The Centenary Institute’s Head of Gene and Stem Cell Therapy Program, RPA scientist and University of Sydney Professor John Rasko’s first Boyer Lecture is now available to watch on ABC iview.
The Boyer Lectures are delivered each year by a prominent Australian and are designed to spark conversations about critical ideas.
Professor Rasko’s “Life Re-engineered” lectures examine how developments in cell science and genetics are transforming medicine, and changing what it means to be human.
The four 2018 Boyer Lectures will be broadcast on ABC RN’s Big Ideas from Monday 15 October to Thursday 18 October at 8pm, and will available on podcast via the ABC listen app.
With a prize pool in excess of $50,000 the Awards are open to inspirational young post-doctoral scientists from any institute or university in Australia.
Published today in the highest ranking international cardiovascular journal - European Heart Journal, the study has been led by Centenary’s Professor Chris Semsarian AM and Samantha Barrett-Ross.
Centenary’s Professor Mark Gorrell was the bearer of the University of Sydney ceremonial Mace at the Graduation Ceremony where Jia Li and James Henderson, received their PhD’s.