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National Launch of Brain Injury Awareness Week 2015


Monday, 17 August, 2015


City Hall Geelong
30 Gheringhap St
Geelong, VIC, 3220


Presented by Karingal, Brain Injury Australia, the Australian Injury & Disability Insurance Network, Barwon Health Acquired Brain Injury Education Project and The City of Greater Geelong.

Brain Injury Awareness Week 2015 will focus on a neglected minority of survivors of traumatic brain injury - women; who account for only one-third of all Australians living with a brain injury but for whom violence is a much more common cause of brain injury than men. The national launch will feature a presentation by 2011 Victorian Young Australian of the Year Anj Barker, who sustained a severe traumatic brain injury as a result of being assaulted by an ex-boyfriend.

Please note this event is invite-only

View the webcast live 11am-1pm

Live Webcast


For more information

For more information on various events being held in Geelong as part of Brain Injury Awareness Week 2015, visit the official website:

Contact Kate Fowles

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