Digestive Diseases Queenstown

This satellite brings together speakers from a range of disciplines to define the challenges faced in gut health, gaps in our knowledge and the future directions. Multi- disciplinary sessions will cover the role of the microbiota, autoimmunity, motility and intestinal cancer.

This meeting will be a great opportunity for those working in gastrointestinal research to present their work and develop collaborations. A limited number of postgraduate student travel grants are available. See the GHN website for details www.guthealthnetwork.com 

Confirmed speakers include:

Elaine Petrof*, Queens University, Canada Rob Ramsey, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Melbourne
Matthias Ernst, Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research, Melbourne
Jason Tye-Din, WEHI, Melbourne
Nadeem Kaakoush*, University of New South Wales.

Greg O’Grady, University of Auckland Lisa Stamp, Canterbury DHB
Murray Barclay, Canterbury DHB Roger Lentle, Massey University

University of Otago

Ros Kemp Michael Schultz Margaret Currie Andrew Day Gerald Tannock* Parry Guilford

Chris Jackson
Grant Butt
Brian Cox
Sarah Hook
Nick Fleming
Mark Thompson-Fawcett 


Posted by Default Admin on 26 June 2015 | Comments

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