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Mock synapses presented by ALLE - New Technologies in Life Sciences in Porto Alegre in Brazil.
Brain Awareness tent at the park in Porto Alegre, Brazil.
"Leaky Gut, Unhappy Brain" talk with Dr. Lillian Somner and Inga Wieser at Amen Clinics, Reston in Virginia.
The Food and the Brain exhibit at the American Museum of Natural History during BraiNY. New York City, NY, USA, 2013.
Human brains at the Food and Brain exhibit at the American Natural History Museum during BraiNY in New York City.
BAW activites in Mendoza, Argentina conducted by the Argentine Society for Neuroscience (SAN).
Mind and Brain Symposium @ Max Planck Science Gallery in Berlin, Germany. Photo: Anahit Babayan.
Brain twister game during a workshop for kids at "die gelbe Villa" presented by the Berlin School of Mind and Brain in Germany. Photo: Laura Viefhues.
Bloomsburg University students in Pennsylvania conducting helmet safety program in a local elementary school.
5th grade QUEST students using a sheep brain to teach some 4th grade students about the structure of the brain. Alabama, USA 2014.
4th grade QUEST students teaching 1st graders about neurons as they make pipe cleaner neurons at Blount Elementary. Alabama, USA 2013.
Dr. Nana Voitenko talks about brain structure with elementary school students in Bogomoletz Institute of Physiology in the Ukraine.
Students examining a real brain at BP Koirala Institute of Health Sciences, Department of Human Anatomy in Nepal.
Students at the Brain Awareness Week celebrations in the BP Koirala Institute of Health Sciences. Nepal, 2013.
Flags in Sydney, Australia for Brain Day.
Busy brains at Brighton Gardens in Marietta, GA during BAW 2013.
Scientific presentations and lectures in Belgium. BAW 2013.
Lecture using Dana's More Mindbogglers pamphlet as guide at Campaign Against Dementia in Glen Cove, NY.
Brain Buzz at Cardiff University in the United Kingdom.
Children got to feel the "Brain Force" for Brain Awareness Week at Cardiff University in the UK.
Concert for Brain Awareness Week at Castilla La Mancha University in Ciudad Real in Spain.
Mr. Jeremy P. Holland, consultant neurosurgeon, talks to a number of Cavernoma Alliance UK members in Manchester.
“Neuroscientists go to Schools” – activities with 1st grade children at Solum Elementary School, Coimbra, Portugal.
“The Brain in Colours” – an exhibition at Instituto de Educação e Cidadania, Mamarrosa, Portugal.
The technology of neurosurgery was explored at Brain Day Auckland presented by the Centre for Brain Research at the University of Auckland.
Monthly Health Information for Families, celebrating Neurological Health, in Commerce, CA. Featured materials in English and Spanish from the Dana Foundation and NIH.
The first stand at the Clave Consultora para la Ciudadania, A.C. in Mexico was dedicated to an introductory approach to the brain and its structures related to the basic processes of cognition, perception, motivation and judgment.
Colorado State University volunteer explains differences in the neuroanatomy of brain specimens from different animals.
CUNO (Columbia University Neuroscience Outreach) President Austen Sitko teaches a student about H.M. and different forms of memory as the student performs the task of tracing a star through a mirror. New York, NY.
At Columbia University Neuroscience Outreach's brain fair, students watched an experiment to determine whether worms could detect light by allowing them to choose between light and dark compartments.
Neuroscience goes to the beach! Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro brought Brain Awareness Week to the Copacabana Beach in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Dana Foundation's BAW Campaign Director, Kathleen Roina and Campaign Coordinator, Simon Fischweicher at the BioBus in New York City during BraiNY.
Brain art presented by the Department of Neuroscience and Elementary school Pojisan Split in the Public Library Marko Marulic, Ulica Slobode 2, Split, Croatia.
Lecture titled "How to Feed the Brain" by Professor Ivo Lusic, MD, PhD at the Public Library Marko Marulic in Ulica Slobode 2, Split, Croatia.
