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Public Forum with Keynote Speaker Professor Simon Lewis

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Corinna Room 2

Canberra Southern Cross Club Woden

92-96 Corinna Street

Woden, ACT 2606

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Parkinson's ACT invites you to a public forum with keynote speaker Professor Simon Lewis.

Professor Lewis's presentation 'How will we ever cure Parkinson's?" will be followed by a Q&A session.

Professor Simon Lewis is an NHMRC-ARC Dementia Fellow who is Professor of Cognitive Neuroscience at the University of Sydney. He is the Clinical Director of the Ageing Brain Clinic and Director of the Parkinson's Disease Research Clinic at the Brain & Mind Centre and heads the NSW Movement Disorders Brain Donor program. He has published over 200 peer review papers, 2 books and 7 book chapters and has attracted over $5 Million in funding from various sources including the NHMRC, ARC and Michael J Fox Foundation to support his research interests targeting quality of life in neurodegenerative diseases.

Registration: 1.30pm

Presentation: 2.00pm - 4.00pm


FAQs

I'm a member of PACT. Do I have to register?

Yes PACT members must register (on EventBrite purchase a Free Ticket) for seating and catering purposes.

I'm a member of PACT. How many Free Tickets can I register for?

PACT members are entitled to register for two Free Tickets if their membership lists a second person (for example, a carer).

What refreshments will be provided and is it including in the register fee?

Yes, participants will be provided with a light lunch (sandwiches and fresh fruit) on arrival. Water, tea and coffee will also be available.

What if I have food intolerances?

Please advise of your dietary requirements when you are registering on EventBrite so that the caterers can ensure there is suitable food available for you on the day..

Is the venue accessible for people with disability?

Yes, the Southern Cross Club is fully accessbible for people using mobility aids, and has accessible toilets immediately outside of the main conference space.

There are also a number of quiet spaces where participants can relax as needed.

What are my transport/parking options for getting to and from the event?

There is plenty of secure, free under-cover parking at the club, including a number of disabled parking spots near main entrances. Participants will need to have their parking tickets validated at the main desk in the foyer before departing. There is also plenty of public parking directly across the road from the venue and in the immediate vicinity.

What's the refund policy?

As a Not For Profit needing to pay for the considerable costs for this event up front we are not in position to provide refunds.

Do I have to bring a copy of my ticket to the event?

Yes please - either electronic or hard copy.

How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

Please email your inquiries to actparkinsons@gmail.com and we will endeavour to get back to you as soon as possible.


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Corinna Room 2

Canberra Southern Cross Club Woden

92-96 Corinna Street

Woden, ACT 2606

Australia

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Refund Policy

No Refunds

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