The UQ Neuroscience Symposium will showcase breakthrough discoveries at The University of Queensland in the areas of:

  • Fundamental Neuroscience
  • New Frontiers in Neuroscience
  • Clinical Neuroscience

Register and submit your abstract for poster / oral presentation by 12 September 2022.

For EMCRs - selected abstract for oral presentations. 

Prizes will be awarded for best poster / oral presentations.

A networking event will be hosted at the end of the first day of the symposium. All attendees are welcome. Canapes and drinks will be provided. 

Register

 


Keynote Speakers

Professor Marina Mikhaylova

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Professor Terence O'Brien

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Program

Monday 26 September

9:00 – 9:20am: Arrival and Coffee

9:20 – 9:30am: Welcome

Session 1

9:30 – 10:30am: Keynote 1 (International) – Marina Mikhaylova, Berlin

10:30 – 11:00am: Break – Morning Tea

Session 2

11:00 – 12:40pm: Discovery Neuroscience (5 x 15+5 min talks)

12:40 – 2:00pm: Lunch + Posters

Session 3

2:00 – 3:00pm: New Frontiers in Neuroscience (3 x 15+5 min talks)

3:00 – 3:30pm: Afternoon Tea

3:30 – 4:30pm: Session 3 to continue

5:00 – 7:00pm: Networking with Drinks & Canapes

 

Tuesday 27 September

Session 4

9:00 – 10:00am: Keynote 2 (National) - Terence O’Brien, Monash

10:00 – 10:30am: Break – Morning Tea

Session 5

10:30 – 12:10pm: From Preclinical Research to Human Biology: Translating Discoveries (5 x 15+5 min talks)

12:15 – 1:30pm: Lunch + Posters

Session 6

1:30 – 2:30pm: Clinical Neuroscience (3 x 15+5 min talks)

2:30 – 3:00pm: Afternoon Tea

Session 7

3:00 – 3:50pm: Biomedical-Clinical Partnership: Shaping Translational Neuroscience (2 x 20+5 min talks)

3:50 – 4:30pm: Vision for UQ Neuroscience (Panel discussion – Head/Director of Schools/Institutes)

Concluding remarks
 


Supported by

Queensland Brain Institute
Faculty of Medicine
School of Biomedical Sciences 
Centre for Clinical Research (UQCCR)
Mater Research

Venue

Queensland Brain Institute
Room: 
Level 7 Auditorium