Scientific Papers and Presentations

Scientific Papers

  1. Philip J, Collins A, Brand C, Gold M, Lethborg C, Murphy M, Moore G, Bohensky M, and Sundararajan V. Utilising Hospital Administrative Datasets to Identify Patterns of Service Use in Patients with a Primary Malignant Glioma. International Psycho-Oncology Society’s 14th World Congress of Psycho-Oncology, Brisbane, 13-15th November 2012. Asia-Pac J Clin Oncol 2012; 8(S3):189 [Oral Presentation]
  2. Philip J, Collins A, Gold M, Brand C, Lethborg C, Murphy M, Moore G, Sundararajan V, and Moore G. Understanding the Supportive and Palliative Care needs of People with a Primary Malignant Glioma and Their Carers. International Psycho-Oncology Society’s 14th World Congress of Psycho-Oncology, Brisbane, 13-15th November 2012. Asia-Pac J Clin Oncol 2012; 8(S3): 189 [Oral Presentation]
  3. Collins A, Sundararajan V, Brand C, Gold M, Bohensky M, Lethborg C, Murphy M, Moore G, and Philip, J. Utilising Hospital Administrative Datasets to Identify Patterns of Service Use in Patients with a Primary Malignant Glioma. 19th International Congress of Palliative Care, Montreal, Canada, 8-12th October 2012. J Pal Care 2012; 28(3): 189-90 [Oral Presentation]
  4. Collins A, Brand C, Gold M, Lethborg C, Murphy M, Moore G, Sundararajan V, and Philip J. Understanding the Supportive and Palliative Care Needs of People with Primary Malignant Glioma and Their Carers. 19th International Congress of Palliative Care, Montreal, Canada, 8-12th October 2012. J Pal Care 2012 28(3): 213-14. [Poster Presentation]
  5. Gold M, Brand C, Lethborg C, Collins A, Sundararajan V, Moore G, Murphy M, and Philip J. Developing an evidence-based model of supportive and palliative care for people with primary malignant glioma and their carers. Australian and New Zealand Specialist Palliative Medicine Conference (ANZSPM), Queenstown, 4 – 7th September 2012. [Oral Presentation]
  6. Gold M, Sundararajan V, Brand C, Lethborg C, Collins A, Moore G, Murphy M, Bohensky M, and Philip J. Utilising Hospital Administrative Datasets to Identify Patterns of Service Use in Patients with a Primary Malignant Glioma. Australian and New Zealand Specialist Palliative Medicine Conference (ANZSPM), Queenstown, 4 – 7th September 2012. [Oral Presentation]
  7. Philip, J, Bohensky M, Gemelli C, Brand C, Gold M, Lethborg C, Murphy M, Moore G, Collins A, and Sundararajan V. Utilising Hospital Administrative Datasets to Identify Patterns of Service Use in Patients with a Primary Malignant Glioma. European Association of Palliative Care (EAPC), Trondheim, Norway, 7-9th June 2012. Palliat Med 2012; 26(4): 521. [Poster Presentation]
  8. Philip J, Collins A, Lethborg C, Gold M, Murphy M, Moore G, Sundararajan V, and Brand C. Understanding the Supportive and Palliative Care Needs of People with Primary Malignant Glioma and Their Carers. European Association of Palliative Care (EAPC), Trondheim, Norway, 7-9th June 2012. Palliat Med 2012; 26(4): 521-22. [Poster Presentation]
  9. Philip J, Collins A, Brand C, Gold M, Lethborg C, Murphy M, Moore G, Bohensky M, Sundararajan V. Utilising hospital administrative datasets to identify patterns of service use in patients with a primary malignant glioma. Research Week, St. Vincent’s Hospital Melbourne, Australia, August 2012.
  10. Collins A, Lethborg C, Brand C, Gold M, Sundararajan V, Murphy M, Moore G, Philip J. Understanding the supportive and palliative care needs of people with primary malignant glioma and their carers. Clinical Onological Society of Australia (COSA) 38th Annual Scientific Meeting. Perth, Australia,15th-17th November, 2011.
