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 2022 financial year


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Be the first to access special episodes of NeuRA Talks

This May, NeuRA is honoured to host celebrated neuroscientist, author and broadcaster Baroness Susan Greenfield CBE as our special guest speaker in residence. 

Baroness Greenfield will deliver a captivating talk on the role of creativity in science and participate in a fireside chat to share insights from her personal and professional journey.

We will be releasing two of Baroness Greenfield’s talks as special episodes of NeuRA Talks.

Register here to join the waitlist