Sydney Support Group News
The first Friday of the month is sneaking up on us
again, which means it's support group meeting time.
We hope you can join us at Chris O’Brien Lifehouse for
our peer-to-peer support group meeting next Friday, the 3rd November
2017, from 10am till 12 midday.
This month we have Associate Professor Michael Buckland coming to
talk to us. Michael will explain a little about what happens in the neuro
pathology lab and what research is being undertaken at the moment. Michael is a
great friend of our support group, he will fit right in.
I'll give a brief, hopefully not too boring, rundown of the COGNO
conference in Melbourne that I attended this week. In a sea of scientists,
professors and doctors it was good to represent the brain tumour community as a
We'll also have a chance to chat with each other afterwards so if
you have any questions, or anything you'd like to talk about with fellow
support group members, please come along.
Here are some details to help with getting to
10am until 12noon
at 9:30-9:45am to meet others face to face and for pre-meeting chat.
2nd floor (lift available from inside of the building) Turn right at the lift
and ask at reception if you're not sure of the room location.
Missenden Road, Camperdown NSW 2050
Missenden and Salisbury Rds, opposite the main Royal Prince Alfred
no: 412, stops outside the main entrance of Royal Prince Alfred Hospital,
directly opposite Lifehouse.
routes 436, 438, 439 and 440 run from Circular Quay up Parramatta Road, and
stop near Missenden Road, Camperdown (15 minute walk to Lifehouse).
M30 from the Northern Beaches stops on King St Newtown, at the top of Missenden
Rd. It's a walk of about 300 metres down to the Lifehouse.
you live near a train line, you might prefer to come to the Lifehouse by train.
nearest station is Newtown Station. It’s about a 15 minute walk between
the Lifehouse and the station.
Road, Camperdown is off the GREAT WESTERN HWY
parking for close proximity most of the time is busy and has time restrictions.
most convenient place to park is in the “Chris O’Brien Lifehouse” building.
Wilson Parking entrance is at the back of the building (Susan Street), a
special discounted rate applies for our meetings. Take your ticket to building
reception on the way out for payment and explain to them that you are a meeting
Please let me know if I can help with any questions you might have
about the meeting.
m 0408 422 447