  11. Bohensky, M, Philip J, Gemelli CN, Brand C, Gold M, Lethborg C, Murphy M, Moore G, Collins A, Sundararajan V. Utilising hospital administrative datasets to identify patterns of service use in patients with a primary malignant glioma. Clinical Oncological Society of Australia (COSA) 38th 2011 Annual Scientific Meeting, Perth, Australia, 15th – 17th November, 2011. Oral Presention.
  12. Perera C, Wang YY, Murphy M. Intracranial applications of the O-Arm. NSA Annual Scientific Meeting, Fiji, 22nd September, 2011
  13. McKay H, Wang YY, McKelvie P, Trost N, Murphy M. Intracranial Surgicelloma: A Case Report. NSA Annual Scientific Meeting, Fiji, 22nd September, 2011.
  14. Scandrett K, Wang YY, McKelvie P, Trost N, Murphy M. Radiation-induced Meningiomas: Can we apply traditional WHO grading systems? NSA Annual Scientific Meeting, Fiji, 22nd September, 2011. Presentation.
  15.  8Collins A, Moore G, Sundararajan V, Brand C, Gold M, Bohensky M, Lethborg C, Murphy M, Philip J. Understanding the supportive and palliative care needs of people with primary malignant glioma and their carers.11th Australian Palliative Care Conference, Cairns, 30th Aug – 2nd September, 2011. Oral Presentation.
  16. Moore G, Sundararajan V, Brand C, Gold M, Bohensky M, Lethborg, C, Murphy M,  Philip J. Utilising hospital administrative datasets to identify patterns of service use in patients with a primary malignant glioma. 11th Australian Palliative Care Conference, Cairns, 30th Aug – 2nd September, 2011. Oral Presentation.
  17. Cook M, D’Souza W, Murphy M, Litewka L, O’Brien T, Yerra R, Morokoff A, Hosking S,  Germaine D, Berkovic SF, Lightfoot P, Fabinyi GC, Boling W, Archer J, Himes D, Ruedebusch V, Sheffield WD. Preliminary Observations on an Ambulatory Intracranial EEG (iEEG) Epilepsy Management System. 29th International Epilepsy Congress, Rome, 28th August 2011.
  18. Freestone DR, Burkitt AN, Lai A, Nelson TS, Grayden DB, Vogrin S, Murphy M, D’Souza W,              Badawy R,  Kulhmann L, Cook MJ. Probing for Cortical Excitability. 33rd Annual Internation Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBC’11) Boston, MA, USA, 30August – 3rd September, 2011
  19. Freestone DR, Nelson TS, Lai A, Grayden DB, Vogrin S, D’Souza W, Murphy M, Badawy R, Burkitt AN, Cook MJ  Electrical Probing of the Brain for the Measurement of Cortical Excitability. 29th International Epilepsy Congress, Rome, 28th August 2011
  20. Giummarra, J., Bowden, S.C., Cook, M., & Murphy, M. Material-Specific Memory: Outcomes after surgery for Intractable Temporal Lobe Epilepsy. 29th International Epilepsy Congress, Rome, 28th August 2011.
  21. Giummarra J, Bowden S, Murphy MA, Cook M. Evaluation of the Material-Specific Amnesia Model in Mesial Temporal Lobe Epilepsy. 8th Asian and Oceanina Epilepsy Congress, Melbourne, 2010
  22. Giummarra J, Bowden S, Cook M, Murphy MA. Memory Outcomes after Surgery for Intractable Temporal Lobe Epilepsy. National Academy of Neuropsychology Conference, Vancover, 2010.
  23. Triolo R, Vogrin S, Wagner M, Morris K, Cook MJ, Murphy MA. Presurgical Planning of intracranial grid placement for improvement of seizure control.Centre. 19th AES Conference, San Francisco, CA, 2010.
