Dr Meredith Redd will discuss how a spider venom peptide, Hi1a, can prevent cardiac injury and shows great therapeutic potential as a novel cardioprotective drug. Dr Sonia Shah will discuss how genetics influence our heart heath and predict our heart health outcomes. Mark Milner will inform us about how inflammation can be a key driver for Alzheimer’s disease. And Dr Larisa Labzin will enlighten you on her COVID-19 research and share how she is developing anti-inflammatories to help fight the disease.

About Alumni events

Our events will take place online or in person. Keep an eye out below for our evolving list of virtual events that you can attend wherever you are in the world.  

The Alumni Relations & Engagement team coordinates a range of events locally and internationally. You can keep up to date with UQ alumni events in your area by updating your details.