Monthly meeting to bring together Adelaide’s Microbiome research community

Dr Michael Doane and Professor Rob Edwards are pleased to announce the commencement of the new FAME microbiome and metagenome monthly meetings, to be held in the function room at the Glenelg Surf Life Saving Club at the Glenelg foreshore.

Each month the meeting will include two 20-minute talks highlighting the latest advances in metagenomics and microbiome studies, with one talk focused on human microbiology and the other on environmental microbiology. Following the talks will be a social hour with a hosted bar.  The venue will be open at 3.45 pm for a 4 pm start for the talks. The social hour will be from 5 pm to 6 pm.

The Glenelg SLC is conveniently located adjacent to the Moseley Square Tram Stop, and parking is available underneath the venue. If you choose to drive and park, please obtain a ticket and pay inside the SLC for discounted parking ($4 total).

Meetings are scheduled for the following Tuesdays, so please mark your calendars:

  •  March 23
  • April 27
  • May 25
  • June 29
  • July 27

Dr. Feargal Ryan from SAHMRI and Dr. Michael Doane from Flinders University will talk at the first meeting.  

For more information contact Michael Doane ( or Rob Edwards ( Please feel free to invite your students or other colleagues who may have not have received FHMRI Cancer News.

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