You are invited to join Sydney Inner West Rotary on Monday 10th April at 6:00pm for a 6.30pm start.
MEET Professor Simon Lewis, Professor of Cognitive Neuroscience, University Sydney and Royal Prince Alfred Hospital. HEAR about the Latest Research on the Brain, Cognition and Movement. Darbar Restaurant, 134 Glebe Point Road, Glebe.
Latest Research on the Brain, Cognition and Movement. Keynote Speaker, Prof Simon Lewis (MBBCh BSc MRCP FRACP MD, Associate Professor Brain & Mind Research Institute, Sydney).
Professor Simon Lewis is an NHMRC-ARC Dementia Fellow who works as a Consultant Neurologist at the Royal Prince Alfred Hospital and is Professor of Cognitive Neuroscience at the University of Sydney. He is also the Director of the Parkinson’s Disease Research Clinic at the Brain & Mind Research Institute and heads the NSW Movement Disorders Brain Donor program. He has published over 100 peer review papers, 2 books and 2 book chapters and has attracted funding from the NHMRC, ARC and Michael J Fox Foundation to support his research interests targeting quality of life in PD. In addition to this research, he has sat on the Board of Parkinson’s NSW. He recently led the nationwide ‘DASH to the InfoLine’ campaign aiming to raise awareness and reduce stigma in Parkinson’s, he has also headed the first trial to evaluate community based Parkinson’s nurse specialists in Australia.
COST: $30 Dinner – a glass of wine on arrival.
RSVP : by the 7th April
For further information and to RSVP call or text: 0418 602014