Queenstown Research Week 2021 Is On

Mon 30 Aug - Thurs 2nd September


 The 31st Annual Queenstown Molecular Biology meeting SOLD OUT  

The Queenstown Molecular Biology (QMB) meeting will run in the same format as 2019, as a 2-day general science meeting, on Wednesday 1st and Thursday 2nd  of September. The co-ordinator of the organising committee for 2021 is Dr Maren Wellenreuther from Plant and Food Research. 

 The 16th New Zealand Medical Sciences Congress SOLD OUT  

MedSci 2021 will take place on Wednesday 1st and Thursday 2nd Sept. The chief convenors for MedSci for 2021 are Assoc. Prof Rebecca Campbell and Dr Jeff Ericksson from the University of Otago.

SATELLITE MEETINGS (Start at 10.00 Monday after Powhiri)

Mihi Whakatau with keynote speaker  
8.30 a.m -10.00 a.m Monday 30th August
Convenor Katrina Bevan

Applied Genetics in Breeding Technologies 
Andy Allen (Plant and Food Research) SOLD OUT

CRISPR Technologies (1 day)
Convenors Peter Fineran (UoO), Veronika Sander (UoA), Jennifer Hollywood(UoA), Cushla McKinney (UoO), Indranil Basak (UoO), Silke Neumann, (UoO) 

Advances in Microscopy (1 day)Mihnea Bostina (UoO) Otago Karen Reader (UoO) Lloyd Donaldson (Scion)  SOLD OUT

Metabolic Diseases and Heart Disease Organised jointly by Maurice Wilkins Centre (Kate Lee (UoA,) Vickey Cameron (UoO) and Sharon Ladyman (UoO)) and Healthy Hearts Aotearoa NZ (TBA)

Infectious Diseases Convenors Dr Jemma Geoghegan (UoO) and Dr Joanna Hicks (Waikato) SOLD OUT

Cancer Convenors Rachel Purcell (UoO) and Cherie Blenkiron (UoA) SOLD OUT


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Key Dates:
Monday 19 July, 2021
QRW Earlybird Registration Deadline
Thursday 1 July, 2021
QRW Abstract Submission Deadline
Monday 19 July, 2021
AWCBR Early Bird Registration. NOTE: Abstract Submission Deadline 30th May.
Friday 16 July, 2021
Major Awards Application Deadline
QRW Updates: