Congratulations to Full Member, Dr Karin Nordstrom, on being promoted to Academic Level D!
Full and Exec Member, Dr Mary-Louise Rogers is going to be soaked on Friday 24th March as part of the 2017 Ice Bucket Challenge!
To donate to this worthy cause, see Mary-Louise's donation page: https://ibc2017.everydayhero.com/au/ibc-2017-mary-louise-rogers-mnd-research-at-flinders
*A video of the event is available at: https://www.facebook.com/FlindersUniversity/videos/10155163973046170/
Members, Dr Karin Nordstrom and Marissa Holden, were featured on the kid's TV science show "Scope" on Saturday 11 March 2017. For the full episode see: https://tenplay.com.au/channel-eleven/scope/season-3/episode-149 (Marissa and Karin appear around minute 10)
Our seminar schedule for 2017 begins on 8th March!
We are starting our year with one of our 40th Anniversary activities - a 'CNS Lab Showcase'. CNS Lab Heads present on the latest research being conducted in their labs. The sessions will interest potential Collaborators, fellow Lab Heads and Higher Degree Research Students, but all are welcome!
For more information see our seminars page...
Full and Exec Member, Dr Mary-Louise Rogers, was featured in several articles over her lab's work on a new test to pick up signals of Motor Neuron Disease! They included the ABC, Channel 7 News Adelaide, the Adelaide Advertiser, a Peter Goers podcast and the Flinders University News.
This year the Centre for Neuroscience celebrates its 40th Anniversary! From its humble beginnings in 1977, the Centre has seen, and undergone, many changes in the research and funding landscape. With a history of dedicated science and community involvement, activites during the year are planned to showcase the Centre's achievements and celebrate this rare milestone.
The Centre welcomes its newest laboratory - the Visceral Pain Research (VIPER) Group! The group is headed by Associate Professor Stuart Brierley and is situated at SAHMRI.
Congratulations to Dr Andrea Harrington from the Visceral Pain Group on being awarded "Image of the Month" for November 2016!
Don't forget to Like the image on our facebook page - the image at the end of the year with the most Likes will be used for the cover of our Annual Report.
Congratulations to Full Member, Dr Karin Nordstrom, on being elected by South Australian ANS Members as their State Representative for the next 2 years! Karin's term will begin in December after the ANS AGM.
Full Member, Dr Tim Chataway, was featured in an article entitled "Researchers are nuts for new machine" in the November 2016 edition of the Southern Health News magazine! The article was about the new 'nut heating machine' created by the Biomedical Engineering Team of Flinders Medical Centre, for Dr Chataway's work on peanut allergies in children.
Full Member, Dr Karin Nordstrom, was featured in an article (5 Nov) in the Adelaide Advertiser entitled "High flyer is buzzing with excitement over her vision"!