Florey Institute

The Florey Institute of Neuroscience and Mental Health is the largest brain research group in the Southern Hemisphere.

Florey Institute

The Florey Institute of Neuroscience and Mental Health is a leading brain research centre, employing more than 500 staff and educating in excess of 100 post-graduate students each year. 

The Florey Institute scientists comprise the largest neuroscience research team in Australia and work on a range of serious diseases including stroke, epilepsy, Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s disease, multiple sclerosis, Huntington’s disease, motor neuron disease, traumatic brain and spinal cord injury, depression, schizophrenia, mental illness and addiction.  We are world leaders in imaging technology, stroke rehabilitation and epidemiological studies.  

In the past 10 years research of the brain and its diseases, the Institute has gained considerable momentum internationally.  Many scientific and technological advancements have been made,  with researchers coming from around the globe to work at the Florey.

Upcoming Events

Feb 09, 2020 - Feb 13, 2020 ICONN 2020
Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre, Queensland
Feb 13, 2020 - Feb 15, 2020 ASCO Genitourinary Cancers Symposium 2020
Moscone West Building, San Francisco, USA
Mar 07, 2020 - Mar 10, 2020 USANZ 2020 Annual Scientific Meeting
International Convention Centre, Sydney, New South Wales
Mar 20, 2020 - Mar 24, 2020 EAU Congress 2020
RAI Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Mar 25, 2020 - Mar 29, 2020 World Science Festival Brisbane