"Chefs" at the Universidad de Quintana Roo helped children realize the importance of taste.
Students from the Universidad de Quintana Roo help children use touch to identify what was inside a cardboard tree.
Students from the Universidad de Quintana Roo in Mexico teaching children about the Five Senses.
Sheryl Allen of the Educational Kinesiology Foundation (aka The Brain Gym) at her display at Terra Organica in Bellingham, WA.
Professor from the Eskisehir Osmangazi University (ESOGU) in Turkey teaches Turkish Brain Bee competitors about the brain and nervous system.
Students during Brain Awareness Week demonstration at University Medical & Dental College, Faisalabad, Pakistan.
Neuroanatomy workshop at the Federal University of Pampa in Brazil.
Brain Awareness Week at UFPE (Federal University of Pernambuco) in Brazil.
Students from vulnerable communities getting in touch with neuroscience from the Federal University of Pernambuco in Brazil for the first time.
Brain Awareness Week presentations at the Florey Institute of Neuroscience and Mental Health in Australia.
Over 400 people attended the BAW event in the Auditorio Thomaz Nicoletti at Universidade Estadual do Norte do Parana in Brazil.
Students from Gustavus Adolphus College helping children in Minnesota, USA make brain hats.
Brain Awareness Week workshop with children living in the shanty town in Chorrillos, Lima, Peru.
A pupil of St Joseph primary school receiving a B.A.W. pencil and eraser during the B.A.W. lecture organized for them in Nigeria.
Brain Awareness Week lecture at the Jerusalem Cinematheque in Israel.
Brain themed art exhibition in Greece presented by the Hellenic Society for Neurosciences.
"What is the electroencephalogram" workshop at the Hospital Psiquiatrico Samuel Ramirez Moreno in Mexico.
Talk and workshop on optical illusions at the Humboldt-Universitat in Berlin, Germany.
Volunteer from Hunter College in New York guiding students during the dissection of a sheep brain.
I Have IIH Foundation in a local sports bar talking about Brain Awareness with a student and about the BAW booklets. Sheffield, United Kingdom, 2013.
Pre-BAW press conference for journalists conducted by the Institute of Experimental Medicine, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic.
14 year old winner of the National Children's Drawing Competition at the Institute of Experimental Medicine of Hungarian Academy of Sciences.
Prof. Eva Sykova of the Institute of Experimental Medicine ASCR in the Czech Republic, delivering her lecture entitled "Stem cells and biomaterials in the treatment of brain and spinal cord injury".
Children could examine infected brain tissue through a microscope at the World Museum in Liverpool, UK.
Bella the Brain mascot welcomed visitors to the Liverpool World Museum. Liverpool, UK 2013.
6th graders with their brain hemisphere hats in progress during UNAM's classroom visit in Mexico.
Ithaca College students visited local classrooms for BAW 2013. Ithaca, NY, USA 2013.
Brain Awareness Week lunch in the library at James River High School in Virginia.
Overhead photo of vendors at the Conemaugh Health System's BAW event in Johnstown, PA.
BAW participants from local high school under the event banner in Gwangju. Korean Brain Society, South Korea.
2013 Brain Awareness Week at the Kyungpook National University in Daegu, South Korea.
Nursing students in Ogbomoso, Nigeria display their educational materials.
Presentation on the brain to pupils at an elementary school in Ogbomoso, Nigeria.
Students learning the organization of the brain at the Life and Health Science Research Institute at the University of Minho in Portugal.
Maze at Objetivo School Itapira SP in Brazil.
Brain Awareness Week group photo from Luzerne County Community College.
Brain Awareness Week materials were distributed at the Balanagar Technical Institute in Mookkannur, India.
Inauguration and lamp lighting for Brain Awareness Week at the Balangar Technical Institute in India.
Elemantary school students with their workbooks, pencils and brain shaped erasers in Marmara University, Istanbul, Turkey, 2013.
