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Louise Lavrencic

Current Appointments

Research Fellow
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Louise has a background in Psychology and Cognitive Neuroscience, and undertook a PhD at the University of South Australia. Her previous research focussed on cognitive reserve in older adults, and how this relates to brain structure and function. Louise has experience with electroencephalography (EEG) and Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) techniques.

Louise is passionate about understanding the factors that affect cognitive ageing and dementia in late life, and how we can help people to age well. Louise works across a number of projects being run by the Aboriginal Health and Ageing Team, but is particularly involved in a neuroimaging study investigating dementia in Aboriginal Australians.


2023 Dec

Culturally relevant protective factors and relationships with cognitive decline in First Nations Australians

View full journal-article on https://app.dimensions.ai/details/publication/pub.1167327730

2023 Dec

Development of Moving Pictures GENIE‐an online gateway to dementia resources to support Culturally and Linguistically Diverse (CALD) communities

View full journal-article on https://app.dimensions.ai/details/publication/pub.1167331613

2023, 01 Jun

Telephone cognitive screening with older Aboriginal Australians: A preliminary study

View full journal-article on https://app.dimensions.ai/details/publication/pub.1152454056

2022, 15 Mar

Dementia incidence, APOE genotype, and risk factors for cognitive decline in Aboriginal Australians

View full journal-article on https://app.dimensions.ai/details/publication/pub.1145410710

2021 Dec

Behavioural and psychological symptoms of dementia in aboriginal australians

View full other on https://app.dimensions.ai/details/publication/pub.1144316303

2021 Dec

Developing a protocol for neuroimaging to investigate brain ageing and dementia in collaboration with aboriginal Australian communities

View full other on https://app.dimensions.ai/details/publication/pub.1145153069

2021 Dec

Telephone cognitive screening with older aboriginal Australians: A preliminary study

View full other on https://app.dimensions.ai/details/publication/pub.1144315983

2021, 01 Aug

Ngarraanga Giinganay (‘thinking peacefully’): Co-design and pilot study of a culturally-grounded mindfulness-based stress reduction program with older First Nations Australians

View full journal-article on https://app.dimensions.ai/details/publication/pub.1135876932

2021, 01 Jul

Systematic review of coexistent epileptic seizures and Alzheimer's disease: Incidence and prevalence

View full journal-article on https://app.dimensions.ai/details/publication/pub.1136504513

2020 Dec

Collaborative co‐design of an active and healthy ageing program using mobile technology to reduce dementia risk in older Aboriginal Australians

View full other on https://app.dimensions.ai/details/publication/pub.1133287869