Brain and Mind Centre 2022 Symposium

Brain and Mind Centre Symposium 2022

Collaborative partnerships – networks and neurons. The power of synergy in driving change in brain and mind health.
We invite you to register for the fifth annual Brain and Mind Centre Symposium to be held on 30 November 2022. The Symposium will run as a one-day in-person event at the Susan Wakil Health Building.

We are pleased to welcome the Hon. Bronwyn Taylor (NSW Minister for Women, Minister for Regional Health, and Minister for Mental Health) who will provide this year's commencement address. 

Date: Wednesday 30 November 2022, 8.30am - 5pm

Venue: Julie Wu Lecture Theatre, Susan Wakil Health Building

Registration: Free

The program will feature a host of Brain and Mind Centre Academics and Collaborators, in addition to the keynote speakers below.

The Symposium is also an opportunity to view poster presentations of innovative research in brain and mind sciences and network with other colleagues.

The event will be followed by the Brain and Mind Centre end of year function, offering all those that attend, a chance to interact and network with each other.

There are a range of speakers who will discuss brain and mind science throughout the day, and a chance to network over refreshments at the end of the Symposium. 

Keynote speakers:

  • Hon. Bronwyn Taylor - NSW Minister for Women, Minister for Regional Health, and Minister for Mental Health
  • Professor Miranda Wolpert - Director of Mental Health at Wellcome (United Kingdom)
  • Professor Naomi Wray - Affiliate NHMRC Leadership Fellow - Queensland Brain Institute
  • Professor Russell Dale - Paediatric Neurologist, Clinical Director of the Kids Neuroscience Centre and group leader for Clinical Neuroimmunology and Movement disorders , Kids Research, The Children's Hospital at Westmead and University of Sydney
  • Professor Alistair McEwan - Chair of Technology and Innovation | Cerebral Palsy Alliance

Download the full program (pdf, 242KB)

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