Welcome and Acknowledgement of Country – Professor Marina Reeves, Deputy Associate Dean (Researcher Development), Faculty of Medicine

Modelling service coverage for psychosis 
Kara Jaeschke, SPH

A neurodegenerative disease-causing mutation in colony stimulating factor 1 receptor (CSF1R) alters tissue-resident macrophage population characteristics.
Jennifer Stables, MRI-UQ

Validating the role of Bruton’s Tyrosine Kinase (BTK) in Motor Neuron Disease
Sara Jose, UQCCR

A qualitative study on general practitioner perceptions of telephone and videoconference consultations in Australia
Keshia R. De Guzman, CHSR

Therapeutic modulation of chemotherapy-mediated hepatic stellate cell activation in liver cancer
Qi Ruan, UQDI

Perspectives and experiences of digital health with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Community Leaders
Georgina R Chelberg, CHSR

Tissue-specific contributions of WNT production and signalling to cytokine and chemokine responses during E. coli infection
Rhiannon Bolton, UQDI

Evolution of blood-brain barrier disruption after hypoxic-ischemic injury in a neonatal piglet model
Lara Jones, UQCCR

About 2021 HDR Symposium

This free two-day event will include presentations from HDR students across UQ’s Faculty of Medicine, as well as keynote presentations, workshops and panel sessions to support students through the various stages of their PhD and career options thereafter.

Download program (PDF, 1.6 MB)


In person (COVID-19 restrictions permitting) at Mayne Medical Building, Herston + via Zoom