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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 16-22, 2020, the Vanderbilt Brain Institute hosts events the entire month.


Upcoming events include


  • Brain Awareness Keynote Lecture (POSTPONED) – March 11, 2019, 4:00 p.m., 1220 Medical Research Building III – Coleen T. Murphy, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Molecular Biology and Lewis-Sigler Institute for Integrative Genomics, Director, Paul F. Glenn Center for Quantitative Aging Research, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ
  • Brain Blast  – March 28, 2020, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Downtown Nashville Public Library