Iona Novak To Speak Again

11 Mar 2020

The Cerebral Palsy Society was privileged to host Iona Novak for two research seminars last year and we are excited to host her again.

Professor Novak is one of the most prominent cerebral palsy researchers in the world and is known for her extensive research into the effectiveness of different treatments for CP symptoms and the inflammation in the brain that causes the initial damage.

Professor Novak will present her research and general research trends with CP for both clinicians and researchers.

The provisional dates are as follows:
30th of July – Auckland
31st of July – Christchurch

Iona has a passion for connecting with families and conveying research in an approachable and accessible way. During these presentations, she will specifically over her latest findings in CP treatments, managements, and innovations at all levels and types of CP.

If you would like more information, please email If you would like to RSVP to one of these events, please email

For a full recap of Iona’s visit last year, please follow the link below: