VIIN Young Investigator Symposium 2019

Date 10 October 2019
Time 8:30am - 6:30pm
Venue Walter and Eliza Hall Institute
Location Parkville View Map
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A great opportunity to present your work to the VIIN!

The purpose of this symposium is to provide current postgrad students, RAs and postdocs a forum for career networking and scientific exchange.

Keynote Speakers:   

Prof Eric Reynolds
Oral Health CRC
Melbourne Dental School
The University of Melbourne

Dr Sarah Dunstan
The Peter Doherty Institute for Infection and Immunity
The University of Melbourne

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The final program and abstract e-booklet can be downloaded here in PDF (8.7MB, 171 pages).  The PDF is bookmarked and contains internal links for easy navigation.

No printed programs will be provided at the symposium, so please:

  • bring a laptop, tablet or smart phone with which to read and navigate through the program, or
  • print your own hard-copy.

If you identify any errors or omissions, please email 



A big thank you to our supporters:


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2019 Organising Committee:

Catarina Almeida, University of Melbourne

Rebecca Ambrose, Hudson Institute of Medical Research

Michelle Audsley, Monash University

Nicole Campbell, Hudson Institute of Medical Research

Daniel Dlugolenski, Deakin University

Andrew Fleetwood, University of Melbourne

Carlo Giannangelo, Monash Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences

Carmen Lao, Victorian Infection and Immunity Network

Rhea Longley, Walter and Eliza Hall Institute

Emma McHugh, University of Melbourne

Sarah McLean, Swinburne University

Hamish McWilliam, University of Melbourne

Ronan Mellin, Walter and Eliza Hall Institute

Nicole Messina, Murdoch Children’s Research Institute

Faye Morris, Monash University

Ursula Norman, Monash University

Jason Paxman, La Trobe University

Linda Reiling, Burnet Institute

Rebecca Smith, Victorian Infection and Immunity Network

Tiffany Smith, Monash University

Leon Tribolet, CSIRO

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