Awarded Travel grants

Travel grants awarded 2013

  • 01 Jan 2014

Dr Marjan Askarian Amiri

Auckland Cancer Society Research Centre, University of Auckland
To attend The Non-Coding Genome meeting, Heidelberg, Germany, 9 – 12 October 2013

Dr Simon Backhouse

Dept of Optometry & Vision Science, University of Auckland
To attend the 14th International Myopic Conference, California, USA, 20-22 August 2013 and the 7th Annual Berkeley Conference on Translational Research Satellite Meeting, California, USA, 18-19 August 2013

A/Prof Joanne Barnes

School of Pharmacy, University of Auckland
To attend the ‘Natural Products at a Crossroads: Current and Future Directions”, American Society of Pharmacognosy Annual Meeting, Missouri, USA, 13-17 July 2013

Dr Christina Buchanan

Dept of Molecular Medicine & Pathology, University of Auckland
To attend the Annual Scientific Meeting of the Endocrine Society of Australia and the Society for Reproductive Biology 2013, 25-28 August 2013; Australian Diabetes Society & Australian Diabetes Educators Association Sydney, Australia, 28-30 August 2013

Dr Alys Clark

Auckland Bioengineering Institute, University of Auckland
To attend The American Thoracic Society (ATS) International Conference, Philadelphia, USA 17-22 May 2013

Dr Nathan Consedine

Dept of Psychological Medicine, University of Auckland
To present aspects of research at the 27th Conference of the European Health Psychology Society, London, UK, 16-20 July 2013. Also to meet editorial board colleagues to conduct related symposia and attend collaborative meetings in UK.

Dr Theresa Davies

Mechanical Engineering, University of Auckland
To attend the Australasian Academy of Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Medicine Annual Conference, Hunter Valley, Australia, 10-15 March 2014

A/Prof Alan Davidson

Dept of Molecualr Medicine & Pathology, University of Auckland
To attend American Society of Nephrology Kidney Week 2013, Atlanta, USA, 5-10 November 2013

Dr Karen Falloon

Dept of General Practice & Primary Health Care, University of Auckland
To attend the Annual Scientific Conference of the Australasian Sleep Association, Brisbane, Australia, 17-19 October 2013

Dr Mhoyra Fraser

Liggins Institute & Dept of Physiology, University of Auckland
To attend the 40th Fetal & Neonatal Physiological Society (FNPS) Annual Meeting, Puerto Varas, Chile, 1-4 September 2013

Dr Robert Galinsky

Dept of Physiology, University of Auckland
To attend the 18th annual conference of The Perinatal Society of Australia and New Zealand (PSANZ), Perth, Australia, 6-9 April 2014

Dr Clint Gray

Liggins Institute, University of Auckland
To attend Endo 2013. The Endocrine Society’s 95th, Annual Meeting & Expo, San Francisco, USA, 15-18 June 2013

Dr Angus Grey

Dept of Physiology, University of Auckland
To attend the International Conference on the Lens, Sheraton Kona Resort and Spa, Kona, Hawaii, 19-24 January 2014

Dr Natasha Grimsey

Centre for Brain Research, University of Auckland
To attend the Gordon Research Seminar in Molecular Pharmacology, the Gordon Research Conference in Molecular Pharmacology and to Visit the University of Zurich, Switzerland, 27 April-10 May 2013

Dr Joanna James

Dept of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, University of Auckland
To attend the Annual Scientific Meeting of the Endocrine Society of Australia and the Society for Reproductive Biology (SRB) Sydney, Australia, 25 – 28 August 2013 and The International Federation of Placenta Associations (IFPA) Meeting Whistler, Canada, 11-14 September 2013

Dr Jessica Jor

Auckland Bioengineering Institute, University of Auckland
To attend the 11th International Symposium Computer Methods in Biomechanics and Biomechanical Engineering (CMBBE), Utah, USA, 3-6 April 2013

Dr Maarten Koeners

Dept of Physiology, University of Auckland
To attend the Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology (FASEB) Summer Research Conference 2013 – Renal Hemodynamics: Integrating with the nephron and beyond, Vermont, USA, 30 June – 5 July 2013; Invited talk and collaboration meeting at The Van Vliet Laboratory Memorial University of Newfoundland, Newfoundland, Canada, 5-9 July 2013

Dr Heidi Koschwanez

Dept of Psychological Medicine, University of Auckland
To attend the 72nd American Psychosomatic Society (APS) Annual Scientific Meeting, San Francisco, USA, 12-15 March 2014

