Childhood Trauma, Lifespan Stress & High Dementia Rates in Aboriginal Australians

The fourth in the series of Brain Sciences UNSW Colloquia 2017. All welcome.

Dr Kylie Radford (UNSW and NeuRA), “Childhood stress and adversity is associated with late-life dementia in Aboriginal Australians”; Professor Tony Broe (NeuRA), “Lifespan, ageing & dementia in Aboriginal Australians:  What is known?”; Mr Terry Donovan (a Gumbayngirr/Biripi Elder from Nambucca, NSW), “Lifecycle trauma in Aboriginal communities: A personal view”.  Terry is a researcher with the Aboriginal Health & Ageing Team at NeuRA.  Chairperson – Professor Peter Schofield (NeuRA).

This event will be followed by refreshments.

Event date: 
Tue, 28/11/2017 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Location: 
Black Dog Institute Lecture Theatre G39, Hospital Road, Prince of Wales Hospital
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