Discovery Night: A Journey through the brain
Celebrating 75 years of the MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit (1944-2019)
As part of the 2019 Cambridge Science Festival (11th – 24th March), the MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit (MRC CBU) will be hosting an in-house Science Night, exploring parts of the various research programmes being carried out at the Unit.
This will be held on:
Wednesday 13th March 2019, 6.00pm – 8.30pm
MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit
University of Cambridge
15 Chaucer Road
Directions to the Unit: http://www.mrc-cbu.cam.ac.uk/contact-us/
Doors open at 6.00pm, where you can get involved in some exciting hands on experiments and demonstrations led by MRC CBU researchers and scientists. From 7.30pm – 8.30pm you are welcome to join us to listen to four brilliant short talks:
Camilla Nord Where in the brain is depression?
Sophia Borgeest Can we live to see a better day? The relationship of lifestyle and healthy aging
Tim Kietzmann What can A.I. and neuroscience learn from each other?
Polly Peers Training the brain after stroke: Can we use technology to improve cognitive function and reduce disability?
Booking is not required, however, we have a maximum capacity of 90 people for health and safety reasons.
No parking is available on site. Refreshments will be provided.
Please contact Vicky Collins if you have any queries.
Further information on the Cambridge Science Festival can be found here: 2019 Cambridge Science Festival
We look forward to welcoming you to the Unit on Wednesday 13 March.