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Brain Awareness Month

The Brain Awareness Campaign is a worldwide celebration of the brain that brings together scientists, families, schools, and communities. Although Brain Awareness Week is officially March 11-17, 2019, the Vanderbilt Brain Institute hosts events the entire month.


Upcoming events include:

  • Special Neuroscience Seminar – March 14, 2019, 10:00 a.m., 214 Light Hall – When Cocaine Just Won’t Do: ADHD and Serotonin-Dopamine Crosstalk,Randy D. Blakely, Ph.D., Executive Director FAU Brain Institute, Professor of Biomedical Science, Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine, Florida Atlantic University
  • Brain Blast  – March 16, 2019, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Downtown Nashville Public Library
  • Brain Awareness Keynote Lecture – March 27, 2019, 4:10 p.m., 1220 Medical Research Building III – Paul Rosenberg, M.D., Ph.D., Associate Professor of Neurology, Harvard University