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Past Conferences, Workshops and Events

  • 2017
    Month Event title Purpose Travellers Destination
    June 2017 The Southern Star Poultry Alliance Conference Oral Presentation Khaled Kanakri Adelaide, SA
  • 2016
    Month Event title Purpose Travellers Destination
    Feb 2016 Australian Poultry Science Symposium (APSS)

    Oral Presentation

    Khaled Kanakri

    Sydney, NSW
    Apr 2016 FoodLegal Symposium

    Invited Speaker

    Robert Gibson

    Melbourne, VIC
    May 2016 87th Nestlé Nutrition Institute Workshop: "Complementary Feeding: Building the Foundations for a Healthy Life" 

    Invited Speaker

    Maria Makrides

    Singapore
    May 2016 PSANZ 20th Annual Congress

    Session Chair

    Oral Presentations

    Maria Makrides, Philippa Middleton

    Carmel Collins, Anoja Gunaratne, Naomi Fink, Maria Makrides

    Townsville, QLD
    May 2016 Cochrane Systematic Reviews of Complex Interventions Workshop

    Participant

    Rehana Abdus Salam

    Melbourne, VIC
    June 2016 Australian Society for Medical Research (ASMR)

    Oral Presentation

    Khaled Kanakri

    Adelaide, SA
    June 2016 Australia and New Zealand Society for the Developmental Origins of Health and Disease (DOHaD) Conference

    Oral Presentations

    Poster Presentation

    Beverly Muhlhausler, Dao Huynh, Jacquie Gould, Karen Best, Katie Wood

    Khaled Kanakri

    Adelaide, SA
    July 2016 "Improving Nutritional Guidelines for Sustainable Health Policies" Closed Meeting

    Invited Speaker

    Participant

    Robert Gibson

    Maria Makrides

    Venice, Italy
    July 2016 SAHMRI and Health Partners 'Early childhood nutrition and allergies' Public Lecture

    Invited Speakers

    Tim Green and Merryn Netting

    Adelaide, SA
    July 2016 Australian Society of Animal Production Conference 2016

    Poster Presentation

    Khaled Kanakri

    Adelaide, SA
    Sep 2016 2016 World Poultry Congress

    Oral and Poster Presentation

    Khaled Kanakri

    Beijing, China
    Sep 2016 12th Congress of the International Society for the Study of Fatty Acids and Lipids (ISSFAL)

    Oral Presentations

    Katie Wood and Jacquie Gould

    Stellenbosch, South Africa
    Dec 2016 Australian Statistical Conference

    Invited Presentation

    Lisa Yelland

    Canberra, ACT
  • 2015
    Month Event Title Purpose Travellers Destination
    Jan 2015 9th World Congress of Pediatrics Invited Speaker (presentation given via webinar) Maria Makrides Hurghada, Egypt
    Mar 2015 Journees CHEVRUEL 2015; Lipids & Brain 3 Invited Speakers Maria Makrides, Robert Gibson Paris, France
    Mar 2015 Singapore Health Economics Association Annual Conference Oral Presentation Sharmina Ahmed Singapore
    Apr 2015 DOHaD Conference 2015 Session Chair Beverly Muhlhausler Melbourne, Victoria
    Apr 2015 IMPACT Network Workshop

    Session Chair

    Oral Presentation

    Maria Makrides

    Naomi Fink

    Melbourne, Victoria
    Apr 2015 PSANZ 19th Annual Conference

    Oral Presentations

    Dao Huynh, Shao (Jo) Zhou, Carmel Collins, Beverly Muhlhausler, Karen Best, Dominique Condo

    Melbourne, Victoria
    June 2015 Panarcadian Association of South Australian (Kolokotronis) Incorporated

    Invited Speaker

    Maria Makrides

    Torrensville, South Australia
    June 2015 EXPO 2015 - The new challenge: Back to Basics

    Invited Speakers

    Session Chair

    Maria Makrides, Robert Gibson

    Maria Makrides

    Milan, Italy
    June 2015 Australian Society for Medical Research (ASMR)

    Oral Presentation

    Naomi Fink

    Adelaide, South Australia
    Aug 2015 36th Annual Conference of the International Society for Clinical Biostatistics

