One-day workshop on mathematical modelling in biology and medicine
Date : Monday 9th November 2015
Location: SMART 6.210
Website: One-day workshop on mathematical modelling in biology and medicinehttp://eis.uow.edu.au/smas/UOW204680.html
There will be a one-day workshop on Monday 9th November with presentations covering the applications of mathematical modelling in the areas of mathematical biology and medicine (interpreted in a broad sense).
10.30 Dr Peter Kim (University of Sydney)
Cancer-immune dynamics of oncolytic virotherapy and dendritic cell vaccines
11.00 Adrianne Jenner (University of Sydney)
Mathematical modelling of viral oncolysis: a PEG-modified adenovirus conjugated with herceptin
11.20 Peter Hagedoorn (University of Wollongong)
The impact of media campaigns on the spread of alcoholism
11.40 Matthew Chan
Evolution of longevity, age at last birth and sexual conflict with grandmothering
14.00 Dr Mitra Safavi-Naeini (University of Wollongong)
The Mathematics of Medical Imaging: A Very Brief Introduction
14.30 Sara Loo (University of Sydney)
An agent-based model of male hunting versus mate guarding behaviour
14.50 Carl Ormerod (University of Wollongong)
Drug Transport through Control-Release Devices
15.10 Tea and Coffee and informal discussion
Financial support provided by the Institute for Mathematics & its Applications (UoW).
*Please note that lunch is not provided. Abstracts on webpage
Organisers A/PR M.I. Nelson & A/PR Prof A. Worthy (School of Mathematics, UoW).