BRAIN AWARENESS WEEK 2018!!
2018 Brain Night for Kids at McGovern Health Museum (1515 Hermann Dr.) will be held on Thursday, March 15, 2018 Held annually, this free event is part of international “Brain Awareness Week” and packed with exciting activities for kids! Families are invited to hold a real human brain, get their faces painted, learn about reflexes and explore how the brain works.
23rd Annual Neuroscience Public Forum will be held on Saturday, May 12, 2018 at the Cooley University Life Center. The forum is free to the public. The annual forum is part of international “Brain Awareness Week” and is one of the largest, public neuroscience outreach events held in Houston, allowing hundreds of members of the Houston community to interact with scientists and clinicians as well as view demonstrations and displays related to brain function and health.
The Neuroscience Research Center (NRC) is a university-wide center where diverse and multidisciplinary research is conducted to further the understanding of neural and behavioral disorders.
Speaker: Martha J. Farah, Ph.D.
Director, Center for Neuroscience & Society
Walter H. Annenberg Professor in the Natural Science, University of Pennsylvania
“Socioeconomic Status and Brain Development: From Science to Policy”
McGovern Medical School MSB3.001
“BRAIN NIGHT FOR KIDS”
The Health Museum, 1515 Herman Drive Houston, TX 77004