Centre of Research Excellence in Brain Recovery

Project Details

Severe Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) will surpass many diseases as the major cause of death and disability in the Western world by 2020¹.

The Moving Ahead Centre of Research Excellence (CRE) in Brain Recovery is the first centre worldwide to take a multidisciplinary, multisite approach to addressing the psychosocial rehabilitation of individuals following TBI. Moving Ahead brings together key experts from a range of partner universities, hospitals and research institutes in Australia and overseas.

Further information can be found at http://www.moving-ahead.com.au/

1. Hyder, A.A., The impact of traumatic brain injuries: A global perspective. Neurorehabilitation, 2007. 22: p. 341-353.


  • Professor Skye McDonald
  • Professor Vicki Anderson
  • Professor Jennie Ponsford
  • Professor Robyn Tate
  • Professor Leanne Togher
  • Associate Professor Angela Morgan
  • Dr. Jennifer Fleming
  • Associate Professor Jacinta Douglas
  • Dr. Tamara Ownsworth

Research Group

Neuroscience of Speech

Faculty Research Themes


School Research Themes

Sensory Neuroscience, Recovery and Rehabilitation Across the Lifespan

Key Contact

For further information about this research, please contact the research group leader.

Department / Centre

Audiology and Speech Pathology