Dr Adam Walker, UQ : "Mechanisms of neurodegeneration and neuroprotection in motor neuron disease and frontotemporal dementia"

20 November 2019 11:00am12:00pm
Dr Adam Walker
Queensland Brain Institute, University of Queensland

Professor Oliver Hobert, Columbia University, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, New York : “Homeoboxes build the C. elegans nervous system”

25 November 2019 11:00am12:00pm
Professor Oliver Hobert
Columbia University, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, New York

Professor Hollis Cline, Scripps Research Institute, USA : Brain development and plasticity: using developmental plasticity mechanisms to rehabilitate the injured brain"

27 November 2019 11:00am12:00pm
Professor Hollis Cline
Hahn Professor of Neuroscience
Department of Neuroscience Co-Chair
Scripps Research Institute, California Campus, USA

A/Professor Mazen Kheirbek, UCSF

6 December 2019 11:00am12:00pm
A/Professor Mazen Kheirbek
Center for Integrative Neuroscience
University of California, San Francisco

Professor Subhojit Roy, University of California, San Diego : "Unusual trafficking Routes in Axonal Transport"

10 December 2019 11:00am12:00pm
Professor Subhojit Roy
Departments of Pathology and Neurosciences, University of California, San Diego
La Jolla CA92093-0626, USA

Neuroscience Seminar TBA

18 December 2019 11:00am12:00pm

Professor Ole Jensen, Birmingham University, UK

5 February 2020 4:00pm5:00pm
Professor Ole Jensen
Professor in Translational Neuroscience
School of Psychology
Birmingham University
Edgbaston, Birmingham, B155 2TT, United Kingdom

Neuroscience Seminar TBA

12 February 2020 11:00am12:00pm

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Professor Fred Meunier, UQ : "Dynamic nanoscale organisation of the neurotransmitter release machinery"

13 November 2019 11:00am12:00pm
Professor Fred Meunier
Queensland Brain Institute, University of Queensland

Dr Zhaoyu Li, UQ : "Functional Connectomics: understanding neural network integration in C. elegans"

6 November 2019 11:00am12:00pm
Dr Zhaoyu Li,
Queensland Brain Institute, University of Queensland

Professor Steven Petrou, Florey Institute of Neuroscience and Mental Health : “Precision medicine in genetic epilepsies: Are we there yet?"

30 October 2019 11:00am12:00pm
Professor Steven Petrou
Director, Florey Institute of Neuroscience and Mental Health, Parkville, VIC
2017 Australian C. elegans Symposium

2019 Australian C. elegans Symposium

23 October 2019 2:00pm25 October 2019 1:00pm
The Australian C. elegans Symposium will be held at the Queensland Brain Institute, supported by the CJCADR.

UQ Giving Day - QBI Discovery Research Endowment Fund

22 October 2019 12:00am23 October 2019 12:00am
290,000 alumni. 24 hours. Imagine the impact!
Emeritus Professor Jack Pettigrew.

Memorial Celebration of Emeritus Professor Jack Pettigrew’s Life in Science

18 October 2019 12:30pm4:00pm
The life and career of Emeritus Professor Jack Pettigrew will be celebrated - with his friends and colleagues sharing their memories/recollections of Jack’s life in science - at a retrospective held at the Queensland Brain Institute.

Neuroscience Seminars

9 October 2019 2:15pm3:15pm

Professor Naomi Wray, UQ : "Progress in ALS genomics research from the Ice Bucket Challenge Grant"

9 October 2019 11:00am12:00pm
Professor Naomi Wray
Program in Complex Trait Genomics
Institute for Molecular Bioscience & Queensland Brain Institute, The University of Queensland

Informative Breakfast: Dementia

2 October 2019 7:00am
Join us for an informative breakfast session highlighting Dementia research at the Queensland Brain Institute.

Dr Asheeta Prasad, University of New South Wales : “Neural modulation of dopamine networks”

1 October 2019 11:30am12:30pm
Dr Asheeta Prasad
University of New South Wales, Sydney

Dr Victor Anggono, UQ : "Molecular Mechanisms of Glutamate Receptor Trafficking"

25 September 2019 11:00am12:00pm
Dr Victor Anggono,
Queensland Brain Institute, University of Queensland

Dr Rodrigo Suárez, UQ : "Clues from the past: marsupials reveal new principles of evolutionary, developmental and systems neuroscience"

18 September 2019 11:00am12:00pm
Dr Rodrigo Suárez
Queensland Brain Institute
University of Queensland

Professor Warwick Bowen, UQ : "Quantum and precision sensing: advances and applications in the biosciences"

11 September 2019 11:00am12:00pm
Professor Warwick Bowen
School of Mathematics and Physics
The University of Queensland

Dr Eva Hoch, Germany: "Cannabis: Potential and Risks. A scientific analysis"

4 September 2019 11:00am12:00pm
Dr Eva Hoch
Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München

Professor Gordon Fishell, Harvard University: "Making up your mind, the specification and integration of interneurons into the cortex"

2 September 2019 11:00am12:00pm
Professor Gordon Fishell
Professor of Neurobiology
Harvard Medical School and the Stanley Center at the Broad
220 Longwood Ave. MA 02115, USA

A/Professor Zachary Knight, USA : "The Neurobiology of Homeostasis"

28 August 2019 11:00am12:00pm
A/Professor Zachary Knight
Howard Hughes Medical Institute
University of California, San Francisco
Join Team Queensland Brain Institute (QBI), University of Queensland (UQ) for the Bridge to Brisbane

Bridge to Brisbane 2019

25 August 2019 6:00am2:00pm
Strap on your running/walking shoes and join Team Queensland Brain Institute (QBI), University of Queensland (UQ) in raising vital funds for brain research at this year's Bridge to Brisbane.

Ross Maclean Fellowship Race Day 2019

24 August 2019 12:00pm5:00pm
This fantastic event is sponsored by the Index Group to help raise awareness and funds for MND research at the Queensland Brain Institute. All funds raised support the Ross Maclean Fellowship, which was established in 2004 by the late Ross Maclean and his family to raise funds to fight this devastating disease.

Healthy Brains

22 August 2019 5:00pm7:00pm
The Queensland Brain Institute is inviting their fundraising heroes, their supporters and members of the community to visit and learn about research into how exercise and a healthy diet impact the brain.

Peter Goodenough Memorial Lecture 2019

20 August 2019 5:00pm6:00pm
Please join us at the 2019 Peter Goodenough Memorial Lecture presented by Dr Norman Swan, multi-award winning producer and broadcaster, and current producer and presenter of the Health Report on ABC Radio.

Professor Geoff Goodhill, UQ : "The development of neural coding in zebrafish, and a new method for analysing calcium imaging data"

7 August 2019 11:00am12:00pm
Professor Geoff Goodhill
Queensland Brain Institute, University of Queensland

Professor Jürgen Götz, UQ : "From basic mechanisms to antibody- and ultrasound-based therapeutic interventions for Alzheimer's disease"

31 July 2019 11:00am12:00pm
Professor Jürgen Götz
Director of Clem Jones Centre for Ageing Dementia Research
Queensland Brain Institute, University of Queensland

Professor Amparo Acker-Palmer, Germany : "Neurovascular interactions during CNS development"

29 July 2019 11:00am12:00pm
Professor Amparo Acker-Palmer
Institute of Cell Biology and Neuroscience
Buchmann Institute for Molecular Life Sciences, Goethe University, Frankfurt

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