Events

Brain Awareness Series: Trade Food for Thought to Power 86 Million Neurons

When: Monday, May 7, 2018
Time: 7-8:30pm
Where: Newmark Theatre, 1111 SW Broadway, Portland, OR 97205
Details: Suzana Herculano-Houzel, PhD, Associate Professor of Psychology and Biological Science, Vanderbilt Brain Institute will discuss evolution of cognitive capability.
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AND Nutrition Focused Physical Exam Hands-On Training Workshop

When: Friday, May 11, 2018
Where: Sky Lakes Medical Center, Klamath Falls OR
Details: RDNs who attend this NFPE training workshop will gain the knowledge and skills necessary to perform NFPE and train colleagues at their clinic, hospital, or patient center. Early bird deadline: March 30. Registration required. See flier for full details.
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Brain Awareness Series: The 'Secret Sauce' to Honing the Mind

When: Monday, May 14, 2018
Time: 7-8:30pm
Where: Newmark Theatre, 1111 SW Broadway, Portland, OR 97205
Details: Adele Diamond, Ph.D.Canada Research Chair Tier 1 Professor of Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience, University of British Columbia will discuss what affects executive function skills.
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Oregon Nutrition Update

When: Friday, May 18, 2018
Where: OHSU Auditorium, 3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Rd, Portland OR 97239
Details: The OHSU Moore Institute for Nutrition &Wellness and the OSU Moore Family Center for Whole Grain Foods, Nutrition & Preventive Health have joined forces to combine our annual nutrition conferences. The newly combined event will be called the Oregon Nutrition Update and will be held on the OHSU Marquam Hill campus Friday, May 18. The annual event will then rotate between Corvallis and Portland. Working together, we will be able to amplify our common message about the important role nutrition plays in the health of Oregon communities.
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Brain Awareness Series: Anxiety and Learning Problems - Could it be the Fats you Eat?

When: Monday, May 21, 2018
Time: 7-8:30pm
Where: Newmark Theatre, 1111 SW Broadway, Portland, OR 97205
Details: Bita Moghaddam, Ph.D.Ruth Matarazzo Professor and Chair, Department of Behavioral Neuroscience, OHSU will discuss the importance of fats to brain health.
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