  24. Fuller KL, Wang YY, Cook MJ, Murphy MA, D’Souza WJ. Side effects and tolerability of IV levetiracetam vs. IV phenytoin and follow-on regimens in a neurosurgical patient population: a prospective randomised study. 8th Asian and Oceania Epilepsy Congress, Melbourne 2010
  25. Dhillon RS, Wang YY, Murphy MA. Rapid de novo giant intracranial aneurysm formation after surgical clipping: A case report and review of the literature. Congress of Neurological Surgeons annual Meeting, San Francisco, California, USA, 2010.
  26. Yong XZE, Wang YY, Stewart K, Murphy MA. Malignant pilocystic astrocytoma in an adult patient with neurofibromatosis type 1: A case report. European Association  of Neurosurgical Societies (EANS) Annual Meeting, Groningen, The Netherlands, March, 2010
  27. Dhillon RS, McKelvie PA, Wang YY, Han T, Murphy MA. Cystic lesion of the ventriculus terminalis in an adult. European Association of Neurosurgical Societies Annual Meeting, Groningen, The Netherlands, March, 2010.
  28. McAuley S.A, Dowling A.J, Murphy M.A, Guiney M.J, Inder W.J. Delayed Puberty and Diabetes  Insipidus in an Adolescent Male. Radiation Oncology Victoria, Melbourne,  Australia, 2009.
  29. Fuller KL, Freestone DR, Murphy MA, Vogrin SJ, Grayden DB, Burkitt AN, Cook MJ. Spatiotemporal patterns of high frequency oscillations from intracranial EEG before and during seizure. Epilepsy Society of Australasia Conference, Sydney, 2008.
  30. Fuller KL, Freestone DR, Murphy MA, Vogrin SJ, Grayden DB, Burkitt AN, Cook MJ. Spatiotemporal patterns of high frequency oscillations from intracranial EEG before and during seizure. Organisation for Human Brain Mapping World Congress Conference, Melbourne, 2008.
  31. Bulluss KJ, Quigley A, Cook MJ, Kapsa R, Murphy MA. The Early Gene Expression Profiling Different Peripheral Nerve Injuries. RACS Surgical Research Society of Australasia Meeting. Adelaide, Nov, 2008.
  32. Plummer C, Vellar ID, Murphy MA, Cook MJ. ATwist in the Tale of a Surgeon and His Patient:    An Australian First in Seizure Localization.Research Week, St. Vincent’s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia, August, 2008.
  33. KJ Bulluss, AF Quigley, Kapsa R, Cook M, Murphy MA. Early Temporal Gene Expression Profiling following Peripheral Nerve Axotomy.Research Week, St. Vincent’s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia, August, 2008.
  34. Jones SJ, Cormack J, Murphy MA, Scott DA. Parecoxib for Analgesia after Craniotomy. Research Week, St. Vincent’s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia, August, 2008.
  35. Bulluss KJ, Murphy MA. An Indirect Measurement of the Acceptance by the Australian Surgical Community of Medical Bionics used in Instrumented Lumbar Fusion. Medical Bionics Conference, Victoria, November, 2008.
  36. Kyratzis IL, Quigley A, Truong YB, Peeters G, Abbott A, O’Shea M, Edwards S, Herwig, P, Staynes S, Bulluss K, Kennedy E, Gilmore K, Razal J, Murphy MA, Clarke GM, Wallace G, Kapsa R. A Biodegradable, Biocompatible Polymer Conduit for Peripheral Nerve Repair. Medical Bionics Conference, Victoria, November, 2008.
  37. Wang Y Y, Sang Q, Sweerts K, Tan S, Cook M, Murphy M. Gene expression of the   ictalhippocampus. 6th AOEC, Kuala Lumpur, November 2006.
  38. Bulluss KJ, Kapsa R, Murphy MA, Cook M. RNA response within the neuronal cell body following peripheral axonal injury. Research Week, St. Vincent’s Hospital Melbourne, Melbourne, August 2006.
