Students

Students

Conditions for receiving free student registration:
  • One complimentary student registration per registered lab head 
  • The student’s lab head must also register for the meeting.
  • The student must submit an abstract for a poster or a talk presentation.
  • The offer will be capped to the first 50 student registrations.
  • If for any reason a lad head cancels their registration, the student will be required to pay the registration fee.
  • The deadline to register for the complimentary student registration is by the poster submission deadline (or until 50 places are reached).

 

Lorne Infection and Immunity are pleased to announce $50 off the registration cost for all second and subsquent students whose lab head has registered for the conference. 

Conditions apply:

  • The student’s lab head must also register for the meeting.
  • The student must submit an abstract for a poster or a talk presentation.
  • If for any reason a lad head cancels their registration, the student will be required to pay the additional $50
  • The deadline to register for the discounted rate is by the poster submission deadline
Prizes:

Student poster prizes are awarded at each conference. Each poster has two judges allocated, who will usually be invited international or local speakers. Each judge has approximately 5-7 posters to assess. The judge will assess each poster presentation on scientific content, visual clarity and quality of verbal communication. After the results are collated the best two or three posters overall will be awarded a poster prize.

 

Past Prize Winners:

2017

Angela Harrison
University of Melbourne

Prize provided by the Lorne Infection and Immunity Conference

Sashika Richards 
Australian National University

Prize provided by the Biochemical Journal

Liriye Kurtovic
Burnet Institute

Prize provided by the Lorne Infection and Immunity Conference

2016

Steven Cho
Hudson Institute of Medical Research 
Prize provided by Lorne Infection & Immunity Conference

Ambika Mosale Venkatesh Murthy
Institute for Molecular BiosciencePrize provided by Lorne Infection & Immunity conference

 

2015

Joshua Newson
University of Melbourne

Prize provided by Lorne Infection & Immunity Conference

Julie Nguyen
Monash University

Prize provided by Lorne Infection & Immunity conference

 

2014

Sarah Charnaud
Burnet Institute

Prize provided by International Journal for Parasitology

Andrew Turner
University of Queensland

Prize provided by VIIN

Alan Yu
University of Queensland, Diamantina Institute

Prize provided by VIIN

2013

Lori Turner
Monash University

Prize provided by Nature Immunology

Jaclyn Pearson
University of Melbourne

Prize provided by VIIN

 

2012

Jana McCaskill
UQ Diamantina Institute

Prize provided by Nature Immunology

Yu-Chih Liu
Monash University

Prize provided by VIIN

Jhih-Hang Jiang
Monash University

Prize provided by VIIN

 2011

Jo Anne Chan
Walter and Eliza Hall Institute

Prize provided by VIIN

Vanessa Evans
Monash University

Prize provided by VIIN 

Redmond Patrick Smyth
Burnet Institute

Prize provided by VIIN

Amanda Stanley
Institute for Molecular Bioscience

Prize provided by Nature Immunology