23/03/2019 - 10:00 to 15:00University of Auckland Grafton Campus, Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences, 85 Park RoadPresenter
16/03/2019 - 10:00 to 15:00Otago Museum-Hutton Theatre, 416 Great King St, North Dunedin, DunedinPresenter
An all-day event in collaboration with the Brain Health Research Centre and the University of Otago featuring local community groups, children’s activities, and academic speakers. Speakers include Professor John Reynolds, Professor Lynette Sadleir, Dr Max Berry, and Associate Professor Stephanie Hughes.
13/03/2019 - 18:00 to 19:30Waikato Museum Te Whare Taonga o Waikato, 1 Grantham St, HamiltonPresenter
Associate Professor Cathy Stinear of the University of Auckland will be speaking about her latest research into stroke recovery.
12/03/2019 - 18:00 to 19:30Hotel Grand Mercure Nelson Monaco, 6 Point Rd, Monaco, NelsonPresenter
Dr Andrew Munkacsi will be speaking about his latest research into the contribution of rare neurodegenerative diseases to understanding common neurodegenerative diseases.
12/03/2019 - 18:00 to 19:30Tauranga Art Gallery, 108 Willow St, TaurangaPresenter
Panel presentation with the Gillespie Postgraduate Scholarship recipients. Speakers include Dr Susan Mahon, Ms. Akshata Anchan, Ms. Ruth Monk, and Ms. Phoebe Ross
11/03/2019 - 10:00 to 11:30Queenstown Event Centre, 33 Joe O'connell Dr, Frankton, QueenstownPresenter
Dr Liana Machado will speak about the potential for accessible activities, such as engaging in physical activity or volunteering in your community, to improve cognitive performance.
08/03/2019 - 12:00 to 13:30The Otago Pioneer Women's Memorial Building, 362 Moray Place, DunedinPresenter
Panel discussion led by Dr Louice C Parr-Brownlie with Dr Ailsa McGregor, Associate Professor Ping Liu, and Associate Professor Christine Jasoni as part of the panel.
07/03/2019 - 18:00 to 19:30GridAKL/ John Lysaght, 101 Pakenham Street West, AucklandPresenter
Panel discussion will be led by Associate Professor Johanna Montgomery with Dr Susan Mahon, Ms. Akshata Anchan, Ms. Phoebe Ross and Associate Professor Karen Waldie as the panel.
06/03/2019 - 17:30 to 19:00The Civic Theatre, 88 Tay Street, InvercargillPresenter
Panel discussion led by Dr Louise Bicknell with participants Ms. Aimee Chu, Dr Shakila Rizwan and Ms. Sophie Mathieson.
29/11/2018 - 17:00 to 19:30King's High School, 270 Bay View Road, DunedinPresenter
Neurological Foundation members and supporters are cordially invited to attend our Annual General Meeting and a look over the past, present and future of Parkinson's Disease with the help of some of this field's leading clinicians and researchers on 29 November from 5pm.
Dr Barry Snow, a clinician, Professor Tim Anderson, a clinician and Professor John Reynolds, a researcher, will individually discuss the history of Parkinson's Disease, their roles in helping to bring treatments and therapies to light and what the future may bring for the people affected.
After this lecture our Board Chair, Dr Barry Snow, and Chief Executive, Rich Easton, will discuss the Foundation’s achievements over the past year, highlight our intentions for the coming year under our new strategy.
Neurological Foundation members and supporters are invited to join us for this enlightening presentation.
Please note that only members are eligible to vote at the AGM.
5 – 7.30pm
Kings High School, 270 Bay View Rd, South Dunedin
Register to attend at https://agmevent.eventbrite.co.nz or 0508 BRAINS (0508 272 467)