Brain Awareness

2016 Brain Awareness Lecture Series

2016 Brain Awareness Lecture Series Healthy Pleasures, Unhealthy HabitsHealthy Pleasures, Unhealthy Habits

Indulging in pleasurable activities is sometimes characterized as a dichotomy of good or bad. But is it all or nothing when it comes to the brain? When are healthy pleasures susceptible to harmful effects? The OHSU Brain Institute's 2016 Brain Awareness Season delves into the brain science behind three very popular pastimes: alcohol, gaming, and marijuana.
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Brain Awareness Season, produced by the OHSU Brain Institute, shares the latest, most riveting knowledge about the brain through a season of events, including workshops, community activities and a hugely popular lecture series. Learn more

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