The eyes are the window for the brain. Yet there are many mysteries about how our brains makes sense of what we see and, more specifically, how we perceive art. Join David Wilson, director of the Casey Eye Institute at OHSU, as he presents on art, perception and the brain as part of panel discussion with leaders in the field of neuroscience from OHSU and the Allen Institute for Brain Science in Seattle. The lecture … Read More
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One in four U.S. adults suffer from a diagnosable neurological disorder, and a quarter of these are seriously disabled as a result. These patients endure immense physical and emotional suffering, and their family members and caregivers bear a heavy emotional and financial burden. That’s why thought leaders in research, engineering, industry, and clinical settings from around the world will descend on Portland for the 2nd annual NeuroFutures Conference, July 15-17. Sponsored by the OHSU Brain … Read More
Learn about the amazing adaptive power of the brain at this cerebral celebration that includes interactive exhibits, real brains, crafts, demonstrations, prizes, a Brain Fair Passport and OHSU neuroscientists explaining their groundbreaking research. OHSU Brain Institute Brain Fair 2015 Saturday, Mar. 14, 2015 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Oregon Museum of Science & Industry (OMSI) auditorium 1945 SE Water Ave. Museum admission is not required to attend.