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Miss Laura Bird BSc, Hons (Psych)

Senior Clinical Research Associate — Melbourne Dementia Research Centre

MPsych (Clinical)/PhD Candidate through Melbourne University (Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences), PhD research investigating the effect of focal epileptic seizures on music perception skills. Supervised by Prof Sarah Wilson and Prof Graeme Jackson. Clinical interests include health psychology and working with adults with a range of psychological issues. Research interests include clinical- and health-related, and neuropsychology/cognition research, with a particular passion for research in music neuroscience. Senior Clinical Research Associate on the CANVAS (Cognition And Neocortical Volume After Stroke) project with Dr. Amy Brodtmann, investigating the effects of ischaemic stroke over time, on cognition and brain volume.

Research Papers

Listed below are Miss Laura Bird's most recent publications.


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Structural MRI markers of brain aging early after ischemic stroke

Journal

Neurology

Volume

89

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116

Date

11/7/N/A

Author(s)

Emilio Werden, Toby Cumming, Qi Li, Laura Bird, Michele Veldsman, Heath R Pardoe, Graeme Jackson, Geoffrey A Donnan, Amy Brodtmann
Exploring a Path of Secondary Neurodegeneration: Brain Volume Changes Between 3 and 12 Months After Stroke

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116

Date

23/11/N/A

Author(s)

L GutiƩrrez, M Veldsman, E Werden, L BIRD, T Cumming, A Brodtmann
Longitudinal Network-Wide Cortical Thickness Changes after Ischaemic Stroke

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116

Date

1/1/N/A

Author(s)

M Veldsman, E Curwood, E Werden, B Bird, Q Li, T Cumming, G Jackson, A Brodtmann
Anterior versus Posterior Stroke: No Difference in Cognitive Impairment

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116

Date

1/1/N/A

Author(s)

N Yusup, T Cumming, E Werden, Q Li, L Bird, M Veldsman, A Brodtmann
Cognition Is Associated with Brain Volumes Early after Ischaemic Stroke

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116

Date

1/1/N/A

Author(s)

E Werden, T Cumming, Q Li, A Brodtmann
Music is More Resistant to Neurological Disease than Language: Insights from Focal Epilepsy

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116

Date

7/7/N/A

Author(s)

LJ BIRD, GD Jackson, SJ Wilson
PROFILING MUSICAL FUNCTION IN FOCAL EPILEPSY: A CASE SERIES

Journal

Epilepsia

Volume

54

Begin Page

219

Date

1/6/N/A

Author(s)

LJ Bird, GD Jackson, DF Abbott, SJ Wilson
Staff perceptions and management of difficult and aggressive behaviours among acute trauma patients

Journal

Injury Extra

Volume

40

Begin Page

142

Date

8/N/A

Author(s)

C Pigliardo, L Bird, S Andrews, R French, AL Browne

Awards

Listed below are Miss Laura Bird's awards.
  • Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences international travel award 2014
  • Mariani Foundation Neurosciences and Music conference travel award 2014
  • International Epilepsy Congress (IEC) Gold Star poster presentation award 2013, Montreal, Canada
  • International Epilepsy Congress (IEC) travel award 2013
  • Australian Postgraduate Award (APA) 2010-2013