Number of Events Organized During Brain Awareness Week:
Type of Events Held:
- Lab Tour
- Lecture/ Briefing
- University students
Approximate Number of People Reached:
Details of Major Brain Awareness Week Events/Activities:
in BAW 2017 there was several conferences and forums with relation to studies of brain; i.e. senses, endocannabinoids in brain, neurotoxins, neuroendocrinology, neuropharmacology, neurodegenerative disease. The bachelor students were very interesting in these topics because they noted that could involved in the brain research, also they learnt how the brain function to shares this information with their partners, friends and family. Every year in BAW is organized a poster concurse, it is a important event in our BAW, because students participate showing a topic in relation to brain in a poster. We observed a lot of enthusiasm during the elaboration and presenting of poster. Also BAW organizers award the best posters with different books. Also, in this BAW 2017 had around of 15 workshops with several topics such as "built your brain", "smell with the brain", "faces memory" "cannabis in the brain" etc. Professors, students, child and public in general participated in every one of our workshops, in this session the people is very interesting because through of didactic ways learnt more about the brain.
Event Planning & Publicity
Publicity Methods Used:
- Calendar Listings (newspapers, radio, television)
- Social Media
Which of These Publicity Methods Was The Most Successful?
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:
- BAW Stickers
What downloadable materials from the Foundation did you use for your events?
- Q&A: Answering Your Questions About Brain Research
What other downloadable materials would you like the Foundation to provide?
- 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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