ANZOS & Breakthrough Discoveries 2018 Joint ConferenceOctober 16 - 18, 2018 Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre

Dr Brian Drew

Dr. Drew completed his PhD studies in Melbourne through Monash University at the Baker Heart & Diabetes Institute (2004-2008) and then post-doctoral studies as an NHMRC CJ Martin Fellow at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, USA (2009-2013). He returned to the Baker Institute in Melbourne in 2013 to establish his own research program and is now a Baker Fellow, a Level II National Heart Foundation Future Leader Fellow and head of the Molecular Metabolism and Ageing Laboratory. His research program engages cutting edge technologies and systems genetics to examine the molecular underpinnings of cellular and tissue energy metabolism, with a focus on identifying pathways with therapeutic potential to treat cardiometabolic disorders.