Show 106

Saturday, October 15, 2011

8:06 a.m.

Body Worlds & the Brain

The leader of OMSI and the leader of the world-class OHSU Brain Institute describe what you'll see and learn about your amazing brain in the upcoming exhibit. Learn More


8:22 a.m.

Breakthroughs in Brain Science

Dr. Stenzel-Poore talks about recent breakthroughs in brain science and how science can more quickly turn brain discoveries into real treatments for Alzheimerís and other brain-related disorders. Learn More


8:35 a.m.

Combating Parkinson's with Surgery

Dr. Burchiel was a pioneer of an extraordinary surgical technique that can combat the tremors associated with Parkinsonís and other brain disorders. Hear how it works from Dr. Burchiel and OHSU patient, Kirk McFarland, whose life was changed by this brain breakthrough. Learn More


8:51 a.m.

Music & the Brain

Ever had a particular piece of music stuck in your head? OHSU neurologist Larry Sherman explains how music works with the brain and why music plays such an important role in our lives. Learn More