    Oral Presentation

    Lisa Yelland

    Utrecht, Netherlands
    Sep 2015 26th Annual Conference of the Australasian Society of Clinical Immunology and Allergy (ASCIA)

    Invited Speaker

    Session Chair, Oral and Poster Presentation, Workshop Panel

    Maria Makrides

    Merryn Netting

    Adelaide, South Australia
    Sep 2015 SAHMRI Inaugral Research Showcase

    Presentations

    Imme Penttila, Shao (Jo) Zhou, Carmel Collins, Philippa Middleton, Karen Best, Karen Hawke, Lenka Malek, Merryn Netting, Liu Ge, Naomi Fink, Erandi Hewawasam, Yichao Huang

    Adelaide, South Australia
    Sep 2015 AAOCS Infant Lipids Workshop

    Invited Speaker

    Robert Gibson

    Williamstown, VIC
    Oct 2015 Health Ed General Practice Education Day

    Invited Speaker

    Robert Gibson

    Melbourne, VIC
    Oct 2015 IPPIC Network Project meeting 

    Invited Speakers

    Robert Gibson and Maria Makrides

    London, UK
    Oct 2015 University of Toronto, Nutritional Sciences Faculty of Medicine Seminar

    Invited Speakers

    Robert Gibson and Maria Makrides

    Toronto, Canada
    Oct 2015 12th Fatty Acids in Cell Signalling (FACS) Conference

    Invited Speakers

    Robert Gibson and Maria Makrides

    Toronto, Canada
    Oct 2015 Centre Hopsitalier de l'Universite Laval (CHUL) Seminar

    Invited Speakers

    Robert Gibson and Maria Makrides

    Quebec, Canada
    Dec 2015 Annual Congress of the Italian Nutrition Society "Dietary Guidelines and Public Health: an international perspective"

    Invited Speaker

    Robert Gibson

    Florence, Italy
  • 2014
    Month Event title Purpose Travellers Destination
    Jan 2014 2nd International Conference on Nutrition and Growth Invited Speaker Jo Zhou Barcelona, Spain
    Feb 2014 Morning Tea with the Governor General, Honourable Quentin Bryce Invited Guests

    Robert Gibson

    Maria Makrides

    Melbourne, Victoria
    Mar 2014 Australian Clinical Trials Alliance (ACTA) Summit 2014 Invited Guest Maria Makrides Melbourne, Victoria
    Mar 2014 Workshop on Omega-3 Fatty Acids in Health and Disease Invited Speakers

    Robert Gibson

    Maria Makrides

    Rome, Italy
    Apr 2014 IMPACT and PSANZ 18th Annual Congress 2014

    Poster and Oral Presentations

    Oral Presentations

     

    Poster Presentation

    Maria Makrides, Robert Gibson

    Jacqueline Gould, Nicola Gawlik, Lenka Malek, Jessica Reid

    Anoja Gunaratne

    Perth, Western Australia
    May 2014 Healthy Mothers, Babies and Children Theme Launch; South Australian Health and Medical Research Institute (SAHMRI)

    Overview of Theme

    Maria Makrides

    Adelaide, South Australia
    May 2014 SAHMRI Seminar Series

    Invited Speaker

    Maria Makrides

    Adelaide, South Australia
    June 2014 SAHMRI Scientific Launch Public Event

    Panel Member

    Maria Makrides

    Adelaide, South Australia
    June 2014 Australian Society for Medical Research (ASMR) Oral presentation

    Sharmina Ahmed

    Katie Wood

    Adelaide, South Australia
    June 2014 Montreal Conference Oral and Poster Presentation Lenka Malek Montreal, Canada
    June 2014 11th Congress of the International Society for the Study of Fatty Acids and Lipids (ISSFAL)

    Invited Speakers

     

    Oral presentation and poster

     

    Oral presentation

    Maria Makrides and Robert Gibson

     

    Katie Wood

     

    Jacqueline Gould

    Beverly Muhlhausler

    Stockholm, Sweden
    June 2014 47th Annual Australian Institute of Food Science and Technology: Food - the Final Frontier

