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New innovations in virtual reality to transform brain injury rehabilitation

Posted on Thursday 20th August 2020

Researchers from The Hopkins Centre are leading the field in tackling spatial neglect, one of the most mysterious challenges experienced by people with brain injuries. Using an artificial intelligence (AI) enabled virtual reality system, Dr. David Painter, Professor Heidi Zeeman and Professor Trevor Hine recently won Australia's first ever Bionics Queensland Challenge in the category of ‘Neural and AI-Enabled Bionics’. Dr Painter will use the $50,000 prize money to fast track this cutting-edge bold idea into a better solution for people with spatial neglect following brain injury.

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Showcasing brain injury rehabilitation research in BIAW20

Posted on Wednesday 19th August 2020

With over 50 active research projects, THC is leading the way in interdisciplinary translational research in brain injury rehabilitation practices, services and systems.

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Wednesday 19th August 2020     Brain Injury, Rehabilitation


THC Ambassadors share their experiences this Brain Injury Awareness Week

Posted on Wednesday 19th August 2020

THC Ambassadors share their experiences this Brain Injury Awareness Week #BIAW

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Wednesday 19th August 2020     Ambassadors,  Brain Injury Awareness Week, Brain Injury


This week is Brain Injury Awareness Week #BIAW20

Posted on Monday 17th August 2020

This week is Brain Injury Awareness Week #BIAW20. At The Hopkins Centre, over half of our research projects focus on brain injury, so this week is a great opportunity to raise awareness about the importance of finding new ways of working in this complex area. Our partner organisations, our Ambassadors and our talented clinicians and academics are all doing their bit to advance brain injury awareness and rehabilitation.  

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Monday 17th August 2020     Brain Injury Awareness Week, BIAW20, Brain Injury


Brain Injury Awareness Week

Brain Injury Awareness Week

Posted on Wednesday 21st August 2019

This week is Brain Injury Awareness Week! This is a great opportunity to raise awareness about the causes, symptoms and impacts of brain injury.

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Wednesday 21st August 2019     Brain, Injury, Awareness, BIAW, Impact,


THC Researcher awarded GU New Researcher Grant for study in social and emotional wellbeing

Posted on Monday 4th February 2019

Congratulations to Dr Courtney Wright, Research Fellow with The Hopkins Centre, awarded the Griffith University New Researcher Grant  for, 'Exploring social and emotional wellbeing among Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander adults with brain injury'

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Affiliate partner Synapse annual report 2017/18

Affiliate partner Synapse annual report 2017/18

Posted on Monday 26th November 2018

Learn about Synapse's achievements during 2017/18 as we work together with individuals, communities, stakeholders and partners to Rethink Brain Injury nationally.  

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Monday 26th November 2018     Synapse, Affiliate Partner, Rethink, Brain, Injury, National


Improving the ability of employers to communicate with brain injured workers

Posted on Thursday 2nd August 2018

Acquired Brain Injury Outreach Service (ABIOS) Speech Pathologist & THC researcher Clare Morgan is collaborating with a team of Speech Pathologists to investigate ways to increase the social participation of people with impaired communication following brain injury.

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World-leading centre for rehabilitation and disability research opens

Posted on Friday 24th February 2017

Launched today by the Minister for Health and Ambulance Services Cameron Dick, The Hopkins Centre – Research for Rehabilitation and Resilience brings together almost 150 senior clinicians and researchers from Metro South Health and Griffith University, to produce impactful research in disability and rehabilitation.

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