Neurophysiology and Experimental Neuroethology Laboratory – Physiology Department. Ribeirão Preto School of Medicine. University of São Paulo

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Neurophysiology and Experimental Neuroethology Laboratory - Physiology Department. Ribeirão Preto School of Medicine. University of São Paulo

Participating Organizations:

1. University of Sao Paulo Medical, Philosophy and Computational Schools 2. Middle and High Schools Albert Sabin & Viktor Frankl 3. Done – 3D Print 4. Lab. de Óptica Biomédica (UNICAMP) 5. Instituto D’Or (Rio de Janeiro) 6. APBP (São Carlos) 7. Centro Cultural Isègun (Ribeirão Preto)

Event(s) Summary

Number of Events Organized During Brain Awareness Week:




Type of Events Held:

  • Conference/Forum
  • Exhibit
  • Lecture/ Briefing
  • School Program
  • Symposium
  • Workshop

Target Audiences:

  • Elementary school students(1-5)
  • General Public
  • High School students(9-12)
  • Middle school students(6-8)
  • Professionals
  • University students
  • Other: General Population

Approximate Number of People Reached:


Details of Major Brain Awareness Week Events/Activities:

S.O.S. The Brain in the Park at the BAW 1. Anatomy of Human Brain in health and . Liga de Neuro-FMRP 2. Stroke.Causes, Diagnostic, consequences and prevention. Liga de Neuro-FMRP 3. 3D printing: Anatomy Teaching – Medicine. Done 3D 4. Experimental Robotics . Ribeirão Preto – Educação. Colégio Albert Sabin 5. Brain-machine Interface. Computação Bio-inspirada (USP – São Carlos) 6. NIRS – Near infrared Spectroscopy. Lab. de Óptica Biomédica (UNICAMP) 7. Anatomy lessons of Leonardo da Vinci. Filosofia – UNIFESP 8. Coffee and the Brain . Instituto D’Or (Rio de Janeiro) 9. Memory and challenging games. Neurociências e Ciências do Comportamento (FMRP-USP) 10. Memory and your Brain. Lab. Investigação em Epilepsia (FMRP-USP) 11. Sleep and the Brain. Colégio Viktor Frankl 12. Depression and body functions. Neurociências e Ciências do Comportamento (FMRP-USP) 13. Where the pain hurts?. Grupo Dor on-line – FMRP_USP 14. Erectil Disfunction. Center of Research on Inflammatory Diseases (CRID) 15. Neuroinflammation. CRID 16. Brainfitti: Brain Grafittis. Judá Studio (Lelin Alves) 17. Old school games and plastic arts. LNNE – FMRP-USP 18. Digital Neuro-Art: Life-Trans-Formations. LNNE FMRP-USP 19. Brain puzzles: collage, painting and drawing. LNNE – FMRP-USP 20. No barriers plastic arts. APBP (São Carlos) 21. Neuroanatomy& the Arts . Lab. Neuroanatomy & Neuropsychobiology – FMRP-USP 22. Neuroscience & Education: afro-brazilian experience. Centro Cultural Isègun (Ribeirão Preto) 23. Animal poisons: Neuropharmacology of the Future & {multi}Sensorial Fair/ Proc. Associativos, Controle Temporal & Sound communication in humans and other animals. Psychobiology USP-RP.

Event Planning & Publicity

Publicity Methods Used:

  • Advertisements
  • Calendar Listings (newspapers, radio, television)
  • Emails
  • Mailings
  • Press Release/Media Advisory
  • Website
  • Social Media

Which of These Publicity Methods Was The Most Successful?

Social Media


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

  • BAW Logos
  • BAW Poster
  • BAW Web site banner
  • BAW LinkedIn Cover Photo
  • BAW Facebook Cover Photo

Feedback & Keys to Success

How do you feel BAW participation benefited your organization and the local community?

Double way interaction. BAW is important for our Institution, and we contribute each year better to the Nation outreach activities and to the international BAW.

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Contact Information

Contact Name:

Norberto Garcia-Cairasco

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