Brain Awareness Season

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The OHSU Brain Awareness Season shares the latest knowledge about the brain through a season of events including workshops, community activities and a popular lecture series.
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2018 Brain Awareness Lecture Series 

Nourishing Your Neurons

Brain Awareness Logo 2018What 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 - or wrong - fuels has on behavior. Learn More.

Date Night 

Brain awareness date nightSeveral years ago, my wife Mary and I discovered a new, exciting way to rekindle our romance: We started going to the OHSU Brain Institute's BRAINet luncheons. This then led us to the OHSU Brain Institute's Brain Awareness Series lectures.
Read more about Allen and Mary's experience.