Research Seminars

Interested in attending a research seminar? Click on the relevant org unit link below to see what's on.

Centre for Health Services Research | School of Biomedical Sciences | School of Public Health | UQ Centre for Clinical Research | UQ Diamantina Institute

Sex in Forensic patients

10 May 2021 2:00pm3:00pm
Mid-Candidature Review
Candidate: Dr Elnike Brand

Novel disease-modifying therapeutic targets for neuroinflammation and progressive neurodegeneration in Parkinson’s disease and Motor neuron disease

7 May 2021 1:30pm3:30pm
Mid-Candidature Review
Candidate: Sara Jose
Location: Level 5, Room 502, UQCCR, Herston

Development of a pictorial tool for assessing quality of life

7 May 2021 1:00pm3:00pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Mr. Muhammad Haroon
Location: R6503 B883 HERST (

Endocrinological Features of Nontuberculous Mycobacterial Lung Disease

7 May 2021 12:30pm1:30pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Dr Michael Holt
Zoom: Password: 973939
Org: Greenslopes CU

Focusing on the back end: Leveraging the digital hospital for a system-wide approach to patient flow

5 May 2021 9:30am11:00am
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Joshua McRae
Location: 7092 TRI building PAH campus,

Australian bariatric surgery: patients’ perceptions and experiences of contemporary healthcare support services.

4 May 2021 10:00am11:30am
Mid-Candidature Review
Candidate: Ms Belinda Coldebella
Location: Zoom (TBA)

A role for human acetyltransferase 1 in chemotherapeutic-induced cell death in breast cancer

4 May 2021 10:00am11:30am
Thesis Review Milestone
Candidate: Courtney McAleese
Location: Zoom

Osseointegrated implants in head and neck reconstruction

30 April 2021 11:00am1:00pm
Thesis Review
Candidate: Dr Darius Khadembaschi
Venue: RBWH room TBC
Zoom: TBC
Org: Royal Brisbane CU


30 April 2021 8:00am10:00am
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Mrs Champika Pattullo
Venue: TBA
Zoom: TBA
Org: SPH

Epidemiological models for predicting Ross River virus disease in Queensland, Australia

29 April 2021 3:00pm5:00pm
Mid-Candidature Review
Candidate: Miss Wei Qian
Venue: Room 702, UQCCR, Herston Campus (Zoom link will be available from Wei Qian,

The prevalence and management of ketones in pregnancy

29 April 2021 1:00pm2:30pm
Thesis Review
Candidate: Helen Tanner
Org: Other Northside

What to measure in biliary atresia research: Developing a core outcome set

29 April 2021 10:15am11:15am
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Dr Christopher Maguire
Venue: 6A Queensland Children's Hospital
Org: Childrens Health Res Centre

Examining the Role and Therapeutic Potential of Interleukin-22 in Fatty Liver Disease

29 April 2021 10:00am11:00am
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Haressh Sajiir
Location: TRI Room 7094

Heritable memories

28 April 2021 3:00pm4:00pm
Guest speaker Professor Oded Rechavi from Tel Aviv University

Antimicrobial Resistance Neisseria gonorrhoeae in Papua New Guinea

28 April 2021 1:00pm3:00pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Mr. Barne Willie
Zoom: Please contact:

Defining the Respiratory Effects of Spinal Muscular Atrophy

27 April 2021 1:30pm2:30pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Dr Archana Chacko
Venue: Meeting Room Level 5 Seminar Room 003; Centre of Children's Health Research, South Brisbane
Org: Childrens Health Res Centre

Methods for enhancing natural conception and their pregnancy outcomes

27 April 2021 10:00am11:30am
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Gabriel James
Org: Mater CU

Rethinking Model of Care in Diabetes using E-Health in Regional, Rural and Remote Queensland (REMODeL-R3)

23 April 2021 3:00pm5:00pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Ms Ida Tornvall
Venue: PA Telehealth Centre
Org: PAH-Southside CU

Treatment of Glomerular Disease - Membranous Nephropathy

23 April 2021 2:00pm4:00pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Bhadran Bose
Org: PAH-Southside CU

General practice trainee help-seeking, and supervisor input to patient care, during trainee consultations with patients

23 April 2021 11:00am12:30pm
Thesis Review
Candidate: Nancy Sturman
Venue: Room 836, Health Sciences Building, Herston (zoom link available from
Org: Primary Care CU

Virtual Toxicology Service: From phone advice to remote specialist care delivery. Developing a new model of care for specialty management.

22 April 2021 11:30am1:00pm
Confirmation of Candidature
Candidate: Dr Iain McNeill
Venue: 7097, Level 7, TRI buliding, Woolloongabba.
Org: PAH-Southside CU

Dietary Patterns and Markers of Cardiometabolic Health among Young Adults in Australia: A Longitudinal Study

21 April 2021 10:30am12:30pm
Mid-Candidature Review
Candidate: Tolassa Wakayo Ushula
Location: Boardroom, SPH level 2
Org: SPH

Journey into breast cancer immunology using genomics

21 April 2021 9:30am10:30am
Guest speaker Professor Sherene Loi from the Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre