Our flagship scientific meeting was held last October – November in Brisbane, where we enjoyed three days of seminars, posters and lively discussion. It was wonderful to see first hand much of the epigenetics research that’s happening in Australia and overseas.
We are very grateful to our international visitors – in particular, keynote speakers Prof Peter Jones from the Van Andel Research Institute, and Prof Stephen Baylin from John Hopkins University – for travelling to Australia to present some of their latest findings and share many words of wisdom!
We were genuinely impressed by the quality and innovation of the research presented at the meeting – from young students to experienced senior researchers.
We extend warm congratulations to our award winners. We were delighted to present the Young Investigator Award to Qian Du, from Sydney’s Garvan Institute of Medical research, who presented her research on DNA replication timing and the cancer epigenome. Congratulations also to all the Poster Award winners.
Well done to Jason Lee and all of the organising committee for a succesful meeting! Please enjoy the slideshow of photos from the meeting, and we hope to see you in Western Australia for Epigenetics 2019 – watch this space!
Epigentics 2017 award winners:
Young Investigators Award winner:
Poster Award winners: