Professor Michael Breakspear


School of Psychological Sciences


NHMRC awards $8.3m to Newcastle researchers to investigate global health problems

September 14, 2021

Three University of Newcastle researchers are set to analyse some of the world’s most critical health problems, supported by more than $8.3m in National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) Investigator grants.

Hunter people to benefit from local research into dementia tests and treatments

July 8, 2021

Two exciting new University of Newcastle research studies that will look to identify those most at risk of developing dementia and then attempt to delay or stop its development are underway in the Hunter New England region.

Newcastle hosts meeting of (brain-mapping) minds

October 11, 2019

When we heard about an upcoming conference of the Organisation for Human Brain Mapping we were eager to know more about this fascinating area of research. Our enquiries led us to Professor Michael Breakspear who joined the University of Newcastle in early-2019 to establish a new brain imaging group

Professor Michael Breakspear


School of Psychological Sciences
College of Engineering, Science and Environment

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