With the expected release today of the NSW Coroner’s Report into nine quad bike deaths, researchers are calling for children who ride motorbikes, quads and other off road vehicles to participate in a
What is pain? It might seem like an easy question. The answer, however, depends on who you ask.
Leading Australian researcher into the mental health and well-being of Australia’s ageing population, NeuRA's Prof Tony Broe, says urban based Aboriginal people, like their remote counterparts, are st
The question “What’s the fuss?” will ring out around Australia in weeks to come thanks to today’s launch of a new community-led campaign to promote the Medical Research Future Fund (MRFF) and the impo
Researchers at Garvan, Neuroscience Research Australia and UNSW Australia are embarking on a collaborative project to sequence the genomes of family groups living with bipolar disorder.
The 2015 NSW Premier’s Prizes for Science & Engineering have recognised the achievements and contribut
Dementia affects around 350,000 Australians. Whilst there’s still no cure, a better insight into the experience of dementia can help to improve the care and quality of life for those affected.
Doctors are calling for children who ride motorbikes, quads and other off road vehicles to participate in a new study aimed at preventing crashes and serious injury.
Congratulations to Dr Muireann Irish, a cognitive neuroscientist at NeuRA and UNSW, who has been awarded one of four L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science Australia & New Zealand Fellowships.
Today’s passing of the legislation for the Medical Research Future Fund (MRFF) in the Senate has brought hope not just to the Australian health and medical research sector but also to the entire count
The push to find answers to the increasing dementia epidemic intensified today with NeuRA’s Prof Glenda Halliday receiving $6.5 million from the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC).
A new simple bedside screening test will help doctors and clinicians to determine whether a dementia patient has Alzheimer’s disease (AD) or behavioural-variant frontotemporal dementia (bvFTD).
NeuRA's Prof John Hodges was awarded the Bengt Winblad Lifetime Achievement Award in Alzheimer’s Disease Research at the 2015 Alzheimer’s Association International Conference in Washington DC.
This NeuRA study seeks to reduce symptoms and improve cognition in people with schizophrenia displaying elevated blood inflammatory markers
What is the purpose of this study?
Do something extraordinary for the three million Australians who struggle with a major brain or mind disorder.
Today NeuRA proudly opened Level 6 of the Margarete Ainsworth Building.
NeuRA is recruiting parents and their children as part of its child restraint study.
In a new study published in the Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease, Dr Rebekah Ahmed and colleagues found that patients with dementia show a decrease in sexual relations with their partners.
Internationally recognised scientists, Prof Cyndi Shannon Weickert and Dr Tom Weickert have recently reported that the drug raloxifene - an oestrogen-based medication - already used in the treatment o
Fellows of the Australian Academy of Health and Medical Sciences