Remodeling of host red blood cells by malaria parasites

Professor Tania de Kroning-Ward
Professor Tania de Kroning-Ward

Description

Tania de Koning-Ward is a Professor in Molecular Microbiology at the School of Medicine at Deakin University. She obtained her PhD from the University of Melbourne and after two postdoctoral stints at Leiden University, The Netherlands, and at WEHI in Melbourne as a Howard Florey Repatriation Fellow, she established her own group at Deakin University in 2008. Here she heads the malaria pathogenesis research group where her program aims to dissect at a molecular level key parasite-host interactions to identify novel targets for drug and vaccine development against malaria parasites. For her research, Prof de Koning-Ward was awarded the Commonwealth Health Minister’s Prize for Excellence in Medical Research.

Date & time

1–2pm 8 June 2017

Location

Slatyer Seminar Room, D.A. Brown Building (Bldg 47), Daley Road, ANU

Speakers

Professor Tania de Koning-Ward

Contacts

 Rowena Martin
 61 (0) 2 6197 0051

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