Number of Events Organized During Brain Awareness Week:
3 lectures in one session within the week's program
Type of Events Held:
- Lecture/ Briefing
- General Public
- Patients & Caregivers
- University students
Approximate Number of People Reached:
Details of Major Brain Awareness Week Events/Activities:
Under the auspices of the Student Section of the Serbian Neuroscience Society the Serbian Brain Council organized its own session at the Brain Awareness Week 2019 in the Gallery of science and technology of the Serbian Academy of Science and Arts. Three talks were presented – by the Serbian Brain Council president on Cooperation of Universities and Industry, a talk from a patient’s perspective by the president of the Society of Parkinson’s disease patients, and a talk from a colleague at the Psychiatric clinic on the development and benefits of brain electroconvulsive treatments. The event was a success and attracted a considerable audience. It was the first lecture session of this kind organized by the Council at a BAW. Particular success was the collaboration with a patient organization in forming the session program.
Event Planning & Publicity
Publicity Methods Used:
Other Publicity Methods:
Media appearences (TV, newspapers)
What other downloadable materials would you like the Foundation to provide?
- New Lesson Plans
Which BAW graphic materials did you use in publicizing your events?
- BAW Logos
- BAW Web site banner
Feedback & Keys to Success
How do you feel BAW participation benefited your organization and the local community?
Interaction with a patient organization (Parkinson’s disease) and forecast of future mutual actions.
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