Organized by:

Participating Organizations:

Autonomous University from Queretaro
National Institute of Neurology and Neurosurgery Mexico
Faculty of Higher Studies National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM)
University of Guadalajara
Institute of Neurobiology of UNAM

Event(s) Summary

Number of Events Organized During Brain Awareness Week:




Type of Events Held:

  • Conference/Forum
  • Exhibit
  • Online/Virtual
  • Other
  • Symposium
  • Other: workshop theater and cinema

Target Audiences:

  • General Public
  • Professionals
  • University students

Approximate Number of People Reached:

200 -500 peoples via virtual

Details of Major Brain Awareness Week Events/Activities:

They took conferences related to the topics:
The brain after COVID, such as: Neurobiology of COVID, Alterations in memory after COVID.

On Friday, March 25, in addition to the conferences, the award ceremony for the “Stories on the post-COVID brain” contest was held, which brought together 10 works, of which the best 3 were awarded. This award ceremony was held on Casa del Art. On the other hand, a canvas “Activate your brain after COVID” was also made. What color is the music in your brain? and the Mexican theater play by the CUSur Theater Company group in conjunction with the reproduction of films projected on Tuesdays. These last events were held at the Casa del Arte.

Event Planning & Publicity

Publicity Methods Used:

  • Website
  • Other

Other Publicity Methods:

university social networks

Which of These Publicity Methods Was The Most Successful?

Website because it is the site that the student and academic community consults the most


What other downloadable materials would you like the Foundation to provide?

  • Other

Other Downloadable Materials:

  • articles and videos

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

  • Brain Awareness Week Facebook Cover Image

Feedback & Keys to Success

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

Provide relevant and current information about the brain and the pandemic
Raise awareness about habits and activities related to prevention, protection, and intervention of the effects of covid on the brain
Participation in creative and cultural activities of the student community

Please share any suggestions or lessons learned that may help others plan future events:

Provide through information and notices about the material that we can have to carry out the week of the brain in our community and share it with the participants

Event Photos

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Las funciones ejecutivas después de COVID-19

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¿Qué otras secuelas cognitivas tendremos a partir de esta pandemia?

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Mecanismo cerebral

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Inauguración de la Semana del Cerebro CUSur 2022, “El cerebro después del COVID: Retos y oportunidades”

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Actividades prácticas de la Semana del Cerebro CUSur 2022, “El cerebro después del COVID: Retos y oportunidades”

Contact Information

BAW Website:

Contact Name:

Monica Navarro Meza

Contact Phone:

+52 (341) 575 2222, Fax: 01 (341) 5752223.

Contact Email:

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