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BHI Research Seminar – invited external speaker: Dr Ashleigh Smith

August 15 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Ashleigh Smith photo copySpeaker: Dr Ashleigh Smith, Senior Research Fellow, NHMRC-ARC Dementia Research Development Fellow, School of Health Sciences, University of South Australia

Title: Daily activity patterns are associated with cortical connectivity in older adults

Chair: Dr Joanne Dollard, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Adelaide Medical School, The University of Adelaide, Ground Floor, BHI, TQEH.  joanne.dollard@adelaide.edu.au

Speaker biography: Ashleigh is a neurophysiologist who has positioned her research at the nexus of physical activity, neuroscience and cognitive ageing. Her current NHMRC fellowship is optimising exercise prescription for brain health in older adults at risk of dementia. Ashleigh is also an executive member of the EMCR Brain science network, which together with the Australian Brain Alliance aims to shape the future of Australian brain science by empowering the next generation of leaders.

Details

Date:
August 15
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Organiser

Basil Hetzel Institute
Phone:
+61 8 8222 6870
Email:
gwenda.graves@sa.gov.au
Website:
www.basilhetzelinstitute.com.au

Venue

BHI Ground Floor Seminar Rooms
37a Woodville Rd
Woodville South, SA 5011 Australia
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Phone:
+61 8 8222 6000
Website:
http://www.basilhetzelinstitute.com.au/