    Oral Presentation

    Laura Blake

    Melbourne, Victoria
    July 2014 Global Food Security Forum, University of Nottingham Malaysia Invited Speaker Robert Gibson Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    July 2014 "A Better World for Women and Children through Ayurveda Nutrition" Australasian Association of Ayurveda Invited Speaker Anoja Gunaratne Adelaide, South Australia
    July 2014 WCHRI/PSANZ/SAHMRI twilight seminar series for health professionals and consumers "Towards Human Milk Banking in South Australia"

    Facilitator

    Invited Speaker

    Panel Member

    Maria Makrides

    Emma Tonkin

    Robert Gibson

    Adelaide, South Australia
    Aug 2014 IMPACT Network and PSANZ Perinatal Mortality Group

    Invited Speaker

    Attendee

    Maria Makrides

    Robert Gibson

    Brisbane, Queensland
    Aug 2014 Maternal and Early Childhood Nutrition invited lectures at James Cook University Invited Speakers

    Robert Gibson, Maria Makrides

    Cairns, Queensland
    Aug 2014 Plant Analysis Training Course, Australasian Soil & Plant Analysis Council Invited Presenter Lyndon Palmer Brisbane, Queensland
    Sep 2014 Australian College of Neonatal Nursing Annual Conference Invited Speakers

    Carmel Collins,  Jess Reid

    Adelaide, South Australia
    Sep 2014 ODS Iodine Roundtable Invited Speakers Maria Makrides, Robert Gibson Maryland, United States
    Sep 2014 Office of Nutritional Supplements, National Institutes of Health Presentation

    Robert Gibson

    Maria Makrides
    Maryland, United States
    Sep 2014 Australian Health Economics Society Conference Oral Presentation Sharmina Ahmed Adelaide, South Australia
    Oct 2014 NNI Protein Symposium - protein in paediatrics Invited Speaker Maria Makrides SAHMRI, Adelaide, South Australia
    Oct 2014 University of South Australia's Nutrition, chronic disease and the role of inflammation and the microbiome; a symposium Invited Speakers Robert Gibson, Maria Makrides SAHMRI, Adelaide, South Australia
    Nov 2014 5th International Conference on Nutrition and Nurture in Infancy and Childhood Oral presentation Jacqueline Gould Sydney, New South Wales
    Nov 2014 Pediatric Society of New Zealand (PSNZ) 66th Annual Scientific Meeting Invited Speaker and Chair Maria Makrides Napier, Hawkes Bay, New Zealand
  • 2013
    Month Event title Purpose Travellers Destination
    Feb 2013 Australian Institute of Food Science and Technology (AIFST) Summer School 2013 Oral Presentation

    Kanch Wickramarachchi

    Laura Blake
    Sydney, New South Wales
    Apr 2013 PSANZ 17th Annual Congress 2013

    Invited Speaker

    Oral Presentation

     

    Poster Presentation

    Attendee

    Maria Makrides

    Carmel Collins

    Jacqueline Gould

    Lenka Malek

    Anoja Gunaratne

    Adelaide, South Australia
    Apr 2013 ISSFAL/PSANZ special workshop on Lipids in Perinatal Care

    Co-Convenor & Plenary Speaker

     

    Attendee

    Maria Makrides

    Robert Gibson

     

    Anoja Gunaratne

    Adelaide, South Australia
    Apr 2013 27th Annual Meeting of the Fetal and Neonatal Workshop of Australian and New Zealand Oral Presentation

    Jing Zhou

    Mini Vithayathil

    Barossa Valley, South Australia
    Apr 2013 13th International Symposium on Soil and Plant Analysis

    Workshop Presentation

    Oral Poster and Presentation

    Lyndon Palmer Queenstown, New Zealand
    May 2013 Heart Foundation Conference Poster Presentation Liu Ge Adelaide, South Australia
    Jun 2013 Nestle Nutrition Institute (Oceania region) and the Nutrition Society of Australia 2013 Adelaide Nutrition Update Day Invited Speaker Jacqueline Gould Adelaide, South Australia
    Jun 2013 Australasian Human Development Association Poster Presentation Jacqueline Gould Sunshine Coast, Queensland
    July 2013 Pfizer Educational Meeting Invited Speaker Robert Gibson Sydney, New South Wales
    July 2013 Association of Neonatal Nurses of South Australia "Long chain polyunsaturated fatty acids and preterm infant health and dvelopment" Plenary Speaker Carmel Collins Adelaide, South Australia
    Aug 2013 "Illuma China Symposium" Wyeth Nutrtiional (China) Co. Ltd Invited Speaker Robert Gibson Beijing and Shanghai, China
    Aug 2013 AGSA/ICC International Cereal Chemistry conference Oral Presentation

