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Brain Injury Awareness Week Launch 2021
August 16 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pmFREE
Join us as we launch Brain Injury Awareness Week 2021!
We have a fascinating and inspiring morning planned at Adelaide Oval, including two exceptional keynote speakers: Amber Halliday and Dr Gavin Williams.
Amber Halliday is a former world champion and Olympic rower who turned her talents to cycling, becoming national champion. She sustained a severe brain injury in a support race for the 2011 Tour Down Under, and will share insights from her recovery.
Dr Gavin Williams
Dr Gavin Williams is a Professor of Physiotherapy Rehabilitation, a position appointed between Epworth Healthcare and The University of Melbourne. He has worked in neurological rehabilitation for over 30 years and is a world-leader in treating mobility limitations following traumatic brain injury.
Hosted by ABC presenter Emma Rebellato, the event will also include:
> A panel discussion with people with lived experience of brain injury
> Announcement of Brain Injury SA’s Embrace Life After Brain Injury Award
Together we can build a world more understanding of brain injury!
We look forward to connecting with you on August 16!
Date: Monday, 16 August 2021
Time: 10am – 12pm (Australian Central Standard Time)
Cost: FREE Event
Attend this Event: In-Person or via Live Stream
Registration is essential.
Attend In-Person: Ian McLachlan Room, Adelaide Oval – Get Directions
Live Stream: Watch via YouTube – on the day, a link with be emailed to you.
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