1st OHBM Australian Chapter Symposium

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Ian Potter Auditorium, Kenneth Myer Building

30 Royal Parade

Parkville, VIC 3052

Australia

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This day-long meeting will be a showcase of neuroimaging research performed by a multidisciplinary group of researchers in Australia and will provide fantastic networking opportunities. Senior researchers are encouraged to attend to support and advise students and junior researchers.


Why attend?

The goal of the newly formed Australian Chapter is to unite and invigorate the neuroimaging community in Australia. The event is a neuroimaging meeting for post-graduate students and junior post-docs giving them the opportunity to:

  • Present their research
  • Exposure to a variety of neuroimaging methods and applications
  • Networking with others in Australia, and
  • Promoting scientific communication across disciplines of neuroscience and neuroimaging
  • ** WIN TWO $500 PRIZES**. These will be awarded to the best judged PhD talk and best judged post-doc talk

Who should submit: PhD students and junior post-docs who would like to present at the symposium

Abstract submission: Abstract submissions open Monday 23rd July, 2018

Abstract deadline: 15th August, 2018** at 5 p.m.

For registration, abstract submission, or general symposium information, please contact Gabrielle Jean (gabrielle.jean@florey.edu.au).

Date of Symposium: Friday 12th October, 2018

Venue: Ian Potter Auditorium, Kenneth Myer Building, Melbourne, Australia

Time: 10 am to 5pm, followed by evening drinks on Level 5

Registration: Free* for students and early career researchers, 55$ for Standard Registration

*Must provide proof of status via email to event organizer

Program:

9:30am

RECEPTION DESK OPEN

10:00am

WELCOME FROM COMMITTEE & OVERVIEW OF MISSION

Associate Professor Amy Brodtmann

10:10am

INAUGURAL KEYNOTE: Challenges and opportunities for human brain mapping/neuroimaging research in Australia

Professor Michael Breakspear

10:40am

POST-DOC PRESENTATION SESSION

TBA

12:00pm

BIGBRAIN DOWN UNDER: Overview of Current International Projects

Professor Lianne Schmaal

12:25pm

BIG DATA PROJECTS: What will Australia’s contribution to big data be?

Associate Professor Amy Brodtmann

12:30pm

LUNCH & MIXED GROUP ASSEMBLY: Discussion and Preparation of Group Presentations

2:00pm

GROUP PRESENTATIONS

3:05pm

PHD DATA BLITZ PRESENTATIONS

TBA

4:00pm

AFTERNOON BREAK/JUDGING OF PRIZES

4:30pm

KEYNOTE LECTURE: TBA

Professor Caroline (Lindy) Rae

5:00pm

PRESENTATION OF PRIZES & MEETING CLOSE

5:15pm

COCKTAIL RECEPTION


We welcome our members and other interested researchers around the world to watch the calendar of our events and join our activities.

https://www.humanbrainmapping.org/i4a/pages/index.cfm?pageid=3852


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Ian Potter Auditorium, Kenneth Myer Building

30 Royal Parade

Parkville, VIC 3052

Australia

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