Peter Goodenough Memorial Lecture 2023

6 September 2023 5:00pm7:00pm
We are pleased to announce the 2023 Peter Goodenough Memorial Lecture:

New visions for mental health care: Using neuroscience to personalise treatments
By Professor Leanne Williams

Available slot

29 March 2023 12:00pm1:00pm

Dr Itia Favre-Bulle - QBI: "Optogenetics, photoactivation and manipulation to study zebrafish sensory perceptions and cognitive functions”

1 March 2023 12:00pm1:00pm
Dr Itia Favre-Bulle
Queensland Brain Institute
University of Queensland

Host: Sean Keating

Assistant Professor Benjamin Sivyer - Casey Eye Institute, Oregon Health & Science University, USA: "Retinal ganglion cells underlying non-image forming vision"

24 February 2023 12:00pm1:00pm
Assistant Professor Ben Sivyer
Casey Eye Institute, Oregon Health & Science University
Portland, Oregon, USA

Professor Ehsan Arabzadeh - Australian National University, ACT: "Deciphering the language of brain cells: what can we learn from neuronal representations?"

23 November 2022 12:00pm1:00pm
Professor Ehsan Arabzadeh
Eccles Institute of Neuroscience
Australian National University, ACT

Dr Dhanisha Jhaveri - QBI: "Adult-born hippocampal neurons: Deciphering regulatory mechanisms for improving cognition and mood"

16 November 2022 12:00pm1:00pm
Dr Dhanisha Jhaveri
Mater Research Institute & Queensland Brain Institute 
University of Queensland

Professor Alex Fornito - Monash University, Victoria : "Geometric constraints on human brain function"

9 November 2022 12:00pm1:00pm
Professor Alex Fornito
Turner Institute for Brain and Mental Health
Monash University, Clayton Campus, VIC

A/Professor Jan Kaslin - Monash University, Melbourne

26 October 2022 12:00pm1:00pm
A/Professor Jan Kaslin
Australian regenerative Medicine Institute
Monash University
Clayton VIC 3800

Professor Jennifer Cornish - Macquarie University, Sydney : "Understanding Methamphetamine Addiction: Implications for Novel Therapeutics"

19 October 2022 12:00pm1:00pm
Professor Jennifer Cornish
Centre for Emotional Help (CEH)
Macquarie University, Sydney

Professor Glenda Halliday - University of Sydney, Sydney : "Adaptive structural changes in motor cortex in Parkinson’s disease"

5 October 2022 12:00pm1:00pm
Professor Glenda Halliday
Faculty of Health and Medicine
University of Sydney, NSW

Dr Maureen Hagan - Monash University, Melbourne : "Untangling the mechanisms of neural communication"

28 September 2022 12:00pm1:00pm
Dr Maureen Hagan
Department of Physiology
Monash University, VIC

Professor Gail Robinson - QBI : "Executive control functions in health and disease"

21 September 2022 12:00pm1:00pm
Professor Gail Robinson
Queensland Brain Institute
University of Queensland

Professor Bruno van Swinderen - QBI : "Synapse-specific trapping and whole-brain fragmentation: the complex road to general anaesthesia"

14 September 2022 12:00pm1:00pm
Professor Bruno van Swinderen
Queensland Brain Institute
University of Queensland

A/Professor Irina Voineagu - The University of New South Wales, Sydney : "Gene expression regulation in the brain in health and disease"

7 September 2022 12:00pm1:00pm
A/Professor Irina Voineagu
School of Biotechnology and Biomolecular Sciences
The University of New South Wales,
Sydney NSW

Dr Arne Ittner - Flinders University, Adelaide : "Protein kinases, tau phosphorylation and Alzheimer’s disease"

24 August 2022 12:00pm1:00pm
Dr Arne Ittner
Senior Research Fellow in Neuroscience
College of Medicine and Public Health, Flinders University, South Australia

Professor Yasunori Hayashi - Kyoto University, Japan : "Online and offline synaptic plasticity during systems memory consolidation"

17 August 2022 12:00pm1:00pm
Professor Yasunori Hayashi
Department of Pharmacology
Kyoto University Graduate School of Medicine
Kyoto 606-8501 Japan

A/Professor Timothy Bredy - QBI : "RNA in Neuroscience"

3 August 2022 12:00pm1:00pm
A/Professor Timothy Bredy
Queensland Brain Institute
University of Queensland

A/Professor Saul Villeda - University of California San Francisco, USA : "Systemic Mechanisms of Brain Rejuvenation"

27 July 2022 12:00pm1:00pm
A/Professor Saul Villeda
School of Medicine
University of California, San Francisco