Invited Speakers and Awards of summer 2016

Dr. Triona Ni Chonghaile was invited to speak at the ICDS Conference in Cork June 2-4, 2016 Her talk was entitled: ‘ Determining Mitochondria’s Distance to Death’s Door’. As well as being asked to give a seminar in the Imperial College London in May 2016,
Triona also received an award from the SFI-HRB-Wellcome Trust Seed Award.

Dr. Annette Byrne was invited to speak at the World Preclinical Congress in Boston. Her talk was entitled: ‘Recapitulating the BETH Adjuvant Breast Cancer Clinical Trial Using Pre-Clinical Models’.

Stefan Haunsberger, CSM PhD Student was invited to give a talk in Germany on July 1st at the Faculty Day of the Department of Biotechnology and Bioinformatics at the University of Applied Sciences Weihenstephan-Triesdorf. The title of his talk was the ‘Development of a bioinformatics pipeline to investigate signalling network perturbation induced by miRNA dysregulation’.