Digitally created image of man holding molecular structure

NeuRA Invited Seminar Series 2016

The NeuRA Invited Lecture series aims to attract leading national and international researchers from all fields of neuroscience.

Date Speaker Institution Topic
 June 24, 2016, at 12:00pm Prof Brett Garner University of Wollongong New avenues in Alzheimer’s disease molecular pathology
 July 22, 2016, at 12:00pm Dr Jan Fullerton NeuRA Ups and downs through the complex world of bipolar disorder genetics
 August 26, 2016 at 12:00pm Prof Pankaj Sah University of Queensland The amygdala, hippocampus and medial prefrontal cortex: Three partners in the fear circuit
 September 23, 2016 at 12:00pm Emeritus Prof Pat Michie University of Newcastle Behavioural, electrophysiological and neurobiological abnormalities in adult offspring following maternal immune activation: relevance of this animal model to schizophrenia?
 October 14, 2016 at 12:00pm Steve Lockley Harvard Medical School The eye is not just for seeing: Circadian photoreception in humans
 November 2, 2016 at 12:00pm Prof Seth Grant  University of Edinburgh Synapse complexity: genetic studies of cognition and mental illness
 November 25, 2016 at 12:00pm Prof Ewa Goldys Macquarie University Eureka moment for cell colour technology

Primary contacts

Dr Claire Shepherd (T: +612 9399 1090 E:
Dr Tertia Purves-Tyson (T: +612 9399 1649 E:
Dr Danny Eckert (T: +612 9399 1814 E:
Dr Vibeke Catts (T: +612 9399 1748 E:

Location: NeuRA Seminar Room