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NOTE NEW DATE: Brain School: Brain Invasion: How Small Things Have Big Consequences


March 14, 2018, 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.



Fralin Biomedical Research Institute, M203
2 Riverside Circle, Roanoke, VA 24016

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 associate professor at the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute, director of the VTCRI Developmental and Translational Neurobiology Center, and an associate professor of biological sciences in the College of Science.

Additional Details

The school will run three evenings: March 13, 14, and 15. Each panel will begin at 6 p.m. and last approximately an hour. A reception will precede the event at 5:30 p.m.

Brain School is free and open to the public, yet registration is required as space is limited. To register, visit our Qualtrics Survey or email us.

Free parking is available in the nearby parking garage.

Brain School 2018 is part of the institute’s commemoration of Brain Awareness Week.

This is a free event. The host is Michael J. Friedlander, Ph.D.. For more information, please send an e-mail.

Map and Parking

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