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Genetics and Epigenetics of physical activity Symposium

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Ian Potter Auditorium, Melbourne Brain Centre, University of Melbourne

30 Royal parade

Parkville, Victoria

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Genetics and epigenetics of physical activity:

Gene-environment interactions modulating health and disease

Co-chairs:

A/Prof. Nir Eynon (Institute for Health and Sport, Victoria University) and

Prof. Anthony Hannan (Florey Institute of Neuroscience and Mental Health, University of Melbourne)

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8:50am Opening address: Professor Michael McKenna,

Executive director, Institute for Health and Sport, Victoria University

9:00am: Associate Professor Nir Eynon,

Institute for Health and Sport, Victoria University

9:30am: Dr Jane Seto,

Neuromuscular Research, Murdoch Children’s Research Institute

9:50am: Professor Gordon Lynch,

Director, Centre for Muscle Research, Department of Physiology, University of Melbourne

10:20am: Dr Severine Lamon,

Institute for Physical Activity and Nutrition, Deakin University

10:40am: Dr Terence Pang,

Florey Institute of Neuroscience and Mental Health, University of Melbourne

11:00-11:30am Morning Tea

11:30am: Professor Romain Barrès – Plenary Speaker,

Novo Nordisk Foundation Center for Basic Metabolic Research, University of Copenhagen

12:20pm: Dr Sarah Voisin,

Institute for Health and Sport, Victoria University

12:40pm: Dr Thibault Renoir,

Florey Institute of Neuroscience and Mental Health, University of Melbourne

1:00pm: Dr Benjamin Parker

Department of Physiology, Faculty of Medicine Dentistry and Health Sciences, University of Melbourne.

1.30pm: Close


Location: Ian Potter Auditorium, Melbourne Brain Centre, 30 Royal Parade, University of Melbourne, Parkville

Date: 18 October 2019

Time: 8:30 am – 1:30 pm


Registration: Free (however registration is essential for catering purposes)

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