Welcome to the Partner Spotlight Page
This page was created to highlight your achievements as a BAW partner, including interviews, blogs, news articles, award announcements, and more. If there's something you'd like us to include, please email bawinfo@dana.org.

Brain Awareness Week Across the Continents 2014
Highlights from 2014 partner events around the globe. 

BAW Across the Continents: Africa

BAW Across the Continents: Asia

BAW Across the Continents: Australia

BAW Across the Continents: South America

BAW Across the Continents: North America

BAW Across the Continents: Europe 

Brain Awareness Week Partner Interviews
Partners share their experiences and insights about participating in BAW and year-round public outreach.
2014 Interviews

Michael Friedlander, Ph.D.
Executive Director
Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute (VTCRI)

Kelley Remole, Ph.D.
Director of Neuroscience Outreach
Columbia University
Greater NYC Chapter of the Society for Neuroscience     

Norberto Garcia-Cairasco, Ph.D.
Director of Neurophysiology and Experimental Neuroethology Lab (LNNE)
Ribeirao Preto School of Medicine, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil    

2013 Interviews

Bobby Heagerty
Oregon Health and Science University Brain Institute

Magdalena Nowak
 King’s College London Neuroscience Society

Janine Roos
Mental Health Information Centre of Southern Africa

Andrea Schierkolk
National Museum of Health and Medicine, Silver Spring, MD

Prof. Eva Syková, MD, DSc, FCMA
The Institute of Experimental Medicine, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic

2012 Interviews

Ferhan Esen, Ph.D.
Eskişehir Osmangazi University, Turkey

Karen Fallahi
Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance, Colorado Springs, CO

Sue Giddens
Neurological Foundation of New Zealand

Rae Nishi, Ph.D.
University of Vermont

Yvonne Salfinger
Pilot Club of Tallahassee, FL

2011 Interviews

Eric. H. Chudler, Ph.D.
University of Washington, Seattle, WA

Timothy Crane
James River High School, Midlothian, VA

Mara Dierssen, M.D., Ph.D.
Centre for Genomic Regulation, Barcelona, Spain

Marija Heffer, M.D., Ph.D.
University of Osijek School of Medicine, Osijek, Croatia

Judy Illes, Ph.D.
University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada

Roland Pochet, Ph.D.
Université Libre de Bruxelles, Belgium

Ilsun White, Ph.D.
Morehead State University, KY

BAW Partner Blogroll
Registered BAW partners: to have your blog added, please email bawinfo@dana.org.

BrainSMART Graduate Programs at Nova Southeastern University
Centre for Brain Research, The University of Auckland
Cérebro Melhor
Columbia University Neuroscience Outreach 
Edmond and Lily Safra Center for Brain Sciences
Montreal Brain Awareness Week

Phoenix Programs
Revolution Brain Center 
Scientific Organization of Medical Students, National Neuroscience Society of Romania       
Stone House, Miner's Foundry

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Immaginario Scienctifico Science Center, Trieste, Italy, BAW 2006

Immaginario Scienctifico Science Center, Trieste, Italy, BAW 2006


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