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Posted on 30/06/2015

1st Australian Neurodegeneration and Dementia Conference

Check the website for details: www.neurodegen-dementia.org


The organisers are delighted to invite delegates to attend the inaugural Australian Neurodegeneration and Dementia Conference, to be held in Melbourne in August 2015.


This conference will provide a broad discussion on our current understanding of the  underlying causes of neurodegeneration and dementia, and the strategies to diagnose and treat them. Presentations will be from leading invited international and national speakers, as well as from submitted abstracts.


The meeting has been schedule to precede the ISN-APSN-ANS Joint Conference, Cairns August 23-27, 2015, to allow delegates to attend both meetings.


Confirmed International Speakers

Joseph Beckman, Oregon State University, USA

Mark Cookson, NIH, USA

Eva-Maria Krämer-Albers, Johannes Gutenberg University, Germany

Vilma Martins, Universidadede São Paulo, Brazil

Ian Mackenzie, University of British Columbia, Canada

Marco Prado, University of Western Ontario, Canada

Rémy Sadoul, Grenoble Institut des Neurosciences, France

Jörg Schulz, Aachen University Hospital, Germany

Tony Turner, University of Leeds, UK

Claudia Verderio, CNR Institute of Neuroscience, Italy


Confirmed National Speakers

Phillip Dickson, University of Newcastle 

Glenda Halliday, NeuRA, Sydney

Lezanne Ooi, University of Wollongong

Laura Vella, University of Melbourne

Xin-Fu Zhou, University of South Australia


Registration:  $150 AUD (general) and  $100 AUD (students), includes program, lunch, morning and afternoon tea, evening mixers.

Tags: Lecture/Symposium