    Laura Blake

    Kanch Wickramarachchi

    Perth, Western Australia
    Oct 2013 11th Eurofed Lipid Conference. Oils, Fats and Lipids: New strategies for a high quality future Invited Speaker

    Robert Gibson

    Maria Makrides

    Antalya, Turkey
    Nov 2013 Launch of Ferrero's 2012 Corporate Social Responsibility Report Invited Speaker Robert Gibson Sydney, New South Wales
    Nov 2013 Master Ferrero Awards Ceremony Invited Speaker Robert Gibson Turin, Italy
  • 2012
    Month Event title Purpose Travellers Destination
    Feb 2012 Reframing the Agenda; A National Forum on Food Security to 2050 Invited Speaker Robert Gibson, Maria Makrides Adelaide, South Australia
    Mar 2012 20th European Congress of Psychiatry 2012 Invited Speaker Maria Makrides Prague, Czech Republic
    Mar 2012 74th NNI Workshop Program; Maternal and Child Nutrition: the first 1000 days Invited Speaker Maria Makrides Goa, India
    Mar 2012 16th Annual Congress of the Perinatal Society of Australia and New Zealand (PSANZ 2012) Oral Presentation

    Anoja Gunaratne

    Carmel Collins

    Sydney, New South Wales
    Mar 2012 17th Congress of the Federation of Asian and Oceania Perinatal Societies (FAOPS) Oral Presentation Anoja Gunaratne Sydney, New South Wales
    Mar 2012 26th Fetal and Neonatal Workshop

    Participants

    Oral Presentation

    Jessica Gugusheff, Mini Vithayathil, Zhi Ong

    Jing Zhou

    Shaol Bay, Port Stephens, NSW
    Mar 2012 Interdisciplinary Maternal and Perinatal Clinical Trials (IMPACT) Conference Oral Presentation Jessica Reid Sydney, New South Wales
    Apr 2012 Flinders Medical Centre Grand Round Invited Speaker Maria Makrides Bedford Park, Adelaide
    May 2012 10th Congress of International Society for the Study of Fatty Acids and Lipids (ISSFAL 2012)

    Invited Speaker

     

    Poster Presentation

    Maria Makrides, Robert Gibson, Jacqueline Gould, Wei-Chun Tu

    Liu Ge

    Lilik Kartikasari
    Vancouver, Canada
    June 2012 Australian Society for Medical Research Annual Scientific Meeting

    Oral Presentation

     

     

    Poster Presentation

    Jacqueline Gould

    Jing Zhou

    Mini Vithayathil

    Wei-Chun Tu

    Zhi Ong

    Lilik Kartikasari
    Adelaide, South Australia
    July 2012 45th Australian Institute of Food Science and Technology Convention

    Invited Speaker

    Participant

    Poster Presentation

    Robert Gibson

    Kanch Wickramarachchi

    Laura Blake
    Adelaide, South Australia
    Aug 2012 62nd Australian Cereal Chemistry Conference Poster Presentation

    Kanch Wickramarachchi

    Laura Blake
    Gold Coast, Queensland
    Sept 2012 16th International Congress of Dietetics Invited Speaker Maria Makrides Sydney
    Oct 2012 AuSPEN part of Australian Gastroenterology week Invited Speaker Maria Makrides Adelaide South Australia
    Oct 2012 77th NNI Workshop Program: The Importance of Immunonutrition Invited Speaker Maria Makrides Panama, Central America
    Nov 2012 World Congress of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition 2012 (WCPGHAN) Invited Speaker Maria Makrides Taipei, Taiwan
    Nov 2012 Nutrition Society of Australia 36th Annual Scientific Meeting

