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Sessions will start at 11.00 am Monday 15th April and finish mid afternoon Wedneday 17th April.

Confirmed Speakers

Prof Stefan Bröer Gage Lecture:
Can we starve the cancer but not the host?
Australian National University
Dr Fatwa Adiksuma Crispr Gene editing University of Adelaide
Dr Charles Cox Mechanosensitive channels Victor Chang Cardiac Research Institute
Dr Lachlan Rash Spider venoms in sodium channels University of Queensland
Prof Nick Spencer Optogenetic induction of colonic motility in gut Flinders University
A/Prof Stuart Brierley Chronic Pain SAHMRI
Dr Lin lin Ma When tarantulas meet hEAG1 channels Flinders University
Shannon Mostyn Glycine Transporters University of Sydney
Isabelle Rouiller MalFGK2 and TriABC transporters University of Melbourne
Sunita Ramesh Plant Membrane Transport University of Adelaide
Dr Seo-Kyung Chung Genetic causes of epilepsies University of Sydney
Dr Geza Berecki Dynamic Clamp in Epilepsies Florey Institute
Dr Lezanne Ooi Pluripotent stem cells in neurogenerative disease University of Wollongong

Gage Conferences Statement on Gender Balance

The Gage Conferences is committed to achieving gender balance in all aspects of their conferences. The Gage Conferences executive and organizing committees strives to achieve this equity through female and male representation on the executive, conference organizing committees, session chairs at scientific meetings, as well as through invitations to high quality speakers of both genders that represents the balance of our members. Members are defined as those who register and attend the Conference in the given year.

Gage Conference on Ion Channels and Transporters

Year 2019 Total Male Female
Committee 8 4 (50%) 4 (50%)
All members ? ? ?
Invited Speakers 11 6 (55%) 5 (45%)
All speakers ? ? ?
Session Chairs ? ? ?
Year 2017 Total Male Female
Committee 9 5 (56%) 4 (44%)
All members 87 54 (62%) 33 (38%)
All Speakers 44 30 (68%) 14 (32%)
Session Chairs 11 6 (55%) 5 (45%)

Year 2015 Total Male Female
Committee 8 5 (62%) 3 (38%)
All members 82 51 (62%) 31 (38%)
All Speakers 41 29 (71%) 12 (29%)
Session Chairs 11 7 (64%) 4 (36%)

Year 2013 Total Male Female
Committee 8 5 (62%) 3 (38%)
All members 85 57 (67%) 28 (33%)
All Speakers 45 33 (73%) 12 (27%)
Session Chairs 12 8 (67%) 4 (33%)

Year 2011 Total Male Female
Committee 6 3 (50%) 3 (50%)
All members 85 61 (72%) 24 (28%)
All Speakers 44 33 (75%) 11 (25%)
Session Chairs 11 6 (55%) 5 (45%)

Gage Conference on Muscle

Year 2016 Total Male Female
Committee 8 3 (37%) 5 (63%)
All members 62 34 (55%) 28 (45%)
All Speakers 42 24 (57%) 18 (43%)
Session Chairs 13 5 (39%) 8 (61%)

Year 2014 Total Male Female
Committee 11 6 (55%) 5 (45%)
All members 81 41 (51%) 40 (49%)
All Speakers 46 22 (48%) 24 (52%)
Session Chairs 13 8 (62%) 5 (38%)

Year 2012 Total Male Female
Committee 8 3 (37.5%) 5 (62.5%)
All members 83 43 (52%) 40 (48%)
All Speakers 49 27 (55%) 22 (45%)
Session Chairs 11 5 (45%) 6 (55%)


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