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The healthy ageing brain: Vascular risk factors, stroke, and how to protect...

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The Florey Institute of Neuroscience and Mental Health

Ian Potter Auditorium, Kenneth Myer Building

30 Royal Pde

Parkville, VICTORIA 3052

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How can we ensure we maintain and strengthen our cognitive abilities as we get older? Come and be inspired by a panel discussion with Associate Professor Amy Brodtmann and friends celebrating old age.

Associate Professor Amy Brodtmann

Associate Professor Amy Brodtmann is Co-Head of the Dementia division at The Florey Institute of Neuroscience and Mental Health where she runs the Clinical Cognitive Neuroscience and Vascular Neurodegeneration laboratories. She is the recipient of many awards and grants for her work in stroke and dementia, including NHMRC project grants, post-Graduate, post-Doctorate, and clinical Career Development Fellowships, and is CIA on a Dementia Research Team Grant. Her research focuses on the imaging of brain network degenerations following stroke, post-stroke behavioural syndromes, and the diagnosis and management of focal onset dementias.


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

Tram 19, Stop 11 heading away from the city to the Kenneth Myer Building (opposite Royal Melbourne Hospital). Look for the Dr Dax café sign and you’ll know you’re there.

Reasonably priced parking (including many disabled spaces) is available under the building with easy access to the auditorium.

Important note: Grattan Street will be closing down to traffic from Feb 19 so if you are attending by car please allow an extra 15 minutes to travel.

How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

Tel: 1800 063 693

Email: info@florey.edu.au

Lectures are recorded and available at florey.edu.au a few days after each event.

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Ian Potter Auditorium, Kenneth Myer Building

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Parkville, VICTORIA 3052

Australia

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