NeuRA Seminar Series 2020
The NeuRA Seminar Series aims to provide the opportunity to listen to interesting and leading research across all fields of neuroscience.
Presenters will include a mix of NeuRA-based scientists, as well as invited presentations from external domestic and international scientific experts.
The presentations are held every Friday at 12 noon, in the Level 3 John and Betty Lynch Seminar Room. The presentations aim to run for one hour.
If you are interested in attending these seminars and wish to be added to the regular email mailing list, please fill out the form.
|7th of Feb||1. Dr Matt Brodie; 2. Dr Lara Harvey||1. Lord/Delbaere Groups (NeuRA); 2. Close Group (NeuRA)||1. Preventing motor impairment with peripheral nerve stimulation, smart textiles, and mobile technology.
2. The use of the physiological profile assessment to improve the prediction of fragility fractures in community-dwelling older people.
|14th of Feb||1. Dr Phu Hoang; 2. Dr Euan McCaughey||1. Lord/Gandevia Groups (NeuRA); 2. Butler Group (NeuRA)||1. Footdrop & ankle contractures and mobility in people with MS.
2. Category two to four funding for early-mid career researchers: an untapped pool?
|21st of Feb||1. Lewis Ingram (PhD); 2. Sonia Hesam-Shariati||1. Lord/Gandevia Groups (NeuRA); 2. Fullerton Group (NeuRA)||1. The upper limb Physiological Profile Assessment (PPA): quantifying upper limb motor impairment across the adult lifespan and disease; 2. Role of Epigenetic Contributors in Developing Bipolar Disorder at High Familial Risk|
|28th of Feb||Prof Carol Jagger||Newcastle Unversity, UK||Understanding past trends in healthy life expectancy and prospects for the future.|
|6th of Mar||1. Dr Hanna Hensen; 2. Prof Melissa Green||1. Eckert Group (NeuRA); 2. Green Group (NeuRA)||Sleep problems in people with multiple sclerosis: rates, mechanisms and consequences.|
|13th of Mar||1. Samantha Owens (PhD); 2. Dr Adam Lawther||1. Shannon-Weickert Group (NeuRA); 2. Walker Group (NeuRA)||TBA|
|20th of Mar||Prof Richard Kemp||UNSW||TBA|
|27th of Mar||Paulo Pelicioni (PhD)||Lord Group (NeuRA)||TBA|
|3rd of Apr||1. Zoë Djajadikarta (RA); 2. Weike van Dijk (MSc)||1. Gandevia Group (NeuRA); 2. Shannon-Weickert Group (NeuRA)||TBA|
|10th of Apr||Good Friday||Good Friday||Good Friday|
|24th of Apr||Prof Charles Springer||Advanced Imaging Research Center, OHSU, Oregon||TBA|
|1st of May||TBA||TBA||TBA|
|8th of May||TBA||TBA||TBA|
|15th of May||Prof Americo Migliaccio||Migliaccio Group (NeuRA)||TBA|
|29th of May||Prof Chris Rowe||Austin Health, Melbourne||TBA|
|5th of Jun||TBA||TBA||TBA|
|12th of Jun||TBA||TBA||TBA|
|19th of Jun||Dr Martin Heroux||Gandevia Group (NeuRA)|
|26th of Jun||TBA||TBA||TBA|
|3rd of Jul||TBA||TBA||TBA|
|10th of Jul||TBA||TBA||TBA|
|17th of Jul||TBA||TBA||TBA|
|24th of Jul||TBA||TBA||TBA|
|31-Jul-20||Dr Andrew Phillips||Monash University||TBA|
NeuRA, Level 3 John and Betty Lynch Seminar Room