Courtesy of abc.net.au, BIAT wishes to share the "Breakthrough in stroke treatments could protect people from brain injury" article.
“MICHAEL BRISSENDEN: You'd be forgiven for associating the word "peptides" with sporting scandals and banned substances, but West Australian researchers believe peptides are the key to protecting stroke victims from brain damage.They're hoping the breakthrough will reduce your risk of sustaining a serious disability from a stroke, especially if you live in remote Australia.LUCY MARTIN: Professor David Blacker is the medical director of the WA Neuroscience Research Institute. His team has figured out a way to reduce the risk of sustaining a serious brain injury after having a stroke.”
BIAT President, Dario Tomat, cordially invites you to the 2017 BIAT AGM - held on the 5th October 2017, at 83 Melville Street Hobart.View Article >
Presented by Mark Lamont, Clinical Neuropsychologist - this one day workshop in both Launceston (25th September) and Hobart (27th September) offers participants the information to understand the common features of acquired brain injury (ABI), approaches to working with people impacted by ABI, as well as behaviour change following brain injury.View Article >
Women with traumatic brain injury (TBI) are invited to share their experiences in an online survey and/or interview as part of a research study at the University of Western Sydney.View Article >