Professor Peter R Schofield
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NeuRA (Neuroscience Research Australia) is one of the largest independent centres of research on the brain and nervous system in Australia, based in Randwick, Sydney. Recognised as an international leader in research, NeuRA is changing the face of research into diseases and disorders of the brain and nervous system, not just in Australia, but around the world. Our eminent neuroscientists, clinicians and outstanding research leaders relate laboratory-based research to clinical research involving patients to ensure that our discoveries are translated into health benefits for people as soon as possible. The institute hosts over 300 staff and students in 33 neuroscience research groups spread across five broad themes. NeuRA is an independent, not-for-profit, medical research institute. It is affiliated with the University of New South Wales and South Eastern Sydney Local Health District.