Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry & Health Science Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

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Presentation of awards to our top students for 2013

Professor Paul Gleeson will present the top undergraduate Biochemistry Awards for Outstanding Performance in 2013 at a ceremony to take place in the Bio21 Auditorium on Friday 11 April, at 10.30 am.

Kathryn Holt awarded a L’Oréal for Women in Science Fellowship

Dr Kathryn (Kat) Holt, who joined the Department and Bio21 Institute at the end of 2012 as a Research Fellow Lab Head, received a L’Oréal for Women in Science Fellowship at a presentation ceremony on Tuesday, 27 August to support her work toward understanding how antibiotic-resistant bacteria spread in hospitals and communities. (Read more... )

See a video describing Kat's work

Kathryn Holt, L'Oreal for Women in Science FellowPhoto of Paul Gleeson, Kathyrn Holt and Leann Tilley at the award presentationKathyrn receiving her award
Dr Kathryn Holt at the L'Oréal for Women in Science Fellowship award ceremony (Image: L’Oréal Australia/sdpmedia.com.au) Head of Department, Professor Paul Gleeson, fellowship recipient Dr Kathryn Holt and Deputy Head of Department, Professor Leann TilleyKathryn Holt receiving her award at a ceremony at the National Gallery of Victoria

Archived news items


NOTE: Change of venue
Dr Jude Przyborski
, Marburg University, Germany
'Should I stay or should I go: Protein traffic in the P. falciparum infected erythrocyte'
Wed, 9 April, VRI Lecture Theatre, 12-1 pm

Prof Rick Pearson, Peter MacCallum Cancer Institute
'Targeting the ribosome as a strategy to treat cancer'
Wed, 16 April, Bio21 Auditorium, 12-1 pm