Events

Support CHeBA in the Blackmores Virtual Sydney Running Festival 2021
Support CHeBA in the Blackmores Virtual Sydney Running Festival 2021
Did you know that physical activity throughout life influences brain health in late life? With COVID-19 restricting us in many ways, this is your opportunity to get active in a virtual event while raising funds for vital dementia research. The future of ageing will be greatly impacted by… Read More
Wisdom, Ageing, and the Pandemics
Wisdom, Ageing, and the Pandemics
CHeBA Visiting Lecture Series presents Professor Dilip Jeste of the University of California San Diego, for his talk: Wisdom, Ageing, and the Pandemics The presentation will be followed by a live Q&A session with Professor Jeste Discussed in religions and philosophies for millennia,… Read More
Rethinking Dementia Diagnostic Conversation
Rethinking Dementia Diagnostic Conversation
After receiving a diagnosis of dementia, patients and their carers describe feeling lost and overwhelmed. They report receiving insufficient information and advice about what to do next and planning for the future. Dementia diagnostic guidelines abound, but less attention has been given… Read More
Post-diagnostic Support for People with Dementia and Carers: Unmet Needs and Evidence for Rehabilitation
Post-diagnostic Support for People with Dementia and Carers: Unmet Needs and Evidence for Rehabilitation
Australians with dementia and carers often report receiving minimal supports following diagnosis. This webinar will describe their unmet needs for information, psychosocial support, treatments to optimise function and wellbeing. It will present the strong evidence base that physical… Read More
Post-Stroke Dementia
Post-Stroke Dementia
CHeBA Visiting Lecture Series presents Professor Rajesh Kalaria of Newcastle University, for his talk: Post-Stroke Dementia The presentation will be followed by a live Q&A session with Professor Kalaria. Dementia develops in 30% of elderly people who survive after stroke. Various… Read More
Functional Stroke: A New Challenge for Stroke Services and Neuropsychiatry
Functional Stroke: A New Challenge for Stroke Services and Neuropsychiatry
CHeBA Visiting Lecture Series presents Professor Anthony David of University College London, for his talk: Functional Stroke: A New Challenge for Stroke Services and Neuropsychiatry The presentation will be followed by a live Q&A session with Professor David The advent of specialised… Read More