Number of Events Organized During Brain Awareness Week:
Type of Events Held:
- Elementary school students(1-5)
- Patients & Caregivers
Approximate Number of People Reached:
Details of Major Brain Awareness Week Events/Activities:
I am specialized in the senses and the brain (sensory and cognitive science). I have watch how I worked on sensory memory with people who were in a coma or with dementia. With patients I stay on the field with them. For workshops with children, I was obviously not with patients, but I have watch the material that I use and have made experiments with (olfactotherapy for example).
Event Planning & Publicity
Publicity Methods Used:
Other Publicity Methods:
Nothing. I was my first year, and I was in Relocation to another state. But for next year I will take otherwise.
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:
Other Dana Foundation Materials Distributed:
What downloadable materials from the Foundation did you use for your events?
- Mindboggling Coloring Sheets
What other downloadable materials would you like the Foundation to provide?
Which BAW graphic materials did you use in publicizing your events?
- BAW Logos
Feedback & Keys to Success
How do you feel BAW participation benefited your organization and the local community?
I am happy, but I would have preferred to reach more people.
Please share any suggestions or lessons learned that may help others plan future events:
I’ll try to take volunteers with me next time. And to advertise.
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Was the information provided on Facebook useful?
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