Marshall University 5th Annual Brain Expo, Huntington, WV. March 8, 2013.
Brain Awareness Week lecture at Matsumoto University in Japan.
Participants in Michigan State University's local Brain Bee Competition. High school students participating in enrichment sessions held by Michigan State University's neuroscience program to prepare for the event.
Smell connection demonstration at Mount Sinai School of Medicine brain fair.
Brain fun and goodies at the Museum of Human Disease, University of New South Wales, Sydney.
Neuropsychologist at Nassau University Medical Center's Brain Health and Education Exhibit, March 13, 2013
Romanian Brain Bee competition where the winners of local Brain Bee competition attended the live neuroscience competition for 9th to 12th grade students.National College Nicolae Balcescu, Braila, Romania.
Brain Day Auckland 2013, Dr Clare McCann speaking on Communication disorders and music therapy. Presented by the Neurological Foundation of New Zealand.
Brain Day Christchurch 2013, Associate Professor Bronwen Connor talks about: "Stem cells and the brain: discovery, myths and reality," presented by the Neurological Foundation of New Zealand.
Paraphernalia laid out at University Malaya in Malaysia prior to documentary screening.
Participants had a lot of fun with the brain teasers. Booth, Universiti Putra Malaysia.
1,500 members of the public attended Nottingham Brain Matters in the United Kingdom.
A group of students listen to explanations of the different human brain regions and structures at Neuroscience Institute in Alicante, Spain.
A group of 5 year old children watching zebrafish embryos on a screen at the Neuroscience Institute in Alicante, Spain.
Neurosupports information table in Liverpool, UK 2013.
Artist, David Lisser tries out our vision altering goggles as part of the Institute of Neuroscience event at the Center for Life, Newcastle Upon Tyne, UK.
Winner of the Ukrainian Brain Bee Competition.
The Brainwaves event at NYU in New York City during BraiNY.
The Community Brain Fair at NYU in New York City.
Brain Awareness Week speaker at the Origbo Community Unity School in Nigeria.
The therapy machine at Oxford Neuroscience's BAW presentation in the United Kingdom.
Local TV show reporting the BAW exhibit at the Federal University of Pernambuco in Brazil. The children enjoyed their 15 minutes on the spotlight!
Students from H.G. Olsen Elementary School talk about art with guests at the Port Aransas Art Center in Texas.
"The Creative Brain" debate and performance at the Museum Cafeteria in Coimbra, Portugal.
A guest speaker teaching BAW participants at the Prague Psychiatric Center about mnemonic techniques. Prague, Czech Republic.
Brain Day at Shopping City in Seiersber, Austria.
Clay brain made by a high school student in Budapest, Hungary, part of the Rogers Foundation for Person-Centered Education's Brain Awareness Week program.
Local college student discussing her poster entry at a community event at the School of Biomedical Sciences, University of Nottingham, United Kingdom.
NI LEGO Final Battle: Mind vs. Strength. Competitors were chosen randomly from the audience to challenge their minds and strength through two NI Lego robots controlled via EMG and EEG signals. University of Belgrade, Serbia.
Workshop showing a model of the brain to students at the School of Medicine Osijek, Croatia.
School of Medicine Osijek volunteer in a brain costume spreading brain awareness in Osijek, Croatia.
FameLab winners of the Neuroscience Heat from the Scientific Organization of Medical Students in Romania.
"Running Brains" 5K and experiment start in Romania.
A chess game at the BAW exhibit presented by the Serbian Neuroscience Society.
Sia Yorker Brain Awareness Foundation celebrates Brain Awareness month with Deltona Lakes Elementary in Florida, the same elementary school that Sia attended. The foundation volunteers at Deltona Lakes 1xper week with the Volusia County Reading Pal Program.
Medical student from the Society for Neuroscience Rio Grande Chapter with a kindergarden student. El Paso, TX, USA.
The Brain Week 2013 in Southern University Center (CUSUR) of University of Guadalajara in Guzman City, Mexico.
