Drug Discovery and Development Symposium

This day long symposium will provide an opportunity for investigators to share their latest research in target identification, hit identification and lead optimisation in the development of novel therapeutics.

The symposium will feature:

  • A shared symposium session with Lorne Proteins including keynote speakers Wayne Fairbrother and Margaret Brimble
  • Two specialized breakout sessions with lots of opportunities for abstract talks
  • Poster Preview Talks
  • A Poster Session
  • Morning Tea, Lunch and Afternoon coffee.
  • Entry to the Lorne Proteins Special Evening Lecture, provisionally scheduled to be given by 2018 Chemistry Nobel Laureate Frances Arnold.

Abstract submissions for oral presentations will close on Nov 23rd 2018
Abstract submissions for posters will close on Jan 11th 2018

Organising Committee

Martin Scanlon (Chair) – Monash Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Vicky Avery – Griffith University
Susan Charman - Monash University
Peter Czabotar – WEHI
Paul Harris – University of Auckland
Sheena McGowan -Monash University
Richard Payne - Univerity of Sydney
Moana Simpson – Griffith University

Drug Discovery and Development Symposium Speakers

Speakers subject to change. Please check back for updates.