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What’s innovative about neurology? “Time is Brain” and its importance to stroke

What happens when there is a bleeding in the brain or a brain artery is blocked? Join in a Live conversation with Dr Sonu Bhaskar on strokes, latest breakthroughs in acute treatments, and the importance of rapid access to time-critical therapies. Stay for an origami making craft session afterward.

When: Thursday, August 15 2019. 11:00 AM to 1:30 PM
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Where: Liverpool City Library
170 George Street, Liverpool, NSW, 2170
Topic: Human body and movement, Health and medical, Innovation and technology
Cost: Free
Bookings: https://mylibrary.liverpool.nsw.gov.au/whats-on

Join Dr Sonu Bhaskar for a conversation about day-to-day life as a clinician scientist, academic neurologist and innovator moving between Liverpool Hospital, the Ingham Institute and UNSW.

What happens when there is a bleeding in the brain or a brain artery is blocked? Meet “Stroke”! Stroke is a leading cause of death and disability in Australia. Join in a Live conversation with Dr Sonu Bhaskar on how to recognise stroke symptoms, latest breakthroughs in acute stroke treatment, and the importance of rapid access to time-critical therapies.

After the talk stay for an origami making craft session. Origami is the art of paper folding that has been in practice since the 1600s. It can help develop coordination and memory.

This free event is part of Inspiring Australia’s Talking Science library speaker series for Sydney Science Festival in National Science Week.

Bookings open 2 July.

Contact details:

Community Learning Librarian
Liverpool City Library
Email: libraryevents@liverpool.nsw.gov.au
Phone: 02 8711 7177

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