Research Grants & Meetings

The MND Research Institute of Australia (MNDRIA) has provided funding for MND research projects in Australia since 1987. These projects are in areas as diverse as genetics, cell biology, translational research and social research.
 

GRANT APPLICATIONS

Application for grants in the MNDRIA 2018 funding round for research grants commencing in 2019 will open in June and close on Friday 31 August 2018.  Details will be available late in June.

NHMRC/MNDRIA Co-funded Postgraduate Scholarship applications closed on 13 June 2018. 
 

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MND AUSTRALIA RESEARCH conference 2018

The 14th annual MND Australia Research Conference will be held at the Florey Institute of Neuroscience and Mental Health, The University of Melbourne, on Friday 9 November 2018.


MND Connect 2018

The 4th MND Connect will take place at the Florey Institute of Neuroscience and Mental Health, The University of Melbourne, on Saturday 10 November 2018.


Past Meetings

The 13th MND Australia Research Meeting 2017 was held at the the University of Sydney on Friday 10 November 2017Click here for a summary of the meeting.

The 12th MND Australia Research Meeting 2016 was held at the Queensland Brain Institute on 21 October. Click here for more information. 

MND Connect 2017 was held at the University of Sydney on Friday 10 November 2017. Click here for a summary of the meeting.

To learn more about MND Australia's annual research meetings click here.
 

INTERNATIONAL ALS/MND MEETINGS

The 29th International Symposium on ALS/MND will be held in Glasgow, Scotland, 7-9 December 2018.  Details will be announced in March. Visit the MND Association website for more information.

The 30th International Symposium on ALS/MND will be held in Perth, Australia, 4 – 6 December 2019.

The 28th International Symposium on ALS/MND was held in Boston, USA, 8-10 December 2017. For an overview by MND Australia's CEO Carol Birks click here.

The 2016 annual international ALS/MND meetings were held at the Convention Centre, Dublin, Ireland from 7–9 December 2016. For an overview of the meetings by MND Australia's CEO Carol Birks click here.

 
 

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