Universidade Federal do Estado do Rio de Janeiro

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Universidade Federal do Estado do Rio de Janeiro

Event(s) Summary

Number of Events Organized During Brain Awareness Week:




Type of Events Held:

  • Conference/Forum

Target Audiences:

  • General Public
  • Professionals
  • University students

Approximate Number of People Reached:


Details of Major Brain Awareness Week Events/Activities:

This event was a forum discussing neuroscience , education and technology tools for learning improvement. It was shown results about a academic/science project that test brain capacity of high school students using brain training free trials sites and the impact of this training in their academic lives. After this forum of discussion the participants could free try the brain training simulations and know about how improve your cognition.

Event Planning & Publicity

Publicity Methods Used:

  • Emails
  • Posters/Flyers

Which of These Publicity Methods Was The Most Successful?

Both methods were efficient. E-mail is more easy to publicize..


Other Dana Foundation Materials Distributed:

  • Brain hat

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 Coloring Sheets

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

  • BAW Flyer
  • BAW Logos
  • BAW Poster

Feedback & Keys to Success

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

A lot of students starts ask more about neuroscience and its aplication in health at the university. And the little ones could learn about brain and senses.

Did/do you like our Facebook page?


Event Photos

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Contact Information

BAW Website:


Contact Name:

Giselle Lopes

Contact Phone:

55 21 995883897

Contact Email:


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