  39. Wang YY,Seng Q, Sweerts K, Tan SS, Cook MJ, Murphy MA. Molecular Profiling in a mouse model of mesial temporal lobe epilepsy. Research Week, St. Vincent’s Hospital Melbourne, Melbourne, August 2006.
  40. Smith PD, McLean KJ, Murphy MA, Turnley AM, Cook MJ.  Neurogenesis in the absence of neuronal loss in the mouse rapid electrical amygdala kindling model of seizures.  Annual Scientific Meeting of the Neurosurgical Society of Australia, Newcastle, Australia, September 2004.
  41. Costello TG, Cormack JR, LaFerlita B, Murphy MA, Harris K, Mather L.  Plasma levobupivacaine concentration following scalp block in patients undergoing awake craniotomy.  Research Week, St. Vincent’s Hospital Melbourne, Melbourne, September 2004.
  42. Smith PD, McLean KJ, Murphy MA, Turnley AM, Cook MJ.  Neurogenesis without neurol loss in the mouse rapid electrical amygdalakindling model of seizures.  Research Week, St. Vincent’s Hospital Melbourne, Melbourne, September 2004..
  43. Holden C, Lui B, Vrazas J, Morrop P, Murphy MA, Trost N.  Digital subtraction angiography vs multi-slice CT-angiography in investigation and pre-treatment evaluation of subarachnoid haemorrhage.  Research Week, St. Vincent’s Hospital Melbourne, Melbourne, September 2004.
  44. Salzberg M, Taher T, Davie M, Cook MJ, Murphy MA, Kilpatrick C, O’Brien TJ.  Depression in temporal lobe epilepsy surgery patients;  relationship to patterns of extratemporal hypometabolism on FDG-PET imaging.  Research Week, St. Vincent’s Hospital Melbourne, Melbourne, September 2004.
  45. Costello TJ, Cormack JR, Harris K, Murphy MA.  Intraoperative hypothermia for intracranial aneurysm surgery (IHAST).  Research Week, St. Vincent’s Hospital Melbourne, Melbourne, September 2004.
  46. D’Souza WJ, Trost N, Murphy MA, Cook MJ, O’Brien TJ.  Tooth-brushing epilepsy:  a case series demonstrating lesions involving the postcentral gyrus suggesting likely somatosensory induction for this reflex epilepsy.  Annual Scientific Meeting of the Australian Association of Neurologists,  Sydney, Australia, May 2003.
  47. Quigley AF, Kita M, Todaro M, Lowes K, Kornberg J, Kapsa RMI, Cook MJ, Murphy MA.  Characterisation of muscle derived cells expressing neurogenic markers.  Annual Scientific Meeting of the Australian Association of Neurologists, Sydney, Australia, May 2003.
  48. Cook MJ, Murphy MA, McKelvie P, Chiotis M, McKenzie M, Cotton RG, Trounce I.  High levels of mtDNA coding region point mutations from human epileptic hippocampus captured in synaptose cybrids.  Annual Scientific Meeting of the Australian Association of Neurologists, Sydney, Australia, May 2003.
  49. Smith PD, McLean KJ, Murphy MA, Cook MJ, Ma S, Burazin TCD, Gundlach AL.  Neurogenesis and neurochemical plasticity in Focal Epilepsy: establishment of a rapid amygdalod kindling protocol in mouse as a model of TLE and hippocampal sclerosis.  Annual Scientific Meeting of the Australian Association of Neurologists, Sydney, Australia, May 2003.
  50. Carne RP, O’Brien TJ, Kilpatrick C, MacGregor L, KcKelvie P, Cook MJ, Murphy MA, Hicks R.  Quantitative FDG-PET and MRI demonstrate differences between patients with non-lesional TLE with and without hippocampal sclerosis on MRI.  Annual Scientific Meeting of the Australian Association of Neurologists, Sydney, Australia, May 2003.
