My public talks share scientific findings in a tangible manner, linking diet to the brain and body, along with how these changes influence mood, cognition and behaviour.

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Why being forgetful isn’t always a bad thing – TripleJ Hack ABC Radio April 2021

The teen brain on foodHere and Now Toronto with Gill Deacon CBC Radio Jan 2020

How does the brain make new memories?Splash ABC (Science) 2017

Can chocolate improve your memory? – ABC NSW Mornings. 28th March 2016

Diet on the Brain – All in the Mind. ABC RN. 25th October 2015.

Sugar junkies: why do we crave the sweet stuff? – Life Matters. ABC RN. 11th February 2015.


2020 Exercise is Medicine (Ontario)

2019 Endocrinology Grand Rounds (St Josephs)

2016 Vivid Sydney – The Social Brain: Better Brain Health at Work

2016 TEDxSydney – This is your brain on sugar

2016 Female Brain Summit – Eating right for brain health

2016 CrossFit Collingwood – Brain gains: How diet and exercise impacts on your brain

2016 Nerd Nite Melbourne – Food for thought

2015 National Science Week – Science Speed Dating (Host)

2015 Inspiring Science Sydney– How our diets impact on brain function

2014 National Science Week – What keeps scientists up at night?

2014 Pint of Science Sydney – Remembering to forget

2014 Nerd Nite Sydney – Candy Crush: The dark side of deliciousness

2013 I F*cking Love Science Live – Guest speaker

2013 Science Rewired: Big Science Communication Summit – Being human – dismantling the ‘scientist’ stereotype

2012 Nerd Nite Sydney – Can neuroscience make you forget your ex?

Oh, and one time I got on The Project (Channel 10, Australia)…IMG_5187