Federal University of Rio de Janeiro

Organized by:
Federal University of Rio de Janeiro

Participating Organizations:

The 3D Museum workshops at the following partners: 1 – IPPMG – Child and Pediatrics Institute Martagão Gesteira/Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 2 – Municipal School Tenente Antonio João, Rio de janeiro, Brazil 3 – Guarus Health Center, Municipality of Campos de Goytacazes, RJ,Brazil

Event(s) Summary

Number of Events Organized During Brain Awareness Week:




Type of Events Held:

  • Workshop

Target Audiences:

  • Elementary school students(1-5)
  • General Public
  • High School students(9-12)
  • Middle school students(6-8)
  • Patients & Caregivers

Approximate Number of People Reached:

200 to 350

Details of Major Brain Awareness Week Events/Activities:

The 3D Museum is a project of the Extension UFRJ developed at the Nucleo for Extended 3D Museum, the Institute of Biomedical Sciences at the Center for Health Sciences. The 3D museum interface with educational projects and scientific divulgation happens with models 3D (and other kind of didatic methods ) that are used to give information in health to students from the different level and general people (adults and eldered)and also to enable the tactile perception of individuals with disabilities. The 3D museum have many students of different areas biomedical of federal university that are the trainees that give the workshops with help of coordenator of the project.

Event Planning & Publicity

Publicity Methods Used:

  • Posters/Flyers
  • Website
  • Social Media


Of the Dana Foundation publications/resources distributed at your event(s), if any, please indicate the three most popular. Please choose up to three. If "other," please indicate below:

  • It’s Mindboggling!
  • Staying Sharp: Successful Aging and the Brain

What other downloadable materials would you like the Foundation to provide?

  • Activities/Experiments
  • New Puzzles/Games

Which BAW graphic materials did you use in publicizing your events?

  • BAW Web site banner
  • BAW Facebook Cover Photo

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