Ross Maclean Fellowship Race Day 2019

24 August 2019 11:30am5:00pm
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.
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.

A/Professor Zachary Knight, USA

28 August 2019 11:00am12:00pm
A/Professor Zachary Knight
Howard Hughes Medical Institute
University of California, San Francisco

Professor Gord Fishell, USA

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

Dr Victor Anggono, UQ

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

Neuroscience Seminar TBA

11 September 2019 11:00am12:00pm

Neuroscience Seminar TBA

18 September 2019 11:00am12:00pm

Neuroscience Seminar TBA

25 September 2019 11:00am12:00pm

2019 Dementia Breakfast

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

Dr Steven Zuryn, UQ

2 October 2019 11:00am12:00pm
Dr Steven Zuryn
Queensland Brain Institute, University of Queensland

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Parkinson's & Movement Disorders Information Session for Patients & Carers

21 July 2018 9:00am1:00pm
An informative session for patients and carers living with Parkinson’s Disease, Dystonia, Essential Tremor and Tourette’s Syndrome

Professor Margaret McCarthy, USA : "Microglia, Maleness and Marijuana: How Endocannabinoids Sculpt Brain Sex Differences"

18 July 2018 4:00pm5:00pm
Professor Margaret McCarthy
School of Medicine
University of Maryland, Baltimore, USA

Neuroscience Seminars

5 July 2018 9:45am10:45am

A/Professor Mathew Blurton-Jones, UCI : "Using Human iPSC-derived Microglia and Chimeric Mouse Models to Study Alzheimer’s Disease"

27 June 2018 11:00am12:00pm
A/Professor Mathew Blurton-Jones
Department of Neurobiology and Behaviour, Sue and Bill Gross Stem Cell Research Center, University of California, Irvine.

Professor Elizabeth Coulson, UQ : "The cholinergic basal forebrain and Alzheimer’s disease: from obstructive sleep apnoea to the p75 neurotrophin receptor"

20 June 2018 11:00am12:00pm
Professor Elizabeth Coulson
School of Biomedical Sciences and Queensland Brain Institute, University of Queensland

Professor Richard M. Gronostajski, USA : “NFI genes in CNS development”

19 June 2018 11:00am12:00pm
Professor Richard M. Gronostajski
Department of Biochemistry, State University of New York at Buffalo

Dr Alessandra Martini, USA : "Amyloid-beta impairs interleukin-1β signaling: impact on Alzheimer’s Disease."

13 June 2018 11:00am12:00pm
Dr Alessandra Martini
Institute for Memory Impairments and Neurological Disorders
University of California - Irvine (UCI)

Dr Michael Hodges-Langford, UQ : “WNT signalling in choroid plexus development”

6 June 2018 11:00am12:00pm
Dr Michael Hodges-Langford (PhD Exit Seminar)
Queensland Brain Institute, University of Queensland

Asad Amanat Ali, UQ : "Developmental vitamin D deficiency rat model of Autism Spectrum Disorder" 

30 May 2018 11:00am12:00pm
Asad Amanat Ali (PhD Exit Seminar)
Queensland Brain Institute, University of Queensland

Professor Anthony J Hannan, Florey Institute of Neuroscience and Mental Health : "Gene-environment interactions mediating experience-dependent plasticity in the healthy and diseased brain"

23 May 2018 11:00am12:00pm
Professor Anthony J Hannan
NHMRC Principal Research Fellow
Florey Institute of Neuroscience and  Mental Health, University of Melbourne

Ross Maclean Fellowship Race Day 2018

19 May 2018 11:30am5:00pm
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.

Marge Maallo, UQ : "Neural correlates of visual function in agenesis of the corpus callosum"

15 May 2018 11:00am12:00pm
Marge Maallo (PhD Exit Seminar)
Queensland Brain Institute, University of Queensland

Professor Jonathon Howard, Yale : "Dendritic Branching Morphogenesis: Motors and Cytoskeleton"

11 May 2018 11:00am12:00pm
Professor Jonathon Howard
Eugene Higgins Professor of Molecular Biophysics & Biochemistry Yale University, USA

MND Awareness Breakfast

9 May 2018 7:00am9:00am
Join us for an informative breakfast session highlighting Motor Neurone Disease research at the Queensland Brain Institute.

Dr Tara Walker, Germany : "Cell death in adult hippocampal neurogenesis is ferroptotic and rescued by selenium"

19 April 2018 11:00am12:00pm
Dr Tara Walker
Senior Research Associate, Kempermann Group
Center for Regenerative Therapies, Dresden, Germany

Katie Drummond, VIC: "Influence of Psychological Stress on Fear Extinction during Development"

18 April 2018 11:00am12:00pm
Katie Drummond
The Florey Neuroscience Institute of Mental Health, Melbourne, VIC

A/Professor Adam Vogel, VIC : "Who cares about speech and what can it tell us?"

13 April 2018 2:30pm3:30pm
A/Professor Adam Vogel
Director
Centre for Neuroscience of Speech, The University of Melbourne, VIC

Parkinson's Breakfast

12 April 2018 7:15am9:00am
You are invited to an exclusive breakfast event to hear the latest insights into Parkinson’s Disease research at QBI.

Dr Nathalie Dehorter, ANU : "Molecular Control of Interneuron Identity"

11 April 2018 11:00am12:00pm
Dr Nathalie Dehorter
Group Leader at the Eccles Institute for Neuroscience,
The John Curtin School of Medical Research, Australian National University, Canberra

Jazzing up the Brain

10 April 2018 6:00pm7:00pm

YeJin Chai, UQ : "A highly Munc18-ocentric Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy"

4 April 2018 11:00am12:00pm
YeJin Chai (PhD Exit Seminar)
Queensland Brain Institute, University of Queensland

Adekunle Bademosi, UQ : "Lateral trapping of syntaxin1A in nanodomains: key to neuroexocytosis?"

28 March 2018 11:00am12:00pm
Adekunle Bademosi (PhD Exit Seminar)
Queensland Brain Institute, University of Queensland

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