Brain Awareness Teacher Workshop

Sponsored in partnership with OHSU's Office of Science Education Opportunities, The Moore Institute for Nutrition and Wellness and the OHSU  Brain Institute, the annual Teacher Workshop is a unique opportunity designed to give teachers an insight into what role neuroscience plays in the classroom.
2017 brain awareness lecture image, The Secret Life of the Brain

Stay tuned for information about Teacher Workshop 2018!

Teacher Workshop 2017 Speakers:

Your Racist Brain
Lawrence Sherman, Ph.D.
Professor, Division of Neuroscience, Oregon National Primate Research Center
Professor, Department of Cell and Developmental Biology, OHSU

The Transmission of Harmful Psycho-social Experiences across Generations
Lynne Messer, Ph.D., M.P.H.
Assistant Professor, School of Community Health
OHSU-PSU School of Public Health

Do you live outside the Portland area?

There may be an opportunity for you to participate via videoconference. 

Please contact Kate Stout (, 503-494-0885) for more information.