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Brain Awareness Week 2018

February 21, 2018 | Uncategorised

Brain Awareness Week (BAW) is a global campaign to increase public awareness about the progress and benefits of brain research. Brain Awareness Week also aims to increase community awareness of the potential for improving the long-term health of the brain through lifestyle changes and risk-reduction strategies.

The Neurological Foundation of New Zealand has been an official Brain Awareness Week partner for the past ten years and is presenting three FREE events across the country throughout Brain Awareness Week.


Brain Day Dunedin: Brain Research; The secrets that matter
When: Saturday 10th March 2018  10:00am – 3:30pm
Where: Otago Museum, Hutton Theatre

For more detail information click here

Brain Day Dunedin – Event Postcard 2018


Queenstown Event: Repairing the brain after Stroke: Hopefully horizons
When: Monday 12th March 2018 10:00am – 11:00am
Where: Queenstown Event Centre, Joe O’Connell Drive, Frankton, Queenstown


Brain Day Christchurch: Brain Research: The local talent
When: Saturday 17th March 2018 10:00am – 2:30pm
Where: La Vida Centre, 34A Hanson’s Lane, Upper Riccarton

For more detail information click here

Brain Day Christchurch – Event Poster 2018


Brain Day Auckland will be taking place later on in the year, details to be announced soon.

For a full programme of events see 2018 Brain Awareness Week Programme