Past Events

  • Breakfast Club 2016 – Lecture 4

    2016-09-21 07:30Royal Talbot Rehabilitation Centre, 1 Yarra Blvd, Kew

    This presentation will discuss associated reactions (ARs) of the arm and the impact these involuntary arm movements have on people with acquired brain injury. The many negative effects of ARs will be explored looking at both the physical and...

  • Breakfast Club Lecture Series 2016

    2016-09-21 07:30Royal Talbot Rehabilitation Centre, 1 Yarra Blvd, Kew

    The Summer Foundation is proud to announce the Breakfast Club 2016 Professional Development Lecture series on brain injury rehabilitation. These lectures, originally established by the Victorian Brain Injury Recovery Association (VBIRA), provide information about up-to-date research and clinical practice....

  • Summer In Winter 2016

    2016-08-12 12:30Zinc @ Fedsquare, Russell St, Melbourne VIC

    Summer in Winter is the Summer Foundation’s annual business luncheon. The event aims to raise awareness of the issue of young people in nursing homes amongst the business community, political circles, philanthropists and media, and to raise funds.

  • BREAKFAST CLUB 2016 – LECTURE 3

    2016-07-20 07:30Royal Talbot Rehabilitation Centre, 1 Yarra Blvd, Kew

    Topic: Holding Resilience in Trust – Working Systemically with Families post ABI. Presented by Franca Butera-Prinzi, ABI Team Leader
, The Bouverie Centre.

  • Breakfast Club 2016 – Lecture 1

    2016-03-16 07:30Royal Talbot Rehabilitation Centre, 1 Yarra Blvd, Kew

    The presentation discussed the potential effects of impairment following traumatic brain injury on driving and the occupational therapy driver assessment procedure. Roles and responsibilities of the treating health professionals and the driver licensing authority were detailed including an explanation...

  • Workshop: Level Two Training in Acquired Brain Injury

    2016-02-16 09:00Rydges Melbourne, 186 Exhibition St, Melbourne

    Professor Barry Willer, from the University of Buffalo and Associate Professor Duncan Babbage from the Person Centred Research Centre at Auckland University will be presenting Level Two training in Acquired Brain Injury.

  • Workshop: Level One Training in Acquired Brain Injury

    2016-02-09 09:00Rydges Sydney Central, 28 Albion St, Surry Hills NSW

    Professor Barry Willer, from the University of Buffalo and Associate Professor Duncan Babbage from Auckland University will be presenting Level One training in Acquired Brain Injury.

  • 2015 Allen Martin Scholarship and Memorial Lecture

    2015-11-27 18:00Kew Golf Club, Melbourne

    The Summer Foundation is pleased to present the Allen Martin Research Scholarship 2015 sponsored by The Rotary Club of Kew.

  • Upstream Challenge 2015

    2015-11-14 09:00Docklands to Donvale, Melbourne

    On November 14 2015, 114 participants walked for the Summer Foundation, raising funds for the Summer Foundation. The final result will be announced soon. This will help to build better lives for young people living in nursing homes.

  • Breakfast Club Lecture Series 2015

    2015-10-31 07:30Royal Talbot Rehabilitation Centre, 1 Yarra Blvd, Kew

    The Summer Foundation runs a Professional Development Lecture series on brain injury rehabilitation. Formerly run by the VBIRA, these lectures provide up-to-date research and clinical practice. View a summary of all lectures for 2015 here.

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