IHMRI research community events

IHMRI Research Events

Throughout the year, IHMRI hosts, supports and promotes seminars, theme meetings, workshops and symposia; with many events timed to coincide with visits by national and international speakers. A feature of the program is IHMRI branded events which include: 

Morning Teas

Held monthly, Morning Teas are a great way to mingle and chat with other researchers and IHMRI staff over a cuppa and learn more about all the different areas of research happening at IHMRI! 

Upcoming Morning Teas

Dr Martin Engel will provide a quick five-minute summary of research from Dr Lezanne Ooi's laboratory.

Time: 10.30 am - 11.15 am

Date: Tuesday 1 May 2018

Location: Room 301, Building 32, University of Wollongong (view map)

RSVP: Please RSVP to ihmri-admin@uow.edu.au for catering purposes by Friday 27 April.


These events bring national or international guest speakers to the region to share their latest research and expertise in a field relevant to IHMRI's research themes. Typically held in IHMRI's lecture theatre on the University of Wollongong campus, IHMRI Seminars run for approximately one hour and provide opportunities for networking.

Upcoming seminars

A walk through the valley of (cell) death

Speaker: Professor David Vaux, Deputy Director/Joint Division Head, Cell Signalling and Cell Death, Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research

Date and time: Thursday 24 May 2018, 12.30pm - 1.30pm (lunch provided)

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Thursday 20 September, 12.30pm - 1.30pm (lunch provided)
Dr Jaclyn Pearson, Group Leader, Host-pathogen Interactions, Hudson Institute of Medical Research


There are regular full and half day workshops, featuring a range of speakers on a particular topic. The workshops are often translational, bringing clinicians and academics together.

Last reviewed: 4 April, 2018