Brain Awareness Month 2020: Whangarei
Brain Awareness Month 2020: Whangarei

EVENT POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.

Forum North, Calfer Suites, 7 Rust Avenue, Whangarei
Brain Awareness Month 2020: Whangarei
18:00 PM
Thursday, 19 March 2020
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Brain Awareness Month 2020: Whangarei
Brain Awareness Month 2020: WhangareiForum North, Calfer Suites, 7 Rust Avenue, Whangarei Brain Awareness Month 2020: Whangarei18:00 PM Thursday, 19 March 2020 Register now...
Brain Awareness Month 2020: Whangarei

EVENT POSTPONED: It is with regret that we have decided to postpone our remaining Brain Awareness Month events due to the continuing outbreak of the Covid-19 coronavirus. All our remaining events throughout March and April are currently postponed until further notice.

We know that many people were looking forward to these presentations from researchers that the Neurological Foundation has been able to fund through the donations of so many of our supporters. We hope to be able to advise of plans for new events in the near future.

In the interim, we will be working to film as many presentations as possible and bring these to you online so that we can continue to share the latest neurological research updates with you. You can sign up to our email newsletter to be updated with the latest news and videos here: https://neurological.org.nz/email-sign-up.

Thank you for your understanding.

 


 

Dr Juliette Cheyne is a research fellow in the Physiology Department and Centre for Brain Research at the University of Auckland researching how brain cell activity controls human behaviour and what happens when this goes awry. Dr Cheyne’s main areas of study are focussed on Autism Spectrum Disorder and Alzheimer’s disease. 

 

About the speaker

Dr Juliette Cheyne completed her BSc (Biomedical Science), Honours and PhD at the University of Auckland then moved to Amsterdam for 6 years as a Postdoctoral Fellow. In 2016 she returned to the University of Auckland on a Neurological Foundation Repatriation Fellowship co-funded with an Auckland Medical Research Foundation Project grant which allowed her to establish in vivo imaging in Auckland. Dr Cheyne’s team has investigated the development and function of the auditory and prefrontal cortex in a mouse model of Autism Spectrum DisorderDr Cheyne and her team are currently working towards a better understand cellular activity in the auditory cortex in Autism Spectrum Disorder.  

 

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

Parking is available onsite, but it is on a first come, first serve basis. 

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