Mouse Pathology Workshop - The Kinghorn Cancer Centre, Darlinghurst, Sydney, Australia

Scope/Topic

Mar 12, 2014 - Mar 14, 2014

The Kinghorn Cancer Centre, Darlinghurst, Sydney, Australia

This workshop will provide intensive training in laboratory mouse pathology and histopathology and is aimed at laboratory animal veterinarians and scientists. It includes didactic sessions on particular disease areas and models. Participants have an opportunity to interact with a group of prominent mouse pathologists and geneticists from leading research institutions.

The workshop will be complemented by a tour of the innovative ABR facility, Moss Vale, combined with lunch at a Southern Highlands winery on March 11th, 2014.

Topics include:

  • Interpretation of the histopathogenesis of tumors

  • Genetic basis of common strain specific background diseases associated with aging

  • Osteomancy: Strengths and weaknesses of mouse bone models

  • Lymphoid tissue

  • Allergic diseases

  • Stem cell pathology and mouse models of cancer

  • Spontaneous and genetic based diseases of skin and adnexa

  • Ciliopathies- Diversity in ciliary function and disease

  • Biology and pathology of mouse development

  • Systemic approaches for working up a mutant mouse as an animal model of human disease

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Organizers

Mar 12, 2014 - Mar 14, 2014

The Kinghorn Cancer Centre, Darlinghurst, Sydney, Australia

Jennifer Corrigan, M.S., The Jackson Laboratory
Jenny Kingham, BVSc, MACVSc, Garvan Instituted and CEO of Australian BioResources

Speakers

Mar 12, 2014 - Mar 14, 2014

The Kinghorn Cancer Centre, Darlinghurst, Sydney, Australia

2014 Speakers include:

John Mattick, Ph.D., AO, FAA, FRCPA, Director, The Garvin Institute
John Sundberg, D.V.M, Ph.D., Diplomate, A.C.V.P., The Jackson Laboratory
Peter Vogel, D.V.M, Ph.D., Diplomate, A.C.V.P., St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
Harm HogenEsch, D.V.M, Ph.D., Diplomate, A.C.V.P., Purdue University
Jerrold Ward, D.V.M, Ph.D., Diplomate, A.C.V.P., Global VetPathology
Alexander Nikitin, M.D., Ph.D., Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine
Beth Sundberg, B.A., M.S., The Jackson Laboratory

For Complete Event Details please go to: http://jax.smalltalkevents.com.au

Schedule

Mar 12, 2014 - Mar 14, 2014

The Kinghorn Cancer Centre, Darlinghurst, Sydney, Australia

View the 2014 event schedule (.pdf). Please note that the schedule is subject to change. Updates will be made as they occur.

For Complete Event Details please go to: http://jax.smalltalkevents.com.au

Registration

Mar 12, 2014 - Mar 14, 2014

The Kinghorn Cancer Centre, Darlinghurst, Sydney, Australia

    Registration Fee: $990 Australian Currency

    To register, go to: http://jax.smalltalkevents.com.au

    Hotel/Travel

    Mar 12, 2014 - Mar 14, 2014

    The Kinghorn Cancer Centre, Darlinghurst, Sydney, Australia

    For Complete Event Details please go to: http://jax.smalltalkevents.com.au

    Sponsors

    Mar 12, 2014 - Mar 14, 2014

    The Kinghorn Cancer Centre, Darlinghurst, Sydney, Australia

    Event Contact:

    Erin McDevitt p: 207-288-6659