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One down.  Four to go for Run Sal Run.

One down. Four to go for Run Sal Run.

Nerve Connection Foundation supporter and self-described ordinary Australian, Salliann Powell has just completed part one of a five part extraordinary journey. Sal arrived back in Brisbane last week after having traversed the oldest desert with the largest dunes in...

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Cricket loving neurologist hoping to hit a research six! 

Cricket loving neurologist hoping to hit a research six! 

Thanks to supporters of Nerve Connection Foundation, Dr Yang has been awarded a third Foundation fellowship.  This gives him the freedom to undertake ground-breaking research alongside his clinic and private practice obligations.  Please click here if you would like...

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Nerve Connection Foundation Fellow taking off for Canada

The support of our donors is pivotal to providing bright, young clinicians with research opportunities in the quest for a cure for neurodegenerative disease. Please click here if you would like to find out how you can help make an impact.Congratulations to Nerve...

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Indooroopilly Golf Club Somerset Indooroopilly Charity Day

Indooroopilly Golf Club Somerset Indooroopilly Charity Day

Nerve Connection Foundation has been fortunate to have the support of the Indooroopilly Golf Club in 2022 and 2023. The Club’s annual Somerset Indooroopilly Golf Day is held each spring when the course is in full bloom. It is a hot ticket for members and a wonderful...

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NCF welcomes its new Managing Director

NCF welcomes its new Managing Director

Nerve Connection Foundation is pleased to announce the appointment of its first Managing Director, Wendy Blucher. An experienced commercial lawyer, Wendy has been a volunteer director and the company secretary of the Foundation since its inception. She holds a...

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ALS/FTD: Evolution, Aging, and Cellular Metabolic Exhaustion

ALS/FTD: Evolution, Aging, and Cellular Metabolic Exhaustion

Dr Rob Henderson was the senior author of a recent publication which focuses on a new and exciting theory as to why MND may occur. It’s not the whole answer, but may be an important piece of the puzzle. If you are science-minded, you can access it in the Frontiers in...

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First Research Fellowship Awarded

First Research Fellowship Awarded

Nerve Connection Foundation recently announced the recipient of its first research fellowship, Dr Po-Sheng Yang.  The grant will be utilised to support Dr, Yang, an early career neurologist with collaborative research projects between the Royal Brisbane and...

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