Australia at the Forefront of Medical Research

May 26, 2020

Posted by Australian Trade and Investment Commission

Register Offsite
Add to Calendar + 2020-05-26 18:00 2020-05-26 19:00 America/New_York Australia at the Forefront of Medical Research

Global partnerships in the life science industry are a top priority for developing therapeutics, pharmaceuticals, devices and diagnostics. Join the AAA in partnership with the Australian Trade and Investment Commission and the NSW Government for a conversation about how Australia’s resources and regulatory environment provide a unique position to drive innovation in these efforts.

MODERATOR

Nicola Watkinson
General Manager, The Americas, Australian Trade and Investment Commission (Austrade)

SPEAKERS

David Thomas
Director, The Kinghorn Cancer Centre
Head, Cancer Theme, Garvan Institute of Medical Research
Chief Executive Officer, Australian Genomic Cancer Medicine Centre
Conjoint Professor, St Vincent’s Clinical School, Faculty of Medicine, UNSW

Vanessa Tyrrell
Program Leader, Zero Childhood Cancer
Co-Head of Theme, Personalised Medicine, Children’s Cancer Institute
President, Human Genetics Society of Australia

Professor Ian Alexander
Head, Gene Therapy Research Unit, Sydney Children’s Hospitals Network and Children’s Medical Research Institute
Professor in Paediatrics and Molecular Medicine, University of Sydney
Senior Staff Specialist, Genetic Metabolic Diseases Service, The Children’s Hospital at Westmead

Elizabeth Koff
Secretary, NSW Health

Matthew Osborn
Senior Tax Manager, KPMG LLP 

Global partnerships in the life science industry are a top priority for developing therapeutics, pharmaceuticals, devices and diagnostics. Join the AAA in partnership with the Australian Trade and Investment Commission and the NSW Government for a conversation about how Australia’s resources and regulatory environment provide a unique position to drive innovation in these efforts.

MODERATOR

Nicola Watkinson
General Manager, The Americas, Australian Trade and Investment Commission (Austrade)

SPEAKERS

David Thomas
Director, The Kinghorn Cancer Centre
Head, Cancer Theme, Garvan Institute of Medical Research
Chief Executive Officer, Australian Genomic Cancer Medicine Centre
Conjoint Professor, St Vincent’s Clinical School, Faculty of Medicine, UNSW

Vanessa Tyrrell
Program Leader, Zero Childhood Cancer
Co-Head of Theme, Personalised Medicine, Children’s Cancer Institute
President, Human Genetics Society of Australia

Professor Ian Alexander
Head, Gene Therapy Research Unit, Sydney Children’s Hospitals Network and Children’s Medical Research Institute
Professor in Paediatrics and Molecular Medicine, University of Sydney
Senior Staff Specialist, Genetic Metabolic Diseases Service, The Children’s Hospital at Westmead

Elizabeth Koff
Secretary, NSW Health

Matthew Osborn
Senior Tax Manager, KPMG LLP 

See all Member Events