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POSTPONED – Brain Awareness Week at the Franklin Institute

Philadelphia Chapter Society for Neuroscience

Event Date + Time:
March 19, 2020 @ 10:00 am - March 19, 2020 @ 3:00 pm

Event Location:
222 N 20th Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Venue Name:
The Franklin Institute Directions

About This Event

Event Description:

This will be the 20th Year of BAW at the Franklin Institute in Philadelphia PA. Members of the Philadelphia Chapter Society For Neuroscience volunteer to man kid and adult friendly exhibits. This year we have multiple stations including: Hold a human brain (in a bag) with Dr. Brain Dude, animal brains from mouse to dolphin, helmet safety demo; breaking eggs;, explore the cranial nerves with candy and more. Neuroscientists from Temple University, Drexel University, Cooper Medical School of Rowan University, and the University of Pennsylvania will be there to interact with the public.

Type(s) of Event:

Brain Fair

Other Audiences:

The Franklin is the most visited science museum in PA. Families and students of all ages visit.

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Organizer's Details

Organizing Institution(s):

Philadelphia Chapter Society for Neuroscience

Sponsoring Institution(s):
Cooper Medical School of Rowan University, University of Pennsylvania, Drexel University, Temple University.
Contact Information:

Name: Russell J. Buono

Phone: 6092065249


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