Neurosciences and cognitive health

We’re seeking greater understanding of the genetics and pathophysiology of diseases of the brain and nervous system, and improving the diagnosis and surgical, medical and psychological management of neurological disease, intellectual disability and cognitive health.

Program Leaders

  • A/Prof Paul Dawson
  • Dr Dhanisha Jhaveri
  • Program Groups

  • Cognitive Health Genomics
  • Developmental Disorders Research
  • Developmental Paediatrics Research
  • Epilepsy Research
  • Genome Plasticity and Disease Research
  • Neural Stem Cell Biology Research
  • Queensland Centre for Intellectual and Developmental Disability (QCIDD)
  • Young Adult Health Research
  • Visit the Our Researchers page to locate researchers from the Neurosciences and cognitive health program.