Awarded Travel grants

Travel grants awarded 2016

  • 30 Nov 2016

Dr Emma Best

Dept. of Paediatrics; Child and Youth Health, University of Auckland
To attend the Infection and Immunity in Children course and Australia New Zealand Paediatric Infectious Diseases clinical meeting, Perth, Australia, 30 November – 2 December 2016

Dr Sandra Bourke

Dept. of Medicine, University of Auckland
To attend the American College of rheumatology (ACR) meeting, Washington DC, USA, 11 – 16 November 2016

Dr Julie Brown

Liggins Institute, University of Auckland
To attend the 2016 Annual Conference of the Perinatal Society of Australia and New Zealand, Townsville, Australia, 21 – 25 May 2016

Dr Joanne Davidson

Dept. of Physiology, University of Auckland
To give an invited talk at the University of Gothenburg, Sweden and to attend the 2016 Hershey meeting in Paris, France, 2 – 12 June 2016

Dr Victor Dieriks

Dept. of Anatomy with Medical Imaging, University of Auckland
To attend the Non-Motor Dysfunctions in Parkinson’s Disease and Related Disorders (NMDPD), Ljubljana, Slovenia, 6 – 9 October 2016 and to visit collaborators in Belgium, 10 – 18 October 2016

Dr Robert Galinsky

Dept. of Physiology, University of Auckland
To attend the 2016 Annual Conference of the Perinatal Society of Australia and New Zealand, Townsville, Australia, 21 – 25 May 2016

Dr Youngchuan Gu

Auckland Cancer Society Research Centre, University of Auckland
To attend the 15th Human Proteome Organisation World Congress and related academic visits, Taipei, Taiwan, 15 September – 1 October 2016

Dr Jian Guan

Dept. of Pharmacology & Clinical Pharmacology, University of Auckland
To provide partial support for travel to Europe for attending 3 conferences and 2 laboratory visits, Europe, 26 May – 26 June 2016

A/Prof Michael Hay

Auckland Cancer Society Research Centre, University of Auckland
To attend the Tumour Microenvironment Conference 2016, Rhodes, Greece, 5 – 10 June 2016

Dr Kimiora Henare

Auckland Cancer Society Research Centre, University of Auckland
To attend the World Indigenous Cancer Conference 2016, Brisbane, Australia, 11 – 17 April 2016

Dr Rashi Karunasinghe

Dept. of Physiology, University of Auckland
To attend the 10th Federation of European Neuroscience Societies (FENS) forum of Neuroscience, Copenhagen, Denmark, 21 June – 6 July 2016

Dr Julie Lim

Dept. of Physiology, University of Auckland
To attend the International Society for Eye Research, Tokyo, Japan, 24 September – 1 October 2016

Professor Janusz Lipski

Dept. of Physiology, University of Auckland
To attend the Triennial International Dopamine Meeting, Vienna, Austria, and lecture at the Nencki Institute of the Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw, Poland, 5 – 23 September 2016

Dr Sue McGlashan

Dept. of Anatomy with Medical Imaging, University of Auckland
To attend the Osteoarthritis Research Society International (OARSI) 2016 World Congress on Osteoarthritis, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 1 – 4 April 2016

Dr Kimberly Mellor

Dept. of Physiology, University of Auckland
To attend the Experimental Biology Conference 2016, San Diego, USA, 2 – 6 April 2016

Dr Justin O’Sullivan

Liggins Institute, University of Auckland
To attend the 2016 FASEB Yeast chromosome structure, replication and segregation meeting, Snowmass, Colorado, USA, and to meet with collaborators, 31 July – 5 August 2016

Dr Brigid Ryan

Dept. of Anatomy with Medical Imaging, University of Auckland
To attend the Neuroscience School of Advanced Studies conference/course and laboratory training at the Max Planck Research Unit for Neurogenetics, Sudtirol, Italy and Frankfurt, Germany, 20 August – 2 September 2016

Dr Anna Serlachius

Dept. of Psychological Medicine, University of Auckland
To attend the International Congress of Behavioural Medicine (ICBM) and meet with Dr Sabin, an expert in child obesity and Director of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Obesity at the Royal Children’s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia, 6 – 11 December 2016

Dr Karolina Stasiak

Dept. of Psychological Medicine, University of Auckland
To chair a symposium at the International Society for Research on Internet Interventions (ISRII) 8th Scientific Meeting entitled “Tales from the coalface: Delivering child and adolescent anxiety and depression e-therapies at a community and national level”, Seattle, USA, 7 – 9 April 2016

Dr Francisco Javier Virues-Ortega

School of Psychology, University of Auckland
To participate as a leading scientist in the II European Association of Behaviour Analysis Summer Seminar, Cadiz, Spain, 5 – 8 July 2017

Dr Grace Wang

Department of Psychology, Auckland University of Technology
To attend the International Pharmco-EEG Society (IPEG) meeting, Nijmegen, The Netherlands, and a laboratory visit to Nottingham Trent University, Nottingham, UK, 26 – 31 October 2016

Dr Siouxsie Wiles

Dept. of Molecular Medicine & Pathology, University of Auckland
To attend the Colorado Mycobacteria meeting, Colorado, USA, 7 – 20 June 2016

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