Events

Supporting Older People in a Time of Crisis - Live on Zoom
Supporting Older People in a Time of Crisis - Live on Zoom
Wolper Jewish Hospital, Friends of Wolper and COA invite you to attend a free Q&A Professor Henry Brodaty AO: Co-Director, Centre for Healthy Brain Ageing (CHeBA) UNSW; Dementia Centre for Research Collaboration and Montefiore Chair of Healthy Brain Ageing Moderator Julie McCrossin AM… Read More
CHeBA International Visiting Lecture: Professor Colin Shapiro & Dr Dora Zalai, Toronto
CHeBA International Visiting Lecture: Professor Colin Shapiro & Dr Dora Zalai, Toronto
CHeBA invites you to a Visiting Lecture with two special guest speakers: Professor Colin Shapiro from the University of Toronto and Dr Dor Zalai from Ryerson University in Toronto. Professor Colin Shapiro:  Unusual Yipping Polar Bears - and Other Rare Circadian Cases Dr Dora Zalai:… Read More
National Psychology, Counselling & Psychotherapy Conference 2019
National Psychology, Counselling & Psychotherapy Conference 2019
EXPERT-LED TRAINING FOR PSYCHOLOGISTS, COUNSELLORS, PSYCHOTHERAPISTS AND HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONALS. The National Counselling and Psychotherapy Conference explores current and future trends in psychology, psychotherapy and mental health. This innovative conference features expert academics… Read More
Behaviours & Psychological Symptoms Associated with Dementia Workshop
Behaviours & Psychological Symptoms Associated with Dementia Workshop
The Dementia Centre for Research Collaboration (DCRC) and Neuroscience Research Australia (NeuRA) are hosting a workshop focusing on behaviours and psychological symptoms associated with dementia.   Registration is free. People living with dementia and families are especially welcome! … Read More
Wipeout Dementia Property Industry 2019
Wipeout Dementia Property Industry 2019
The 2019 property industry Wipeout Dementia® is set for 22 November, sponsored by Morgans, Aoyuan International, Colliers, M3property and Winten Property Group, with inkind support from Hurley and The Bucket List.  This is the 10th Wipeout Dementia event and a fundraising campaign which… Read More
FREE Public Forum: Strategies for Healthy Ageing
FREE Public Forum: Strategies for Healthy Ageing
Older Persons’ Mental Health Service, Eastern Suburbs Mental Health Services, South Eastern Sydney Local Health District presents 'Strategies for Healthy Ageing', a free public health initiative to promote healthy lifestyles in the older community by providing an awareness of strategies… Read More
Free Public Healthy Ageing Talks
Free Public Healthy Ageing Talks
Date: Friday, 18 October 2019Time: 10:30am - 12:20pmLocation: Waverley Library Theatrette, 32 Denison St, Bondi Junction. Free parking (for first 2 hours) and lift available.  Join CHeBA researchers Dr Nicole Kochan (CHeBA Senior Research Fellow, Leader of CHeBA's Neuropsychology Group … Read More
International Research Network on Dementia Prevention (IRNDP) Conference 2019
International Research Network on Dementia Prevention (IRNDP) Conference 2019
Date: 14 & 15 October 2019Location: NeuRA (Neuroscience Research Australia), 139 Barker St Randwick Registrations are currently open and will close on 1 October. There is no registration fee for this conference. The International Research Network on Dementia Prevention (IRNDP) is a… Read More
CHeBA Visiting Lecture: Professor Charles DeCarli
CHeBA Visiting Lecture: Professor Charles DeCarli
Talk Summary Vascular risk factors such as hypertension are common and appear in early middle life for a substantial minority of individuals. Biomarkers of brain injury due to these factors have developed slowly over the last few decades, but are now proving extremely important given new… Read More
Alzheimer’s Association International Conference® (AAIC®) Satellite Symposium
Alzheimer’s Association International Conference® (AAIC®) Satellite Symposium
Join leading experts at the Alzheimer’s Association International Conference® (AAIC®) Satellite Symposium on Wednesday 25th to Friday 27th September 2019 in Sydney, Australia, to explore emerging dementia research in Oceania and network with others who share your interests. As part of the… Read More
Aged Care 2.0 - New Ways of Knowing and Acting
Aged Care 2.0 - New Ways of Knowing and Acting
Limited spots available. Registration is free and will close on 16 September. Afternoon tea is included.  Macquarie University and  NSW Australian Association of Gerontology (AAG) present 'Aged Care 2.0 - New Ways of Knowing and Acting', which will consider what the Australian aged care… Read More
Debate: Mental Illnesses Are Brain Disorders
Debate: Mental Illnesses Are Brain Disorders
Location: Berg Family Foundation Seminar Room (Kirby Institute) Level 6, Wallace Wurth Building, Kensington Campus, UNSW SydneyDate and Time: Wednesday 28 August 2019, 4-5 pmRefreshments will be served. Registration is not required. Is it time to look beyond the brain for answers about… Read More
The 4th Australian Biology of Ageing Conference (ABAC) 2019
The 4th Australian Biology of Ageing Conference (ABAC) 2019
Date: Mon, 26 Aug at 9:00am to Wed, 28 Aug at 12pm. Location: University of Sydney, Camperdown NSW 2006, Australia An optional Sydney Harbour Dinner Cruise will take place on Monday, 26 August 2019 – only limited spaces available. Free registration for students. Early bird registration… Read More
Meet the Professors – 2 July
Meet the Professors – 2 July
Description The 2019 Meet the Professors series is a wonderful chance for students and staff to celebrate the careers and achievements of our newly promoted and recruited professors. Our speakers will share their specialist knowledge and provide insights into ‘what’ and ‘who’… Read More
View of Dementia from a Public Health and Population Perspective Webinar
View of Dementia from a Public Health and Population Perspective Webinar
Cost: Funded by the Australian GovernmentDate: Thursday 13 June 2019Time: 4pm — 4.45pm AESTVenue: Videoconference via ZoomWho should attend? Researchers, academics and health professionals working with people living with dementia Presented by: Professor Carol Brayne, Cambridge Institute… Read More