Venue: 2004, TRI
Org: UQDI

Behavioural and psychological symptoms within Residential Aged Care: current Australian statistics and development of a new management approach

4 February 2020 10:30am12:00pm
Mid-Candidature Review
Candidate: Rachel Brimelow
Venue: Meeting Room, Level 5, UQCCR
Org: CCR

Cutaneous Malignancy Extending to the Temporal Bone

31 January 2020 5:30pm6:30pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Michael Schachtel
Venue: Princess Alexandra Hospital - room TBD
Org: PAHC

Improving the understanding and management of perineural tumour spread via the orbit

31 January 2020 4:00pm5:30pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Lachlan Crawford
Venue: Ward 1D Conference Room, Level 1, Princess Alexandra Hospital, Woolloongabba
Org: PAHC

The difference in coagulation disturbances of the acute respiratory distress syndrome subphenotypes

31 January 2020 3:00pm5:00pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Samantha Livingstone
Venue: St Andrews War Memorial Hospital - Conference Room
Org: PCHN

The Significance of different sub phenotypes in Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome for effective treatment

31 January 2020 3:00pm4:00pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Dr. Karin Wildi
Venue: Conference Room, St. Andrews War Memorial Hospital
Org: PCHN

Exploring the SR-mitochondrial link in skeletal muscle across a spectrum of RYR1 Ca2+ leak

31 January 2020 3:00pm4:30pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Crystal Seng
Venue: Otto Hirschfeld Building, Rm 412 (Functional Anatomy Facility)

miRCaT: microRNA in Cardiac Transplantation

31 January 2020 2:00pm3:00pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Hollier O'Neill
Venue: Training Centre 1, St. Andrews War Memorial Hospital, Spring Hill

Strategies to Improve the Use of Antimicrobials in Hospitalized Indonesian Patients

31 January 2020 2:00pm4:00pm
Mid-Candidature Review
Candidate: Eko Setiawan
Venue: UQCCR Level 8
Org: CCR

Methanogenic archaea and their role gastrointestinal health and disease

31 January 2020 1:00pm3:00pm
Mid-candidature Review
Candidate: James Volmer
Venue: Room 7095, Translational Research Institute
Org: UQDI

Co-design and evaluation of the effectiveness of a personalised digital health intervention in improving self-efficacy for women diagnosed with gestational diabetes.

30 January 2020 10:00am12:00pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Uthara Nair
Venue: Princess Alexandria Hospital Telehealth Centre

The differential expression of proteins and miRNA in NSCLC-derived exosomes

29 January 2020 10:00am12:00pm
Mid-Candidature Review
Candidate: Kekoolani Visan
Venue: Central Building, Level 10 Meeting Room, QIMR Berghofer
Org: QIMR

Mechanisms of p75 and Trk Neurotrophin Receptor Signalling

29 January 2020 10:00am11:00am
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Jacinta Conroy
Venue: Lvl 4 meeting room, MacGregor (64)
Org: SBMS

Negative pressure wound therapy in the acute management of paediatric burn injuries

28 January 2020 10:00am12:00pm
Mid-candidature Review
Candidate: Cody Frear
Venue: Level 5 Seminar Room, Centre for Children’s Health Research

Enhanced topical delivery of compounds targeting early stage human melanoma

24 January 2020 12:00pm2:00pm
Thesis Review
Candidate: Farzaneh Forouz
Venue: TRI (TBA)

ECMO and MSCs thesis review

23 January 2020 11:00am1:00pm
Thesis Review
Candidate: Jonathan Millar
Venue: Boardroom, Lvl 3 Clinical Sciences Building, TPCH

The utility of a synbiotic and adjunct hypnotherapy in children with Autism and comorbid gastrointestinal disorders

22 January 2020 11:00am1:00pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Leanne Mitchell
Venue: CCHR, seminar room 501
Org: CHRC

The role of Endovascular Progenitors in Melanoma Progression

22 January 2020 10:00am12:30pm
Mid-Candidature Review
Candidate: James Dight
Venue: 6000, TRI
Org: UQDI

Testing potential therapeutic agents for MS : Is EAE the best animal model for testing of potential therapeutic agents in MS?

17 January 2020 2:00pm4:00pm
Thesis Review
Candidate: Aakanksha Dixit
Venue: Room 402, UQCCR, Herston
Org: CCR

Regulation of Epithelial Ovarian Cancer Initiation and Progression by Exosomal Proteins and miRNAs

14 January 2020 2:00pm4:00pm
Thesis Review
Candidate: Shayna Sharma
Venue: UQCCR
Org: CCR