Term 4 Week 2 Associate Professor Ivan Poon

Term 4 Week 2 Associate Professor Ivan Poon

Death of a Cell

Looking at how and why cells die with A/Prof Ivan Poon

Thursday 13 Oct 2022

11.00am-12.00pm AEDST

Dr Poon’s laboratory studies how and why cells disassemble into smaller fragments when they die. His research on cell fragmentation is important for the development of new treatments for diseases associated with cell death, including cardiovascular, autoimmune and infectious diseases.

Join us to hear about Ivan’s journey to investigating cell death.

Facilitator: Dr Beatrice Chiew, University of Newcastle. Beatrice is part of the IMNIS Catalyst program.

Learn more about Beatrice and the program here.


Registrants will be sent a links and a worksheet related to the research prior to the session. Each session will include time for Q and A.

Download the worksheet here.

Any questions, email stelr.admin@atse.org.au 

This event is presented by the STELR Project (STELR) as part of the Victorian Challenge and Enrichment Series (VCES).