Brain Awareness Lectures and Events
2018 Brain Awareness Lectures
Nourishing Your Neurons: How you fuel your brain creates pivotal changes
What are the ingredients we need to maximize our brains' potential? This year, our lecture series explores the critical influence nourishing the brain has on our daily abilities, from academic performance to good decision-making. Join us as top researchers in neuroscience discuss the brain's complex biology and the profound impact choosing the right - and wrong - fuels has on behavior.
Trade Food for Thought to Power 86 Million Neurons
Suzana Herculano-Houzel, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Psychology and Biological Science, Vanderbilt Brain Institute, Vanderbilt University
The "Secret Sauce" to Honing the Mind
MAY 14, 2018
Adele Diamond, Ph.D.
Canada Research Chair Tier 1 Professor of Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience, University of British Columbia
Anxiety and Learning Problems: Could it be the Fats you Eat?
MAY 21, 2018
Bita Moghaddam, Ph.D.
Ruth Matarazzo Professor and Chair, Department of Behavioral Neuroscience, OHSU