TRI Auditorium

Faculty of Medicine 3MT Final

Show your support for our incredible research students as they compete at the Faculty final of the Three Minute Thesis (3MT®) competition.

The event will be MC'd by the renowned Professor Ian Frazer and will showcase the work of ten of our best and brightest Higher Degree Research students. The finalists are:

Finalist  Title 
Cody Frear (CHRC)  Negative Pressure Wound Therapy in Paediatric Burns: Noo-Noo or No-No?
Guillaume Burnet (SBMS)  SOS: Save our Sperm!
Yassmin Musthaffa (UQDI) Turning cell destroyers into cell protectors: the cure for Type 1 Diabetes
Aakanksha Dixit (UQCCR)  The worm has turned!
Abirami Ratnasingham (UQCCR) No Time to Weight
Oishee Chatterjee (QIMR)  Making Breast Cancer Treatment More Personal!
Samuel Brookfield (SPH)  Why are we not all on drugs, right now?  Asking the right questions about methamphetamine.
Lena Batoon (MRI-UQ)  Osteomacs: the army engineers of our bodies
Jessica Turner (MRI-UQ)  From erection to contraction: the re-purposing of a little blue pill
Liam O’Brien (MRI-UQ)  Evaluating next-generation leukemia vaccines using humanized mice

Light refreshments will be served while the judges deliberate and the first 100 RSVP's will also receive a free coffee voucher for Cafe Catalyst.

3MT® celebrates the discoveries made by research students and gives them a platform to share their research and its impact in a language that a non-specialist audience can understand, all in just three minutes. Launched at UQ in 2008, 3MT® is now held in 600 universities across more than 65 countries.