    Invited Speaker

    Oral and Poster Presentation

    Maria Makrides

    Jacqueline Gould

    Wollongong, New South Wales
    Dec 2012 Robinson Institute 2012 Symposium Invited Speaker Maria Makrides Adelaide, South Australia
  • 2011
    Month Event title Purpose Travellers Destination
    March 2011 70th Nestle Nutrition Institute Workshop "Meeting micronutrient requirements for Health and Development" Workshop Attendance Jo Zhou Cebu, Phillipines
    March 2011 French Lipid Society 2011 Invited Speaker Robert Gibson, Maria Makrides Paris, France
    April 2011 Swedish Paediatric Society Invited Participant Maria Makrides, Robert Gibson Umea, Sweden
    April 2011 2011 ASEAN Pediatric Congress Invited Speaker Robert Gibson, Carmel Collins Singapore
    April 2011 DHA and Early Brain Development: What is the Evidence? Obstetrical and Gynaecological Society of Malaysia Symposia Invited Speaker Carmel Collins Malaysia
    April 2011 PSANZ 15th Annual Congress Oral and Poster Presentation Carmel Collins Hobart, Tasmania
    May 2011 The European Society for Paediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition (ESPGHAN) Poster Presentation Jo Zhou Sorrento, Italy
    May 2011 Dietitians Association of Australia 29th National Conference Invited Speaker Maria Makrides Adelaide, South Australia
    May 2011 University of Southern Queensland Invited Speaker Beverly Muhlhausler Toowoomba, QLD
    June 2011 7th Asia Pacific Conference on Clinical Nutrition Invited Speaker Jo Zhou Bangkok, Thailand
    June 2011 Australian Society for Medical Research (ASMR) SA Annual Scientific Meeting Oral Presentation

    Lilik Kartikasari

    Mini Vithayathil

    Jing Zhou

    Adelaide, South Australia
    July 2011 HDA Seminar. Micronutrients in Pregnancy: It's the little things that count Invited Speaker Jo Zhou Adelaide, South Australia
    Aug 2011 Australian Breastfeeding Association Annual Conference Invited Speaker Carmel Collins Adelaide, South Australia
    Sept 2011 Nutrition Society Special Meeting on fetal programming Invited Speaker Beverly Muhlhausler Newcastle, NSW
    Sept 2011 33rd ESPEN congress (European Society for Clinical Nutrition and Metabolism) Invited Speaker Maria Makrides Gothenburg Sweden
    Sept 2011 Australia-China Post Symposium Follow Up Workshop Participant Robert Gibson, Maria Makrides, Jo Zhou Shanghai, China
    Sept 2011 University of Adelaide Public Event; Eating for Two - Nutrition in Pregnancy Invited Speaker Maria Makrides Adelaide, South Australia
    Oct 2011 71st Nestle Institute Workshop Program "Recent advances in Growth Research: Nutritional, Molecular and Endocrine Perspectives" Plenary Speaker Maria Makrides Vienna, Austria
    Nov 2011 10th Fatty Acids in Cell Signalling Meeting "Docosahexaenoic Acid in Translation Medicine" Invited Speaker Maria Makrides, Robert Gibson New Orleans, USA
  • 2010
    Month Event title Purpose Travellers Destination
    Feb 2010 Australian Poultry Symposium Oral presentation Lilik Kartikasari Sydney, New South Wales
    March 2010 67th Nestle Nutrition Institute Workshop Maria attend advisory board meeting, and Bob attend and present at workshop Robert Gibson, Maria Makrides Morocco
    March 2010 14th Annual Congress of The Perinatal Society of Australia and New Zealand (PSANZ 2010) Poster presentations Zhi Ong, Beverly Muhlhausler New Zealand
    March 2010 24th Annual Meeting Fetal and Neonatal workshop of Australia and New Zealand Oral presentation Beverly Muhlhausler, Zhi Ong New Zealand
    April 2010 Perinatal Society of Australia and New Zealand, 14th Annual Congress Oral presentation Carmel Collins Wellington
    May 2010 9th Congress of the International Society for the study of Fatty Acids and Lipids (ISSFAL)

