Lecture Overview


Why is it that some people can remember exactly what was said in a conversation from a year ago? Find out why some people can remember better than others, and learn simple ways to help you remember more things. This fun lecture is not to be missed by any health professional undertaking further learning. (Watch Part Two: https://www.ausmed.com/app/cpd/lecture/retain-attention)


Jared Cooney Horvath

Jared Cooney Horvath (PhD, MEd) is an expert in the field of educational neuroscience, with a focus on translating neuroscientific principles to enhance teaching and learning practices within the classroom. Jared has conducted research and lectured at Harvard University, Harvard Medical School, the University of Melbourne, and over 30 schools around Australia. Jared has published three books, over 30 research articles, and his work has been featured in numerous popular publications, including The Economist, WIRED, The New Yorker, New Scientist, and ABC’s Catalyst. Jared is a lecturer at the University of Melbourne, researcher at St. Vincent's Hospital in Melbourne, and currently serves as director of the Science of Learning Group: a team dedicated to bringing the latest in brain and behavioural researcher to teachers, students, and parents alike (www.scienceoflearning.com.au).




47 Total Rating(s)

This was a fascinating topic

Joanne Coopes
04 Sep 2018

Great lecture. I feel more confident that I can improve my memory through implementing memory games after learning new information.

Kerrie Myhill
21 Jul 2018

Very engaging lecture

Charmain Hatch
22 Jun 2018

Very engaging and informative presentation

Vicki Corboy
30 May 2018

Engaging and passionate educator helped to put the teaching into practical understanding

justine lopez
29 May 2018

Great learning tool! Understanding how memory works and easy to understand ways to promote it. Fun and entertaining. Fun and engaging, a 'must' to help anyone learn, retain and apply. -- 26 May 2018

Karina Mastrosavas
26 May 2018

Great learning tool! Understanding how memory works and easy to understand ways to promote it. Fun and entertaining. Fun and engaging, a 'must' to help anyone learn, retain and apply.

Karina Mastrosavas
26 May 2018

Excellent engaging

Sallianne Reed
23 May 2018

very interesting and well presented

Morgan Anne Morgan
23 May 2018

Really enjoyed this lecture. Every nurse should listen to this lecture. Thanks again!!

Carey-Ann Sym
22 May 2018

Funny and interesting

Janelle McIntosh
04 May 2018

A very well presented and interesting presentation

Mary McEvoy
04 May 2018

Very engaging

Joseph Wrafter
30 Apr 2018

The presenter was very engaging and made the learning fun and interactive.

jennifer Brown
28 Apr 2018

Very informative and interesting !

Marian Soares
27 Apr 2018

I found this lecture interesting and beneficial for both my personal knowledge and professional clinical assessment and communication skills.

Sczerina hobday
21 Apr 2018


Maree Findlay
16 Apr 2018

Excellent work engaging staff. Well done.

Sarah hughes
14 Apr 2018

Very informative and easy to understand

Andreas Waltmann
06 Apr 2018

very resourceful.

Hui Bing Kum
06 Apr 2018


Soumyamol Binesh
04 Apr 2018

Really engaging

Kerry Helwig
22 Mar 2018

very good presentation

Lei Zhang
18 Mar 2018

This lecture extremely interesting and fun-good way to learn.

Annabel Holmes
14 Mar 2018

Very interesting and thought provoking.I now have a clearer understanding and gained knowledge which I will be able to use in my workplace.

Karyn Russell
13 Mar 2018

Excellent lecturer. New and interesting knowledge was gained. Great to have a bit of fun while learning.

Vanessa Rudman
11 Mar 2018

Very informative and entertaining presentation

Wendy Somers
08 Mar 2018

It is a well presented presentation with lots of tools to help with retaining information.

Penelope Dewar
06 Mar 2018

I loved this presentation. Made me want to learn more

Ellie Woods
06 Mar 2018

This is one of the best Ausmed presentations so far! Engaging and educational. Thanks Jared Cooney Horvath! I plan to find more of your educational material.

Emma Kerr
06 Mar 2018

This was very engaging and useful for any one wanting to train themselves or others.

Anita Carroll
05 Mar 2018

This video was entertaining and informative.

Melissa Gains
04 Mar 2018

An extremely useful presentation from an amazingly engaging presenter.

Teresa Perry
04 Mar 2018

Fascinating topic and so well presented. Gained so much from this presentation

Teresa Perry
04 Mar 2018

Amazing information that was new and relevant to every one.

Cherie Martin
03 Mar 2018

I can actually remember this learning. Enjoyed the presentation and the subject. A topic every one should be introduced to. Very valuable.

Cherie Martin
03 Mar 2018

Excellent, fascinating presenter and presentation.

Nicholas Stewart Cleave
02 Mar 2018

Very interesting

Juliet Melano
01 Mar 2018

very informative!!

Travis McAndrew
28 Feb 2018

Very insightful!

Melinda Sydenham
27 Feb 2018

An excellent subject with a very engaging presenter, very valuable.

Andrew Markula
26 Feb 2018

very informative and relevant

Lisa Fraser
24 Feb 2018


Sylvia Brown
24 Feb 2018


Annabelle Gottschald
21 Feb 2018

Memory requires training to memorize things

Mary Jakwot
20 Feb 2018

How my memory work is a fifficult

Mary Jakwot
20 Feb 2018

Enaging, interesting and well worth the time to listen to

20 Feb 2018

Interesting topic.

Catherine Winnell
19 Feb 2018

The educator was engaging

Deborah kelly
19 Feb 2018

Good engaging and fun which helps keep the learning interesting and keep the group interested

Sally Pohl
18 Feb 2018

It was engaging entertaining lecture by a very committed bright young man. We could do with more encouraging leaders in education like Jared. Well worth the lecture time

Gillian Hoskins
18 Feb 2018

Well presented and gave information for thought

Valmai Christopher
18 Feb 2018

Very enlightening presentation.

Karen Saunders
17 Feb 2018

Interesting topic

Moira Munro
16 Feb 2018

Hi all, thank you for your feedback regarding the slides in this lecture. We have now amended this presentation to include the slides for a better learning experience. We hope you enjoy this highly engaging and interactive presentation by Dr Jared Cooney-Horvath! ~ Hilary, Ausmed

Hilary Bush
15 Feb 2018

This was a wonderful lecture and the educator was informative and entertaining

Merrilyn Lambert
15 Feb 2018

I found the topic very educational . The lecturer was very interesting to listen too and very knowledgeable.

Denise Whittaker
13 Feb 2018

Great lecture

joshua bold
13 Feb 2018

Interesting lecturer but felt I needed to participate in the lessons he was teaching.

Yvonne May Craig
13 Feb 2018

enjoyed the lecture would have liked to have been able to participate

Yvonne May Craig
13 Feb 2018

Would have felt more engaged if I could have seen the slides

Charysse Gosney
11 Feb 2018

would have been better with the slides he was showing

karen Blackburn
09 Feb 2018

I would like to have been able to participate in the exercises more fully. Leturers movements were distracting combined with his raid speaking pattern.

Elizabeth Anne Blucher
09 Feb 2018

Interesting, but would have liked to have been able to participate in the games, and to be able to see the presentation screen not just the presenter.

Sharon Clear
07 Feb 2018

Very interesting lecture and delivered in a fun and engaging way!

Emily Gillies
05 Feb 2018

Mind blowing and well explained.This lecture was so entertaining and engaging. Presenter is having good ability to make us understandable at every angle .The hints or examples are the bonus points of this lecture .

Renu Renu
04 Feb 2018

Engaging and knowlegable

Sean Miller
02 Feb 2018