Neurolgical Foundation of New Zealand

Official partner to Brain Awareness Week

Brain Awareness Week

Repairing the brain after Stroke: Hopeful Horizons

Stroke is a major cause of serious adult disability in New Zealand and 75 percent of stroke victims are over 65. Dr Clarkson’s research is vital for our growing ageing population’s future brain health.

In this lecture Dr Clarkson will discuss the wonders of neuroprotection, regeneration and repair mechanisms to improve recovery of function following a stroke and the hope for patients on the horizon.

Lecture 10:00am – 11:00am followed by Q&A