Neurolgical Foundation of New Zealand

Official partner to Brain Awareness Week

Brain Awareness Week


Brain Day Dunedin 2017 – Brain Research: Making Headlines - Click here for more info

The Neurological Foundation and the University of Otago are pleased to present a programme of thought-provoking interviews and lecture during Brain Awareness Week 2017. 10:00am – 11:00am  – Moved by the Mind, Dr Angus McMorland, University of Auckland – Interview with Allan Baddock In this interview motor control neurophysiologist Dr McMorland will discuss his research […]

Brain Day Auckland 2017 – Research on the brain - Click here for more info

The theme for Auckland Brain Day 2017 is ‘Research on the brain’. Join us to experience lectures, presentations and creative works to enrich your world. Leading scientists and clinicians from the Centre for Brain Research will explore how our brains create and perceive the environment around us. Workshops with community experts provide an opportunity to […]

The Future of memory – Queenstown, Monday 13th March 2017 - Click here for more info

In this lecture, Professor Addis will reflect on her past investigations of how changes in memory function in older age and depression impact upon imagining the future. She will also discuss her future research directions, including the exploration of interventions for enhancing future thinking, the hope being to support the imagining of vivid and bright […]

  • Where:

    Mezzanine Function Room, Queenstown Events Centre, Frankton
  • Who:

    Professor Donna Rose Addis
  • When:

    Monday 13th March 2017, 10:00am - 12:00pm

Our human brain bank: A rich research resource - Click here for more info

The Neurological Foundation Douglas Human Brain Bank has one of the most extensive collections of human brain tissue in the Southern Hemisphere. Founded in 1994 and based at the University of Auckland’s Centre for Brain Research, the brain bank holds tissue from over 650 donated brains. Most of our understanding of neurological disease today has […]