Number of Events Organized During Brain Awareness Week:
Type of Events Held:
- Lecture/ Briefing
- Other: Practical laboratory class
- University students
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Details of Major Brain Awareness Week Events/Activities:
At the Sarajevo School of Science and Technology, during the classes dedicated to the subject Introduction to Medical Research, we held 2 events in order to join the global Brain Awareness Week 2018, as follows: 1. Practical Laboratory Class – focused on performing brain sub-dissection and recognition of different areas of an animal’s brain; 2. Student Seminars – focused on brain-related disorders: depression, Parkinson’s disease, epilepsy, schizophrenia and stroke. The events were organised for and by the 3rd year medical degree students. The Student Seminars continued throughout the month of March: overall, 28 different brain-related topics were presented by the students. As an organiser of these events, I feel that the students were interested in them, especially the Practical Class. In addition, I feel they were intrigued by being part of the global Brain Awareness Programme.
Event Planning & Publicity
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Which BAW graphic materials did you use in publicizing your events?
- BAW Flyer
- BAW Logos
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