Our Valued Partners

At KaRa MINDS, we value collaboration

Dementia is a complex condition, and each person’s circumstances are unique. KaRa MINDS is committed to helping people with and without dementia to better understand the condition so that we can build a dementia-friendly world.

Working with our global partners, KaRa MINDS supports our partners to discover and validate new treatment interventions and approaches to care, whilst monitoring the health of our community.

Collaboration and Networks

Macquarie University, NSW -  A/Prof Kathryn Goozee holds an honorary appointment within the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences.

Dementia Australia, NSW - Provides counselling and 24 hour help line, dementia library facilities and ad-hoc social programs and education services.

Macquarie Medical Imaging – Provides diagnostic imaging services for clinical trials and private services.

Dementia Trials Australia (DTAus) - A/Prof Goozee is an executive member of this network. DTAus provides an important link between individual states and sites staying up to date with available dementia trials to ensure that community access to ground breaking studies are possible. Trials sites are an important resource for the community and our group can help the community find approved sites within each state of Australia. For trial access contact KaRa MINDS or visit  https://www.dementiatrialsaustralia.com.au/

Australian Dementia Network, Clinical Trials Registry (ADNeT) KaRa MINDS is the official Sydney site for Sydney.  A/Prof Kathryn Goozee is the Principal Investigator of the KaRa MINDS site. ADNeT is a registry for people wanting to contribute to research for Alzheimer’s disease. Volunteers who are cognitively healthy, have MCI or early AD are encouraged to participate. Contact KaRa MINDS directly on 02 89607788 or via the ADNeT website. https://www.australiandementianetwork.org.au/our-researchers/

Dementia Research Centre, Macquarie University  

Dementia Research Community - Driven by community spirit and exuberance, this voluntary organisation raises funds for Dementia Research Discovery. Activities including the Bondi to Berry Bike Ride, Annual Gala Dinners and various other high profile events contribute to funds supporting research. A/Prof Goozee is an executive member of the research grant committee. KaRa MINDS is a regular sponsor of events. Donations to this fund can be made via https://www.dementiaresearchcommunity.com/