News & events

The blood test that could save sight

A new blood test is being developed that can detect patients at risk of dry age-related macular degeneration (AMD) and potentially save millions people from going blind.

Anne Bruestle and Vini Gautam wins ACT Young Tall Poppy Science Award

Dr Anne Bruestle and Dr Vini Gautam win the ACT Young Tall Poppy Science Award for their work in immunology and neuroscience.

JCSMR PhD Student Joshua Chu Tan wins Asia Pacific 3MT Final

Joshua Chu-Tan wins the 2016 3MT Asia-Pacific Final
Professor Janet Keast

Mapping the sacral visceral connectome for bioelectronic medicine

12–1pm 31 May 2019
Professor Janet Keast, Chair of Anatomy and Neuroscience, University of Melbourne

Presentation from Dr Ehsan Kheradpezhouh

3.30–4.30pm 7 Jun 2019
Dr Ehsan Kheradpezhouh, The Arabzadeh Group, JCSMR

Presentation from Dr Kristin Barry

3.30–4.30pm 14 Jun 2019
Dr Kristin Barry, The Bekkers Group, JCSMR

Presentation from Prof Brett Graham

3.30–5pm 21 Jun 2019
Prof Brett Graham, The University of Newcastle

The therapeutic potential of the phytocannabinoid cannabidiol (CBD) for Alzheimer’s disease – a preclinical perspective.

12–1pm 26 Jul 2019
Prof Tim Karl, School of Medicine, Western Sydney University – affiliated with Neuroscience Research Australia

Presentation from Dr Matthew Tang

3.30–4.30pm 2 Aug 2019
Dr Matthew Tang, The Queensland Brain Institute

Presentation from Dr Nicholas Price

3.30–4.30pm 9 Aug 2019
Dr Nicholas Price, Monash University

Presentation from Dr Sharna Jamadar

3.30–4.30pm 16 Aug 2019
Dr Sharna Jamadar, Monash University

A Question of Balance - Best laid plans of mice and men…

12–1pm 23 Aug 2019
Alan M. Brichta Professor of Anatomy Co-Director of the Centre for Brain and Mental Health Research The University of Newcastle

Presentation from Dr Saba Gharaei

3.30–4.30pm 30 Aug 2019
Dr Saba Gharaei, The Arabzadeh Group & The Stuart Group, JCSMR

Presentation from Associate Professor Lucy Palmer

3.30–4.30pm 6 Sep 2019
Associate Professor Lucy Palmer, Florey Institute of Neuroscience

Presentation from Dr Wendy Imlach

3.30–4.30pm 13 Sep 2019
Dr Wendy Imlach, Monash University

Presentation from Dr Yadollah Ranjibar-Slamloo

3.30–4.30pm 27 Sep 2019
Dr Yadollah Ranjibar-Slamloo, The Dehorter Group, JCSMR

Presentation from Dr Shannon Das

3.30–4.30pm 4 Oct 2019
Dr Shannon Das, The Natoli Group, JCSMR

Presentation from Dr Joshua Chu-Tan

3.30–4.30pm 11 Oct 2019
Dr Joshua Chu-Tan, The Natoli Group, JCSMR

Presentation from Dr Shaam Al-Abed

3.30–4.30pm 1 Nov 2019
Dr Shaam Al-Abed, The Dehorter Group, JCSMR

Presentation from Dr Conrad Lee

3.30–4.30pm 8 Nov 2019
Dr Conrad Lee, The Arabzadeh Group, JCSMR

Presentation from Suraj Honnuraiah

3.30–4.30pm 15 Nov 2019
Suraj Honnuraiah, The Stuart Group, JCSMR

Presentation from Dr Marconi Barbosa

3.30–4.30pm 29 Nov 2019
Dr Marconi Barbosa, The Maddess Group, JCSMR