A/Prof Geoffrey Krissansen

Dept of Molecular Medicine & Pathology, University of Auckland
To attend the 10th Australian Peptide Conference, Penang, Malaysia, 6-8 September 2013

Dr Jennifer Kruger

Auckland Bioengineering Institute, University of Auckland
To attend the 38th Annual Meeting of the International, Urogynaecological Association (IUGA), Dublin, Ireland, 28 May-1 June 2013

Dr Julie Lim

Dept of Optometry & Vision Science, University of Auckland
To attend The Association for Research in Vision & Ophthalmology, Seattle, USA, 5-9 May 2013

Dr Dong-Xu Liu

Liggins Institute, University of Auckland
To attend The 18th World Congress on Advances in Oncology & the 16th International Symposium on Molecular Medicine, Crete, Greece, 10-12 October 2013

Dr Mathijs Lucassen

Dept of Psychological Medicine, University of Auckland
To attend the European Society of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (ESCAP) Congress, Dublin, Ireland, 6-10 July 2013

Mr Pau Medrano-Gracia

Dept of Anatomy with Radiology
To attend the 16th International Conference on Medical Image Computing and Computer Assisted Intervention, Nagoy, Japan, 22-26 September 2013

Dr Kathy Mountjoy

Dept of Physiology, University of Auckland
To attend the Keystone Symposia joint Conferences: Obesity: A multisystems perspective (J2) and Challenges and opportunities in diabetes research and treatment, Vancouver, Canada, 12-17 January 2014

Dr David Musson

Dept of Medicine, University of Auckland
To attend the 50th European Calcified Tissue Society (ECTS) Annual Meeting, Lisbon, Portugal, 18-21 May 2013; International Conference on Tissue Engineering (ICTE), Leiria, Portugal, 6-8 June 2013

Dr Katrina Poppe

Dept of Medicine, University of Auckland
To attend the American Heart Association Scientific Sessions 2013, Texas, USA, 16-20 November 2013

Dr Shiva Reddy

Dept of Molecular Medicine & Pathology, University of Auckland
To attend the 6th Annual Meeting of the Network for Pancreatic Organ Donors with Diabetes (nPOD), Atlantic Beach, Florida, USA, 23-26 February 2014

Dr Clare Reynolds

Liggins Institute, University of Auckland
To attend The 95th Annual Meeting of the American Endocrine Society, San Francisco, USA 15-18 June 2013

Dr Ilva Rupenthal

Dept of Ophthalmology, University of Auckland
To attend the European Association for Vision and Eye, Research (EVER) 2013 Congress, Nice, France, 18-21 September 2013

Dr Bruce Russell

School of Pharmacy, University of Auckland
To attend the International Congress on Schizophrenia Research (ICSR) Orlando, USA 21-25 April 2013

Dr Darren Svirskis

School of Pharmacy, University of Auckland
To attend the Controlled Release Society Annual Meeting & Exposition – Emerging Challenges for Global Delivery, Hawaii, USA, 21-24 July 2013; attending Young Scientist Workshop 20 July 2013

Dr Ruth Teh

Dept of General Practice & Primary Health Care, University of Auckland
To attend The 20th IAGG World Congress of Gerontology & Geriatrics, Seoul, Korea 23-27 June 2013

Dr Mark Trew

Auckland Bioengineering Institute, University of Auckland
To attend Heart Rhythm 2013 (34th Annual Scientific Sessions of the Heart Rhythm Society), Denver, USA 8-11 May 2013

Dr Stefanie Vandevijvere

Dept of Epidemiology & Biostatistics, University of Auckland
To attend the 12th International Congress on Obesity, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 17-20 March 2014

Dr Tom Wang

Greenlane Cardiovascular Service, Auckland City Hospital
To attend the 61st Annual Scientific Meeting of the Cardiac Society of Australia and New Zealand (CSANZ) and 7th Annual Australia and New Zealand Endovascular Therapies Meeting (ANZET), Brisbane, Australia 7-11 August 2013

Dr Vicky Wang

Auckland Bioengineering Institute, University of Auckland
To attend the 7th International Conference on Functional Imaging and Modelling of the Heat (FIMH), London, UK, 20-22 June 2013

Dr Evelyn Sattlegger

Massey University, Albany
To attend European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL), Heidelberg, Germany, 8-12 September 2013

Dr Jichao Zhao

Auckland Bioengineering Institute, University of Auckland
To attend The Heart Rhythm Society’s 34th Annual Scientific Sessions, Denver, USA 8-11 May 2013

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