Brain Awareness Month 2020: Hamilton
Brain Awareness Month 2020: Hamilton

Join us in Hamilton to learn more about the wonders and marvels of the brain during Brain Awareness Month, featuring guest speaker Dr Peter Bergin.

Mix & Mingle: 5.30 – 6.30pm 
Seating begins: 6.00pm 
Presentation starts: 6.30pm 

WINTEC, The Atrium, Gate 3, Tristram Street, Hamilton
Brain Awareness Month 2020: Hamilton
17:30 PM
Thursday, 12 March 2020
Register now
Brain Awareness Month 2020: Hamilton
Brain Awareness Month 2020: HamiltonWINTEC, The Atrium, Gate 3, Tristram Street, Hamilton Brain Awareness Month 2020: Hamilton17:30 PM Thursday, 12 March 2020 Register now
Brain Awareness Month 2020: Hamilton

Dr Peter Bergin will be presenting on the development of the EpiNet project and his upcoming study on Sudden Unexpected Death in Epilepsy. EpiNet is an internet-based research programme to facilitate investigator-initiated trials into the optimal management of epilepsy. 

 

About the speaker

Dr Bergin studied at Otago Medical School in New Zealand and graduated in 1982. While at the National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery in London, he obtained his MD degree by undertaking research into the effects of epilepsy on memory. He returned to New Zealand as a consultant neurologist in 1994. Since 1997 he has been coordinating the Epilepsy Surgery Programme at Auckland Hospital. In 2006, he was elected as the first president of the New Zealand chapter of the International League against Epilepsy, and he remains on the NZLAE committee. Dr Bergin established the EpiNet project, and he is current chairman of the EpiNet steering committee. 

 

Registration is required to attend. Reserve your free ticket today! 

There is public parking in the Care Park car park on the corner of Tristram and Collingwood Street. Alternatively, public transportation has a route that has a drop off zone on Foreman Road. 

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