Materials in Medicine Seminar

HMRI is launching a new seminars series focussed on Materials in Medicine Research

Launch on Thursday the 22th of June 2017 from 4:00pm-6:30pm in the Matthaei Room (Lower East), University House Professors Road

This first seminar will showcase collaborative work between researchers in medicine and materials science.

A/Prof. Neil O’Brien-Simpson, from Melbourne Dental School and Dr Daniel Heath from the School of Engineering, will share their experience and work on Materials in Medicine. Characterisation platforms representative persons will attend as well as many researchers from both fields. Join us for a chat and wine testing on the 22nd of June.

Please register here

Program below:

4.00 pm – 4:15 pm

Welcome – Introduction of the seminar series and the Materials Research Initiative

4:15 pm – 4:40 pm

SNAPPing bacteria – a nanomaterial solution to killing multi-drug resistant bacteria. (Neil O’Brien-Simpson)

4:40 pm – 4:50 pm

Characterisation platforms introduction

4:50 pm – 5:15 pm

Development of biologically derived materials for use as cell culture substrates (Daniel Heath)

5:15 pm – 6:00 pm

Wine/soft drink testing challenge mixer