Brain Awareness Lectures and Events
2017 Brain Awareness lecturesThe workings of the brain remain mysterious. Moral choices, the effects of physical touch, vivid dreams—we may not know how or why they happen, but they all can serve a purpose.
Learn more at The Secret Life of the Brain, the 2017 Brain Awareness Season lecture series presented by the OHSU Brain Institute.
The Criminal Brain
Octavio Choi, M.D., Ph.D.
Director, Forensic Evaluation Service, Oregon State Hospital
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, Oregon Health & Science University
Touch: The Science of Hand, Heart and Mind
David Linden, Ph.D.
Professor of Neuroscience, the Solomon H. Snyder Department of Neuroscience, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Sleep, Memory and Dreams: Putting it all together
Robert Stickgold, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School
Director, Center for Sleep and Cognition
Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center