Don’t Miss Out, Register for ACCM Conference dinner Bus Now

If you would like to take advantage of the FREE bus to the Opera Bar, and back to the Powerhouse museum for the Conference Dinner, please register here NOW.
There are limited places on the bus and only those who register by Friday 10th of March will be able to take the bus.

The bus will leave the from the Powerhouse at 6:45pm on Tuesday 31st of March.

The return bus will depart at 11:00pm from the Opera Bar.


ACCM2017 Full Program Now Online

Great news the full program for ACCM2017 is now available on-line.

You can view the exciting line at

See you all soon

The organising committee


ACCM Poster Deadline – Friday 17th Feb!

A quick reminder that the deadline for Poster abstract submission and registration is this Friday 17th of February. Register now here before its too late.

For those that have already registered, but not yet submitted your abstract, please go to the abstract submission page to download the template and follow the submission  instructions.

Conference Registration Pricing – (After 6th Jan 2017)  AFTER 20th Jan 2017
Post-Doc’s   $400
Students      $300

Single Day Registration Pricing
All Registrants   $150

Conference Dinner – Venue, TBA Soon.
Price $95/person

Franklin Women Carer’s Travel Scholarship Applications Now Open

For any women interested in attending ACCM2017, please note that applications for Round 1 of the Franklin Women Carer’s Travel Scholarships are now open.

For more information please visit

All the best
The ACCM organising committee.

The Franklin Women Carer’s Travel Scholarship provides financial support to assist in the care of children while you attend a national or international conference. This can be used in whatever way is best for your personal circumstances, for example, to fund a companion to join you or additional days of childcare.

Round 1 – For conference travel between 1st January and 30th June 2017. Applications open January 2017 and close Friday 10th March 2017 (close of business).

ACCM Early Bird/Oral Deadline Friday 20th Jan

A big thanks to everyone who has registered so far. The meeting is well on track to be the biggest and best ACCM yet!

The early bird and oral deadline for ACCM2017 is this Friday, 20th of January.
There are a few oral presentations spots available, and prices will increase after this Friday, so make sure your register now to avoid missing out and paying more!


Early Bird/Oral Abstract: 6th Jan 2017 – NOW OPEN 
Poster Abstract:  3rd February 2017 – EXTENDED to 17th Feb 2017
Conference Attendance:  3rd March 2017

Early Bird Conference Registration Pricing –  (6th Jan 2017EXTENDED to 20th Jan 2017
Post-Doc’s   $350
Students      $250

Conference Registration Pricing – (After 6th Jan 2017)  AFTER 20th Jan 2017
Post-Doc’s   $400
Students      $300

Single Day Registration Pricing
All Registrants   $150

2x Post-Doctoral Positions – Genome Stability group – St Vincent’s Institute – Melbourne

Dr Andrew Deans’ Genome Stability group at St Vincent’s Institute (Melbourne) currently has 2 openings for postdoctoral scientists, in the area of DNA repair research. The positions are suitable for recently graduated or soon-to-graduate PhDs, or current postdoctoral scientists looking to switch fields.
For more information:

Breaking News: Prof David Thomas added to ACCM2017 speakers list


We are extremely excited to announce that Prof. David Thomas (director of the Kinghorn Cancer Center) has been added to the line-up for ACCM2017. To help celebrate this fantastic news, we have added a single-day registration option at a bargain of only $150. Make sure you register and submit your abstracts now for a chance to be selected for an oral of poster presentation.

Looking forward to seeing you all in March.

Best wishes
Andrew, Liz, Tony, Andrew, Harriet and Hilda