CRC for Mental Health

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December 2016 newsletter

  • From the CEO
  • Have your say on priority areas for future CRCs
  • Holiday period

July 2016 newsletter

  • From the CEO
  • New research collaboration launched with the Baker IDI Heart and Diabetes Institute
  • Knowledge exchange project with Mercy Health
  • Publico Program
  • Our congratulations to …

December 2015 newsletter

  • From the CEO
  • Holiday period

July 2015 newsletter

  • From the CEO
  • Free public event – ‘Diagnosing dementia, what does the future hold?’
  • Cytox signs research agreement for collaboration to further refine diagnostic SNPs for Alzheimer’s disease
  • Inaugural Australian Neurodegeneration and Dementia conference
  • Our congratulations to …

April 2015 newsletter

  • From the CEO
  • Annual research conference
  • Supporting World Parkinson’s disease day
  • Australian science shines for Pfizer
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December 2014 newsletter

  • From the CEO
  • 7 Tesla MRI project
  • Early career researcher activities
  • Our congratulations to …

September 2014 newsletter

  • From the CEO
  • Parliamentary breakfast
  • Chief Scientific Officer wins Victoria Prize for science and innovation
  • Alzheimer’s Association International Conference 2014
  • CRC case study in clinical data management

July 2014 newsletter

  • From the CEO
  • VicNode allocation for data storage
  • Collaboration with Arcitecta
  • Community outreach – embedding research in aged care
  • Professional development – MBA in a day
  • Our congratulations to …
  • CRC Association newsletter

May 2014 newsletter

  • Public event – Thinking ahead: Embedding research in aged care
  • CRC / AIBL Research Conference
  • Cogstate to provide new PhD scholarship
  • Psychoses Program Coordinator appointment
  • Submission to review of mental health services and programmes
  • New students

March 2014 newsletter

  • CRC / AIBL Research Conference
  • Arcitecta and the CRC to improve the capture and management of data from clinical research
  • Link found between Alzheimer’s and anaemia
  • Early career researcher workshop
  • CRC showcase
  • Professional development: Smarter brain research in Australia

December 2013 newsletter

  • From the CEO
  • National Health and Medical Research Council Grants
  • Community outreach – Science and Dementia
  • Holiday period

June 2013 newsletter

  • From the CEO – Research Translation Forum, 15 – 16 August 2013
  • New research projects
  • Parliamentary Secretary for Mental Health visit
  • Bioinformatics initiative
  • CRC for Mental Health biobanks
  • Our congratulations to …

March 2013 newsletter

  • Alzheimer’s world first
  • Bipolar depression treatment trial recruiting
  • Testosterone and fish oil trial for Alzheimer’s
  • National Science Week 2013
  • Professor Ralph Martins appointed an Officer in the Order of Australia
  • Professor Christos Pantelis awarded prestigeous 2013 Robert Sommer medal
  • A/Prof Simon Laws and Dr Stephanie Rainey-Smith recipents of Junior Faculity Award at ADPD conference

December 2012 newsletter

  • 2012 annual research conference
  • Early career researcher workshop
  • Visit by The Hon Mark Butler MP, Minister for Mental Health and Ageing
  • Student visits to Mercy Health
  • Media – the promise and challenge of biomarkers for mental illness
  • Podcast – Not just one thing, art, science and schizophrenia
  • Outcomes from ‘Australia’s population: shaping a vision for our future’ Australian Academy of Science event.

October 2012 newsletter

  • Highlights of the 2011/12 year
  • Not just one thing – art, science and schizophrenia
  • Hall and Prior wins Better Practice Award
  • Science and policy

June 2012 newsletter

  • Appointment of new independent directors, Ms Donna Staunton & Dr Kate Taylor
  • Half-year research meeting, 19 April
  • CRC awarded Inspiring Australia science communication grant
  • Project profile: Biomarkers for psychiatric disorders
  • Research & Standardisation in Alzheimer’s Disease conference (RASAD 2012)
  • Submission to McKeon review of health & medical research

March 2012 newsletter

  • India trade mission
  • Appointment of Board members, Prof Ralph Martins, Mr Graeme Prior, Dr Daniel Grant
  • National survey of people living with psychotic illness
  • Profile: Lauren Kelly, Business Officer
December 2011 newsletter download (0.69MB)
  • Introducing the executive team
  • CRC for Mental Health officially launched
  • Research projects for 2011/12
  • A million for inaugural Chair in Aged Care, Prof Fran McInerney
  • PhD scholarships for students