Listen to Robert Connor Dawes Foundation, Paediatric Brain Tumours, and Penetrative Brain Injuries52:1320 August 2023

Liz Daws OAM, CEO of the Robert Connor Dawes (RCD) Foundation, discusses the origin of the RCD Foundation and its work supporting the research and care of patients with paediatric brain tumours, and canvasses the upcoming Connor's Run event on September 10; Professor Jeffrey V. Rosenfeld, Senior Neurosurgeon in the Department of Neurosurgery at The Alfred and Professor of Surgery at Monash University, shares his research into the management and treatment of traumatic and penetrative brain injuries; and the team discuss recent research on the correlations between brain volume, brain pathways, and mental health illnesses, and unpack the Matildas' injury preventative warm-up routine FIFA 11+. With presenters Miss Perineum, Dr Training Wheels, and Dr Patient.


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