We once again want to thank the distinguished speakers below who presented at the Children’s Brain Cancer Conference 2023!

Speakers for 2024 will be announced soon!

Check out our new speakers for the Australian Children’s Brain Cancer Conference 2024!

Browse through their profiles by clicking on their photo for more information. New speakers are always being confirmed, so be sure to check back regularly for new additions!

Dr Peter Dirks

Dr Peter Dirks

Neurosurgeon/scientist, The Hospital For Sick Children
Professor Ron Firestein

Prof Ron Firestein

Head, Centre for Cancer Research,Hudson Institute of Medical Research
Dr Cynthia Hawkins

Dr Cynthia Hawkins

Neuropathologist, Professor, The Hospital for Sick Children
Prof Maria Kavallaris

Prof Maria Kavallaris

Head, Translational Cancer Nanomedicine, Children's Cancer Institute
Professor Ryan Lister

Prof Ryan Lister

Lab head, The University of Western Australia
Dr Anthony Mascia

Dr Anthony Mascia

Cincinnati Children’s Hospital
Aideen McInerney-Leo

A/Prof Aideen McInerney-Leo

Group Leader – Integrating Genomics into Medicine (IGM), Frazer Institute
Jordana McLoone

Dr Jordana McLoone

School of Clinical Medicine, UNSW Medicine & Health, Discipline of Paediatrics, UNSW Sydney, Australia
Quan Nguyen

Dr Quan Nguyen

Group Leader, University of Queensland and QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute
Professor Geraldine O'Neill

Prof Geraldine O’Neill

Department Head, The Children's Hospital at Westmead

Prof Jose Polo

The University of Adelaide

Dr Venkat Addala

Research Officer, QIMR Berghofer

Dr Christine White

Victorian Clinical Genetics Services
Qi Zhang

Dr Qi Zhang

Group Leader, SAiGENCI
Professor David Ziegler

Prof David Ziegler

Head, Neuro-Oncology, Sydney Children's Hospital

Might have to seperate plenary first

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