Come and explore The University of Queensland and reconnect with fellow alumni. From 9:30am to 11:00am on the third Thursday of every month, join us for morning tea in the Alumni Relations Centre followed by a tour showcasing some of UQ’s world class facilities.

Queensland Brain Institute: 18 May

For more information, or to register, please contact the Alumni Team at uqalumni@uq.edu.au or on 07 3346 3166.

About

The Queensland Brain Institute is a world-leading neuroscience research centre, based at The University of Queensland.

QBI is home to more than 450 staff and students who are dedicated to understanding how the brain works, how it can be repaired, and how we can harness its full potential.

One-third of the burden of disease in Australia is caused by brain and mental health disorders, including conditions caused by illness, genetics, or traumatic injury.  QBI scientists work tirelessly to better understand the brain, and develop new treatments for disorders including dementia, stroke, concussion and traumatic brain injury, intellectual and learning disabilities, Parkinson’s disease, motor neuron disease, depression, anxiety and schizophrenia.

QBI is also home to specialised research centres, which focus on specific areas:

 

About Alumni Events

The Alumni and Community Relations team coordinates a range of events locally and internationally. You can keep up to date with UQ alumni events in your area by updating your details.