Official Launch of the SAHMRI Wellbeing and Resilience Centre
On Thursday April 30th, 2015 the SAHMRI Wellbeing and Resilience Centre was officially launched by South Australia's Premier, the Hon Jay Weatherill.
Over 200 people attended this event at the SAHMRI auditorium. On approach to the event attendees were greeted in the plaza by Maurice the piano accordion player and young performers from Cirkidz.
Guests had the opportunity to hear from Hon. Jack Snelling, the Minister for Health, Mr. Raymond Spencer, Chair of SAHMRI and the South Australian Economic Development Board, Professor Julio Licinio, Deputy Director for Translational Medicine and Mind and Brain Theme Leader, Premier Jay Weatherill and Gabrielle Kelly, inaugural Director of the Wellbeing and Resilience Centre.
L-R Mr. Raymond Spencer, Professor Julio Licinio, Hon Jay Weatherill, Ms. Gabrielle Kelly, Professor Steve Wesselingh
Hon Jay Weatherill - Premier of South Australia speaks passionately about the importance of wellbeing and resilience for the state.
Excited conversation in post launch celebrations.
Gabrielle Kelly presents the case for statewide wellbeing and resilience.
MC Monique Newberry welcomes guests to the official launch.
Cirkidz create magic before the official opening