  51. Lyons BM, Hall F, Nicholson R, Sizeland A, Sherman G, Kennedy J, Murphy MA. Anterior Skull Base Tumors. 14th annual Meeting NASBS, April 2003.
  52. Carne R, O’Brien TJ, Kilpatrick C, Hicks R, Murphy MA, Kaye A, McKelvie P, Cook MJ.  Non-lesional temporal lobe epilepsywithout hippocampal sclerosis on MRI: variant of mesial temporal lobe epilepsy or different clinicopathological syndrome?  Annual Scientific Meeting of the Australian Association of Neurologists, Sydney, Australia, May 2003.
  53. Kita M, Quigley A, Todaro M, Lowes K, Cook M, Murphy M, Kornberg AJ, Kapsa R. Characterisation of muscle derived cells expressing neurogenic markers.Annual Scientific Meeting of the Australian Association of Neurologists, Sydney, Australia, May 2003.
  54. Carne R, O’Brien TJ, Kilpatrick C, Hicks R, Murphy MA, Kaye A, McKelvie P, Cook MJ.  Non-lesional temporal lobe epilepsywithout hippocampal sclerosis on MRI: variant of mesial temporal lobe epilepsy or different clinicopathological syndrome?  56rd Annual Meeting of the American Epilepsy Society, Seattle, Washington, California, USA, December 2002.
  55. D’Souza WJ, Trost N, O’Brien TJ, Murphy MA, Cook MJ. Tooth-Brushing Epilepsy: A case series demonstratinglesions involving the postcentral gyrus suggesting likely somatosensensory induction for this reflex epilepsy, 56rd Annual Meeting of the American Epilepsy Society, Seattle, Washington, California, USA, December 2002.
  56. Carne R, O’Brien TJ, Kilpatrick C, Hicks R, Murphy MA, Kaye A, McKelvie P, Cook MJ.  Non-lesional temporal lobe epilepsywithout hippocampal sclerosis on MRI: variant of mesial temporal lobe epilepsy or different clinicopathological syndrome?  St.Vincent’s Hospital Research Week, Melbourne, Australia, August 2002.
  57. Costello T, Arhanghelschi I, Wyss A, Cormack JR, Hoy C, Martin K, Murphy MA.  Scalp blocks for awake craniotomies using Ropivacaine. St.Vincent’s Hospital Research Week, Melbourne, Australia, August 2002.
  58. Chiotis M, Cook MJ, Murphy MA, McKelvie P, Cotton RG, Trounce I.  High levels of mtDNA coding region point mutations from human brain capured in synaptosome cybrid clones. St.Vincent’s Hospital Research Week, Melbourne, Australia, August 2002.
  59. Smith PD, McLean KJ, Worner M, Murphy MA, Vajda FJE, Cook MJ.  The potential role of dentate cell proliferation in mechanisms of repair following epileptic excitotoxic damage to the hippocampus in mice. St.Vincent’s Hospital Research Week, Melbourne, Australia, August 2002.
  60. Chiotis M, Cook MJ, Murphy MA, McKelvie P, Cotton RG, Trounce I. High levels of mtDNA coding region point mutations from human brain captured in synaptosomecybrid clones. Keystone Symposium Mitochondria and Pathogenesis, April 2002
  61. Moore S, Murphy M. Coping after Temporal Lobectomy for Intractable Epilepsy Seizures.  Psychological Society, Barcelona, Spain, March 2002
  62. Moore S, Murphy M. Coping after Temporal Lobectomy for Intractable Epilepsy Seizures. 36th Annual Conference of Australian Psychological Society, Adelaide, Australia, September 2001.
  63. Britta Achenbach, Efraim P David, Simon Vogrin, Rodney J Hicks, David S Binns, Mark J Cook, Michael A Murphy, and Terence J O’Brien.  The Relationshop between Cerebellar Volume and Metabolism in Medically Refractory Partial Epilepsy. American Academy of Neurology, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA, May 2001.
