Our Annual Symposium will be held on Monday 25 October 2021 from 3-5 PM via Zoom. The Symposium will feature oral presentations from multiple speakers and a plenary lecture delivered by Professor Susan Davis.
Our featured speaker will be Professor Susan Davis from Monash University who will present a talk titled “Estrogen Action, Depletion and Replacement for Bone Health in Women”.
The event will begin at 3.00pm and presentations will begin at 4.00pm and run for approximately an hour.
|Time||Presentation & Speaker|
|3.00 – 3.10||Introduction|
Prof. Gustavo Duque Director AIMSS
|3.10 – 4.00||Estrogen action, depletion and replacement for bone health in women|
Prof. Susan Davis Monash University
|PRESENTATIONS – Chair: Prof. Alan Hayes, Deputy Director AIMSS|
|4.00 – 4.12||Exploring Predictors for Falls and Fractures in Osteosarcopenic Older Women|
Kayley Miksa, AIMSS, iHeS-VU, Department of Medicine – Western Health, U. of Melbourne
|4.12 – 4.24||Skeletal muscle transcriptomic signature in women with PCOS is driven by non-cell autonomous mechanisms|
Dr Alba Moreno-Asso, AIMSS, iHeS-Victoria University,
|4.24 – 4.36||Severe low back or lower limb pain associated with recurrent falls and falls-related injury amongst community-dwelling older Australian females.|
Dr Julia Gilmartin-Thomas, AIMSS School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University & iHeS – Victoria University
|4.36 – 4.48||Preliminary data analysis on falls prevention in post-menopausal women|
Dr Noel Faux, Melbourne Data Analytics Platform (MDAP) University of Melbourne.
|4.48 – 5.00||Harnessing the transitional matrix to improve skeletal muscle health in sarcopenia and frailty|
Dr Nicole Stupka, AIMSS, Senior Research Fellow, Western Medicine, University of Melbourne.
|Presentations – 10 mins each, followed by 2 mins Q&A.|
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