Come on down to the Fralin Biomedical Research Institute, and learn about "Assembling Baby's Brain!" This year's program will explain the mysteries related to how our young brains begin an amazing journey before birth, as babies, and children.
The school will run four evenings: March 16, 17, 18, and 19.
Free parking is available in the nearby lot and parking garage.
Brain School 2020 is part of the institute’s commemoration of Brain Awareness Week.
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Feb. 24, 2020
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March 14, 2019 6 p.m.
Brian Unwin, M.D. Chief of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine, Carilion Clinic
March 14, 2019 5:30 p.m.
Gregorio Valdez, Ph.D. Associate Professor, Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC Associate Professor, Biological Sciences, College of Science, Virginia Tech Associate Professor of Internal Medicine, Virginia Tech Carilion School of ...
March 12, 2019 6 p.m.
Edmundo Rubio, M.D. Chief of Pulmonary and Critical Care, Carilion Clinic
March 12, 2019 5:30 p.m.
Michael Fox, Ph.D. Associate Professor, Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC Director, Developmental and Translational Neurobiology Center, Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC Associate Professor, Biological Sciences, College of Science, ...
March 11, 2019 6 p.m.
Audra Van Wart, Ph.D. Director of Education and Training, and Administrative Assistant Professor, Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC Assistant VP for Health Sciences Education, Virginia Tech Assistant Professor of ...
March 11, 2019 5:30 p.m.
Michael J. Friedlander, Ph.D. Executive Director, Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC Vice President for Health Sciences and Technology, Virginia Tech Senior Dean for Research, Virginia Tech Carilion School of ...
March 15, 2018 5:36 p.m.
This panel discussion will address the positive and negative aspects of today’s digital world, and how technological advancements affect human development. The panel will be co-moderated by Stephen LaConte, an ...
March 14, 2018 6 p.m.
The tiny drivers of your brain and behavior – neurotransmitters – can be hijacked by parasites and even your own biology. This lecture will be presented by Michael Fox, an ...