    Oral and Poster Presentation

    Poster Presentation

    Invited Speaker

    Beverly Muhlhausler, Wei-Chun Tu

    Liu Ge

    Robert Gibson, Maria Makrides
    Netherlands
    May 2010 Australian Academy of Science, Science at the Shine Dome Present a workshop Robert Gibson, Maria Makrides Canberra, ACT
    May 2010 Dietitians Association of Australia, 28th National Conference Oral presentation Carmel Collins Melbourne, Victoria
    May 2010 Pediatric Academic Societies Oral presentation Carmel Collins Vancouver
    June 2010 European Academy of Allergy and Clinical immunology Congress Invited speaker Debbie Palmer London
    June 2010 Australian Society for Medical Research South Australia annual scientific meeting Presentations Zhi Ong, Lilik Kartikasari, Dijana Milijkovic Adelaide, South Australia
    June 2010 "Maternal and child nutrition through Ayurvedic Nutrition" Australasian Association of Ayurveda Invited Speaker Anoja Gunaratne Adelaide, South Australia
    July 2010 XI International Congress of Obesity Poster presentations Zhi Ong, Beverly Muhlhausler Stockholm, Sweden
    July 2010 Healthy Development Adelaide Orator Maria Makrides Adelaide, South Australia
    July 2010 2nd Nutritional Genomics Symposium - A Healthy Start to Life Poster presentation Zhi Ong Adelaide, South Australia
    July 2010 Danone Asia Pacific Nutrition Symposium Invited Speaker Robert Gibson China
    July 2010 IUPAC-RACI Conference Poster Presentation Colin Jenner Melbourne, Victoria
    Aug 2010 Endocrine Society of Australia Annual Scientific Meeting Invited speaker Maria Makrides Sydney, New South Wales
    Aug 2010 Healthy Development Adelaide Annual Food Industry forum Invited speaker Maria Makrides Adelaide, South Australia
    Oct 2010 Research Day, School of Agriculture Food and Wine Oral Presentation Lilik Kartikasari Adelaide, South Australia
    Oct 2010 The European Academy of Paediatric Societies, 3rd Congress, Oral presentation & poster presentation Carmel Collins Copenhagen, Denmark
    Oct 2010 Australian Society of Baking Annual Conference Key Speaker Colin Jenner Sydney, New South Wales
    Nov 2010 Seafood Health Conference Invited Speaker Maria Makrides Melbourne, Victoria
    Dec 2010 Nutrition Society of Australia, 34th Annual Scientific Meeting Invited Chair and Speaker Maria Makrides Perth, Western Australia
  • 2009
    Month Event title Purpose Travellers Destination
    July 2009 42nd Annual Australian Institute of Food Science Technology Convention 2009 Keynote speaker Maria Makrides Brisbane, Queensland
    Aug 2009 Annual Scientific Meeting of the Endocrine society of Australia (ESA) and Society of Reproductive Biology (SRB) Poster presentation Zhi Ong Adelaide, South Australia
    Sept 2009 59thAust Cereal Chemistry Conference Oral Presentation Colin Jenner Wagga Wagga, Western Australia
    Sept 2009 World Congress on Oils (WCOF) and Fats and 28th ISF Congress Students all presented, Maria invited speaker Robert Gibson, Maria Makrides, Lilik Kartikasari, Wei-Chun Tu, Melissa Gregory Sydney, New South Wales
    Oct 2009 Research Day, School of Agriculture Food and wine Poster presentation Lilik Kartikasari Adelaide, South Australia
    Oct 2009 50th Annual meeting of the European Society of Paediatric Research To present the results of the Dino trial and Keynote speaker at a symposium for Nestle Maria Makrides Germany
    Oct 2009 International Congress of Nutrition (ICN) Conference Speaker Robert Gibson, Beverly Muhlhausler Thailand
    Nov 2009 66th Nestle Nutrition Institute Workshop Maria as a speaker at the workshop, and Bob an attendee Robert Gibson, Maria Makrides China
    Nov 2009 Health Research Series at Parliament house Speaker Maria Makrides Adelaide, South Australia
    Nov 2009 The Royal Women's Hospital Cool Topics in Neonatology Seminar Robert Gibson chaired the meeting, and Maria Makrides as a speaker Maria Makrides, Robert Gibson Melbourne, Victoria
    Dec 2009 Nutrition Society of Australia Attend conference and give a workshop to mid career researchers Robert Gibson, Maria Makrides Newcastle, New South Wales
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