St. Michaels University School's sign for its First Annual Brain Awareness Week.
St. Michaels University School junior school students discussing the areas of their brains.
Future scientists and the founder of Physiology and Neuroscience in St. Petersburg State University. St. Petersburg, Russia.
Students present their scientific report at Saint Petersburg State University for Brain Awareness Week. St. Petersburg, Russia.
Southern Adventist University student preparing to hand out BAW pencils and erasers to a group of A.W. Spalding students.
Presenter of "The Facts of Brain Matter" lecture with student at the Brain Awareness Exhibition in the Ulmer Student Center at Southern Adventist University in Tennessee.
The "What is That Smell?" and "Unscramble It Challenge" at the Boys Club of Sioux City in Iowa, USA.
Lecture at the National Core for Neuroethics at the University of British Columbia in Vancouver, BC, Canada.
Neuropathologist, and Pritzker Medical Students, speaking to elementary students from Bret Harte School, in Chicago, IL
Pedestrians at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville could touch a real brain during Brain Awareness Week.
Wall display project on the brain t the Winchester School in Dubai, UAE.
Children at the Tigard Public Library making neurons. Oregon, USA.
UC Davis Chapter of the Society for Neuroscience sponsors an Interactive Brain Booth at the Davis Farmer's Market. California, USA. Photo by Karen Zito
Elementary school students rotating through 6 different brain stations at UCLA.
Experiment about the heart beat and different types of music at the Universidad Anahuac Mayab in Mexico.
The audience at a Brain Awareness Week presentation at the Universidad Veracruzana in Mexico.
UCS students with BAW patners of UMDC,Faisalabad in Pakistan showing sketching and coloring of brain.
Child with human skull at the table displays from the University of Cincinnati Neuroscience Graduate Program at the Cincinnati Museum Center.
"Brain Stimulation" workshop at the University of Gdansk in Gdansk, Poland.
"Neuronavigation" workshop at the University of Gdansk in Gdansk, Poland.
School outreach by the University of Ilorin in Nigeria.
School outreach and BAW material distribution by the University of Ilorin in Nigeria.
Brain Awareness Week promotion table at the University of Michigan - Dearborn. Dearborn, MI, USA.
Students painting neurons at the University of Minho Life and Health Sciences Research Institute in Portugal.
"Your Brain on Art" exhibit presented by University of New England in Biddeford, ME.
A workshop on how to recognize, understand and help those with Autism led by University of Silesia in Katowice, Poland.
Scientific presentation part of Brain Awareness Week at the University of Silesia in Katowice, Poland.
Student display table from Brain Awareness Week at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville.
A panel of UTHealth concussion experts, led by former NFL Offensive Lineman Dr. Mark Adickes, discusses advances in prevention, treatment and care to coaches, trainers, parents and athletes at the Public Forum. Houston, TX, USA.
Homunculus hat at the University of Washington. WA, USA.
WrestleBrainia3000 at University of Washington. Students used electrical signals from muscles to "arm wrestle".
University Pablo de Olavide, Seville, Spain.
Brain lollipop at University of Sao Paulo at Ribeirao Preto in Brazil.
Kids playing with a real human brain at Brain Blast! at Vanderbilt Brain Institute. Nashville, TN, USA.
Live alligator at the Brain Blast event at Vanderbilt Brain Institute.
The Educational Neuroscience Panel Discussion event at Vanderbilt Brain Institute.
Sharon Ramey, PhD, introduced brain science to a class of second graders in Salem, Virginia. The Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute professor emphasized such important brain boosters as good sleep, curiosity, and stimulation from nature.
Michael Friedlander, PhD, DABI member and executive director of the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute, was the mastermind behind Brain School, a public lecture series in which the institute’s faculty members offered an owner’s manual on the brain.
Brain Food Booth with samples at a Windsor High School Psychology Class in Windsor, CA, USA.
Brain Awareness Week seminar organized by the Young Biologist Association NGO in Armenia.
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