Transforming lives through medical research

An independent, not-for-profit, medical research institute dedicated to improving the lives of people living with brain and nervous system disorders.

Together, we can ensure the diseases of today will no longer be the diseases of tomorrow.

From advances in dementia and mental health to discoveries in chronic pain and falls prevention, our scientists have been delivering world-class medical research for over 30 years.

Thanks to our fearless researchers and innovators, we continue to be advocates for the role of research in informing and transforming our response to some of the greatest health challenges of our times.

Our impact for the 2021 financial year


Researchers and staff


New discoveries


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Clinical trials

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