  64. Terence J. O’Brien, Rodney Hicks, Michael Murphy, Penny McKelvie, David Binns, and Mark J. Cook. Anterior Temporal Lobe Changes without Hippocampal Atrophy: Variant of MTS or Different Syndrome? Annual Scientific Meeting of the Australian Association of Neurologists, Adelaide, Australia, May 2001.
  65. Britta Achenbach, Efraim P David, Simon Vogrin, Rodney J Hicks, David S Binns, Mark J Cook, Michael A Murphy, and Terence J O’Brien.  The Relationshop between Cerebellar Volume and Metabolism in Medically Refractory Partial Epilepsy. Annual Scientific Meeting of the Australian Association of Neurologists, Adelaide, Australia, May 2001.
  66. Kevin F Morris, Michael A Murphy, Terence J O’Brien, Mark J Cook..  Improved localisation in Epilepsy Surgery with a Multimodlity Image-Guided System. 54rd Annual Meeting of the American Epilepsy Society, Los Angeles, California, USA, December 2000.
  67. Michael A Murphy, Terence J O’Brien, Mark Lorenz, Fiona Bardenhagen, Mark J Cook, Kevin F Morris.  Intraoperative Validation of Functional MRI using Electrical Cortical Stimulation and Image-Guided Surgery. 54rd Annual Meeting of the American Epilepsy Society, Los Angeles, California, USA, December 2000.
  68. Terence J O’Brien, Rodney Hicks, Michael Murphy, Penny McKelvie, David Binns, Mark J Cook,.  Anterior Temporal Lobe Changes without Hippocampal Atrophy: Variant of MTS or different Syndrome? 54rd Annual Meeting of the American Epilepsy Society, Los Angeles, California, USA, December 2000.
  69. Michael A Murphy, Kevin Morris, Mark J Cook, Terence J O’Brien. Functional MRI, can the surgeon trust it intraoperatively? Neurosurgical Society of Australasia 2000 Annual Meeting, Harvey Bay, Queensland, Australia.
  70. Stephen Bowden, Mark Cook, Fiona Bardenhagen, Michael Murphy.  Neuropsychological prediction and outcome in epilepsy surgery. Epilepsy Society of Australia, 2000 Annual Meeting, Melbourne, Australia, November 2000.
  71. Murphy MA, O’Brien TJ, Cook MJ, Morris K.  Multimodality Image-Guided Epilepsy Surgery. Royal Australasian College of Surgeons, May 2000, General Scientific Meeting, Melbourne, Australia.
  72. Lyons B, Colreavy M, Murphy M.  Limitations of Transoral and Transfacial degloving Techniques. Royal Australasian College of Surgeons, May 2000, General Scientific Meeting, Melbourne, Australia.
  73. Morris K, Bardenhagen F, O’Brien TJ, Cook MJ, Murphy MA. An Anatomical Correlation between Language Mapping with that by Electrical Cortical Stimulation Mapping. American Academy of Neurology, San Diego, California, USA, May 2000.
  74. Colreavy M, Baker T, Campbell M, Murphy M, Lyons B. The Le Fort 1 Approach to the Central Skull Base. 50th Anniversity Australian Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Society Annual Scientific Meeting, Melbourne, Australia, March 2000.
  75. Murphy M, O’Brien TJ, Hicks RJ, Binns DS, Cook MJ.  The Clinical Usefulness of 3-D, Large-Field-Of-View PET Scanning for the Localisation of Partial Epilepsy. 53rd Annual Meeting of the American Epilepsy Society, Orlando, Florida, USA, December 1999.
  76. Cormack JA, Costello TG, Murphy M, Jones SJ, Blyth C, Bjorksten A.  Pharmacokinetics of cisatracurium in neurosurgical patients during mild hypothermia. St.Vincent’s Hospital Research Week, Melbourne, Australia, October 1999.
  77. Morris K, Bardenhagen F, O’Brien TJ, Cook MJ, Murphy M.:  An Anatomical Correlation between Language Mapping by Functional MRI with that by Electrical Cortical Stimulation Mapping.  4th Australian Functional Brain Mapping Symposium, Adelaide, Australia, October 1999.
