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The functioning brain: How it can be visualized, measured and studied?

Inst. Experimental Medicine of Eötvös Lorand Research Network

Event Date + Time:
March 17 @ 10:00 am - March 18 @ 6:00 pm

Event Location:
1117 Budapest Pázmány Péter sétány 1/c Budapest, Hungary

Venue Name:
Eötvös Lorand Univ. South Building Aula Directions

About This Event

Event Description:

I. Lectures
Márc.17. 16.00 : Optogenetics, Chemogenetics : studies to understand functioning neural networks (László Acsády ; ELKH KOKI);
Márc.17. 17.00 : Brain electrodes, protheses (Ulbert István; ELKH TTK)
Márc.18. 16.00 : Visualization of the working human brain (Kozák Lajos ; Semmelweis University)
Márc.18. 17.00 : Methods to investigate human emotions and cognition (Gaál Zsófia; ELKH TTK)

II. Playground for Science-fans
Márc. 17 -18. 10.00 – 18.00
Experiments, assays, tasks at workstations (supervised by brain scientists)
• Behavioural studies, experiments on laboratory animals
• Observations and analysis of human reactions

III. Corner of Seminars
Márc.17. 11.00 – 13.00 Senescing Brain (Kubinyi Enikő; ELTE Ethology Department)
Márc.18. 11.00 – 13.00 Autism Research (Varró Petra,Tárnok Krisztián; ELTE)

IV. The Brain in Pictures – Microscope studies and posters
Márc. 17 -18. 10.00 – 18.00

V. Museum of Biology
Márc. 17 -18. 10.00 – 18.00
(ELTE Biology Museum)

Event Sponsor(s):

National Neuroscience Program; Eötvös Lorand Research Network: IEM, NSRC; Eötvös Lorand Univ.; Pázmány Péter Univ.; Semmelweis Univ.; Gedeon Richter Pharmaceutical Company

Type(s) of Event:

Conference/Forum, Exhibit, Lab Tour, Lecture/Briefing, Other, Radio Show, School Program

Other Type(s) of Event:

Scientific playground


General Public, High school students (9-12), Middle school students (6-8), Professionals, Seniors, University students

Other Audiences:

Required Registration?


Organizer's Details

Organizing Institution(s):

Inst. Experimental Medicine of Eötvös Lorand Research Network

Contact Information:

Name: Emilia Madarasz



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