COMMITTEE

Convenor:
Professor
Jennifer Gamble

Centenary Institute

Expertise:
Endothelium, Senescence, RhoGTPases, MicroRNA

Co-Convenor:
Professor
Matt Sweet

IMB, The University of Queensland

Expertise:
macrophages, Toll-like receptors, signalling, bacterial pathogens

Professor
John Hamilton

University of Melbourne

Expertise:
Macrophages, cytokines, arthritis, inflammation, pain

Professor
Michael Hickey

Monash University

Expertise:
leukocyte trafficking, intravital imaging

Professor Eric Morand

Monash University

Expertise:
Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE), Lupus, Glucocorticoid-induced leucine zipper (GILZ), Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA), Macrophage migration inhibitory factor (MIF)

Dr Kate Schroder

The University of Queensland

Expertise:
inflammasome signalling, toll-like receptor signalling, interferon signalling, myeloid cell biology

Dr Nicholas J Wilson

CSL Limited

Expertise:
Translational Research, Biomarkers, Human Biology, Therapeutics, Autoimmunity, Inflammation

IAIS Executive Committee (International Association Inflammation Societies)

Prof Graham Wallace - President
Prof Natalie Vergnolle - Vice President
Prof John Wallace - Treasurer
Dr Nick Wilson - Secretary
Dr Stephen Stimpson - Past President
Ian Adcock, PhD - Congress Chair, 2017
Prof Jennifer Gamble - Congress Chair, 2019
Prof Salvatore Cuzzocrea - Congress Chair 2021

Steering Committee

Prof Sam Breit (NSW, Australia)
Prof Warwick Britton (NSW, Australia)
A/Prof Irene Caminschi (VIC, Australia)
Dr Andrew Cook (VIC, Australia)
Prof Prue Hart (WA, Australia)
Prof Liz Hartland (VIC, Australia)
A/Prof Cecile King (NSW, Australia)
Dr Laura Mackay (VIC, Australia)
Prof Suresh Mahalingam (QLD, Australia)
A/Prof Seth Masters (VIC, Australia)
Dr Andrew Murphy (VIC, Australia)
Prof Wolfgang Weninger (NSW, Australia)
Prof Ian Wicks (VIC, Australia)
Dr Connie Wong (VIC, Australia)
Prof Gou Young Koh (Korea)
Dr Ng Laiguan (Singapore)
Prof Narinder Mehra (India)
Prof Pu Xia (China)

Representatives from the Societies
Prof Dianne Cooper (United Kingdom)
Dr Salvatore Cuzzocrea (Italy)
Prof Vincent Lagente (France)
Dr Arpita Maiti (United States)
Prof Jason McDougall (Canada)
Prof Narinder Mehra (India)
Dr Lisa Schopf (United States)
Prof Hiroshi Takayanagi (Japan)
Prof Mauro Teixeira (Brazil)
Prof Krill Zykov (Russia)