Upcoming Events

Guest Presentations

Dr David Ackland and Prof Peter Lee from the University of Melbourne will be giving presentations on their research during a visit to Tonsley.  

The details are:

Thursday 1st September @ 10.30am
Level 5 Conference Room

Flinders @ Tonsley
1284 South Road
Clovelly Park

Click here for full details - Uni of Melbourne (PDF 591KB)

Past Events 

MARCH 2016

A/Prof Pammi Raghavendra from Disability and Community Inclusion from the School of Health Sciences gave a presentation to share findings from a recently completed research project where young people with disabilities living in rural areas of South Australia were supported to learn to use social media to enhance their social networks.

Prof Tom Chau from the Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital and the Institute of Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering at the University of Toronto was in Adelaide as a guest speaker at the 2016 Australasian Academy of CP and Developmental Medicine. 

'Avenues and considerations for entering global markets'. MDPP clients heard some of the lessons learnt, success/perils and experiences from local medical device companies as well as some experts who helped explain some of the considerations and avenues for exporting health technology products overseas.



Dr Noritaka Kawashima from the Research Institute of National Rehabiliation Centre for Persons of Disabilities, Japan gave a presentation on the current projects that his team are working on.