  78. Howe V, Vogrin S, O’Brien C, Murphy M, Cook M.  Presurgical Memory Changes in TLE: No Material Specific Deficits or Relationship to Duration of Habitual Epilepsy. 23rd International Epilepsy Congress, Prague Czech Republic, September 1999.
  79. Aschman E, Vogrin S, Morris K, Murphy M, Cook M.  Widespread Cortical changes in Hippocampal Sclerosis. 23rd International Epilepsy Congress, Prague Czech Republic, September 1999. 
  80. Murphy M, Bowden S, Bardenhagen F, Sullivan K, Howe V, O’Brien C, McKelvie P, Cook M.  Anterior Temporal Lobectomy: Neuropsychological Outcome.  23rd International Epilepsy Congress, Prague Czech Republic, September 1999.
  81. Pitman A, Binns D, O’Brien T, Murphy M, Cook M, Hicks R.  Positron Emission Tomography in Temporal Epilepsy.  3rd Asian and Oceania Congress of Neuroradiology and Head & Neck Radiology, Adelaide, Australia, June 1999.  ** Winner of Bracco Award for Best Poster Presentation
  82. Vogrin S, Bower S, Howe V, Murphy M, Morris K, Cook M. Brain volume changes in hippocampal sclerosis are not related to treatment.  Annual Scientific Meeting of the Australian Association of Neurologists, Hobart, Australia, May 1999.
  83. O’Brien TJ, Hicks RJ, Binns DS, Murphy M, Cook MJ.  The Clinical Usefulness of 3-D, Large-Field-Of-View PET Scanning for the Localisation of Partial Epilepsy.  Annual Scientific Meeting of the Australian Association of Neurologists, Hobart, Australia, May 1999.
  84. Binns DS, O’Brien TJ, Murphy M, Cook MJ, Hicks RJ.  Preliminary experience of a three-dimensional, large-field-of-view PET scanner for the localization of partial epilepsy.  30th Annual Meeting of the Australian and New Zealand Society of Nuclear Medicine, Perth, Australia, March 1999.
  85. Ryan G, Tange D, Murphy M.  Base of Skull Radiotherapy Using the Relocatable GTC Frame.  International Stereotactic Radiosurgery Meeting, Sydney, Australia, February 1999.
  86. Han TF, Murphy MA, McKelvie P.  Cystic Cavernous Angioma of the Cerebellum-case report and literature review.  Neurosurgical Society of Australasia 1998 Annual Meeting, Melbourne, Australia.
  87. Murphy M, Tyers M, Costello T, Cosolo W. The use of intrathecal computer programmed morphine pumps in the management of patients with advanced cancer.  Clinical Oncological Society of Australia 1997 Annual Meeting, Hobart, Australia.
  88. Cook MJ, O’Brien TJ, Kilpatrick C, Kaye A, Murphy M, Morris K.  Volumetric MRI hippocampal asymmetry reliably detects hippocampal sclerosis and predicts a good post-operative outcome.  Annual Meeting of the American Epilepsy Society, Baltimore, USA, December 1995.
  89. Murphy MA, Rhoton RPL, Comair YG, So NK, Klem GH, Luders HO.  A Comparison between Cortical Stimulation to Map Eloquent Areas of the Cerebral Cortex and Seizure Focus.  Congress of Neurological Surgeons, 1993 Annual Meeting, Vancouver, Canada.
  90. Kalfas IH, Kormos DW, Murphy MA, McKenize R.  Intra-operative Computer Assisted Spinal Orientation.  Congress of Neurological Surgeons, 1993 Annual Meeting, Vancouver, Canada, USA.
  91. Murphy MA, Trimble MB, Piemonde MR, Kalfas IH.  Changes in cervical foraminal area following anterior discectomy with and without a graft.  Eighteenth Annual Neuroscience Residents’ Day, May 1993, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio, USA.
  92. Murphy MA, Awad AI, Magdinec M, Perl J, McKenize R.  Predictors of outcome of surgical intervention for cerebral aneurysms.  Eighteenth Annual Neuroscience Residents’ Day, May 1993, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio, USA.
  93. Murphy MA, Barnett GH, Kormos DW, Weisenberger J.  Astrocytoma resection using an interactive frameless stereotactic wand.  An early experience.  American Association of Neurological Surgeons, 1993 Annual Meeting, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
  94. Murphy MA, Trimble MB, Kalfas IH.  The relationship of cervical foraminal size following anterior cervical discectomy with and without a graft.  Joint Section on Disorders of the Spine and Peripheral Nerves, 1993 Annual Meeting, Tuscon, Arizona, USA.
  95. Murphy MA, Fabinyi GCA, Berkovic SF, Kalnins R, Bladin PF.  MRI diagnosis of foreign tissue lesions causing complex partial seizures.  Neurosurgical Society of Australasia, 1991 Annual Meeting, Hobart, Australia.
  96. Murphy MA, Scott DA, Denton M.  Neurogenic claudication secondary to vascular disease.  Royal Australasian College of Surgeons, 1988 General Scientific Meeting, Brisbane, Australia

Invited Lecturer

  1. Awake Craniotomy for Glioma Surgery: Treatment Option or Standard of Care? NSA ASM 2010 Conference. Qld, Australia, 2010.
  2. Emerging Technology – The Application of Diffusion Tensor Imaging (DTI) in tumour resections. NSA ASM 2010 Conference. Qld, Australia, 2010.
  3. Intracranial Monitoring in Epilepsy Surgery. NSA ASM 2010 Conference. Qld, Australia, 2010.
  4. The changes in Epilepsy Surgery. WFSN The 4th International Congress of International Chinese Neurosurgical Sciences, China, 2010.
  5. Epileptic Surgical Dilemmas and how imaging can help. AAFITN/ANZSNR, Conference.Melbourne, 2010.
  6. Epilepsy Surgery for Non-Lesional Refractory Focal Epilepsy. Asian Australian Society of Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery, Hong Kong 2009
  7. Current Concepts in Epilepsy and Eloquent Lesion Surgery.The 12th Asian Australasian Congress of Neurosurgical Surgeon/World Federation of Neurosurgical Societies 13th Interim Meeting,Nagoya, Japan, November 2007
  8. Complications of intracranial grids. Controversies in Neurosurgery, Melbourne, Australia, 2007
  9. Technical Advances in Epilepsy Surgery. Beijing, China 2005. Asian Australasian Fellowship
  10. Multimodality Image-guided Surgery for the treatment of medically refractory epilepsy. Beijing, China 2005. Asian Australasian Fellowship
  11. Multimodality Image-guided Surgery for the treatment of medically refractory epilepsy. Hong Kong 2005. Asian Australasian Fellowship
  12. Multimodality Image-guided Surgery for the treatment of medically refractory epilepsy. Fourth Vietnamese-Australasian Conference of Neurosurgery, Vietnam, December 2003
  13. Multimodality Image-guided Surgery for the treatment of medically refractory epilepsy. The 11th Asian-Australian Congress of Neurological Surgery, Singapore, December 2003
  14. Implications of Small Unruptured Aneurysms. Annual Scientific Convention of Royal Australasian
  15. Selective Amygdalohippocampectomy. World Federation of Neurosurgeons. Sydney, Australia, September 2001
  16. Multimodality image-guided epilepsy surgery. Epilepsy Society of Australia, 2000 Annual Meeting, Melbourne, Australia, November 2000.
  17. Australian Epilepsy Surgery Series. 2nd Congress of Asian & Oceanian Epilepsy Organisation. Taipei, Taiwan, November 1999.
  18. Anterior temporal lobectomy vs selective amygdalohippocampectomy. 2nd Congress of Asian & Oceanian Epilepsy Organisation. Taipei, Taiwan, November 1999