Celebrate Brain Awareness Week on 11-17 March 2024 with FENS!

20 February 2024

FENS News, Neuroscience News, Society & Partner News

FENS is celebrating Brain Awareness Week 2024 across 17 countries in Europe with these 33 projects generously supported by the Dana Foundation!

  • Neurotransmitters: Decoding the Mind's Chemical Symphony

Hamlet Torosyan, Yerevan State Medical University, Armenia

  • Let's Learn and Outrun Dementia Together

Kalina Ekova, Alzheimer Bulgaria Association, Bulgaria

  • Learning in Humans and Machines: how the brain enables learning and inspires artificial intelligence

Benjamin Cowley, University of Helsinki, Finland

  • Theather-debate on the theme of memory

Laure Belnoue, Inserm U1084, Université de Poitiers, France

  • The Perfectly Imperfect Brain

Edouard Pearlstein, CNRS, France

  • Mind Matters: Enhancing Public Awareness of Neurological Disorders and Breakthrough Discoveries

Otari Chankseliani, Tbilisi State Medical University, Georgia

  • Hola Neurona!

Marta Méndez-Couz, WWU Muenster, UKM, Germany

  • Neuroscience and Music Event at Athens Megaron Hall

Marianna Kapsetaki, Venizelio Hospital, Greece

  • Activities Planned for Brain Awareness Week 2024 by the Hellenic Society for Neuroscience

Vassilis Raos, Hellenic Society for Neuroscience, Greece

  • Bottom-Up or Top-Down? An exploration of multisensory brain function and its benefits in everyday life

Argiro Vatakis, Panteion University of Social and Political Sciences, Greece

  • The revolution of consciousness

Erika Rappai, Institute of Transdisciplinary Discoveries - University of Pécs, Hungary

  • Deciphering Our Minds and Behaviors: Investigating Human and Animal Brain Functions

Katalin Schlett, Eötvös Loránd University, Hungary

  • My Amazing Brain Exhibition

Sinead King, University of Galway, Ireland

  • Depression from brain to body and back

Giuseppe Bersani, Minds in network srls, Italy

  • The brain as you have never experienced before: how youth perceive neuroscience

Caterina Ciani, Scuola Internazionale Superiori di Studi Avanzati (SISSA), Italy

  • Brain Days in Tri-City 2024: Brain Disorders and Brain Protection

Wojciech Glac, University of Gdansk, Poland

  • From bench to clinic

Kinga Szydlowska, Marceli Nencki Foundation, Poland

  • Take care of your brain!

Agata Żmijewska, University of Warmia and Mazury in Olsztyn, Faculty of Biology and Biotechnology, Poland

  • Brainy Days

Sara Amaral, CIBB UC, Portugal

  • A 5-Day Expedition into the Brain!

Inês Bernardino, CIBIT-ICNAS, Portugal

  • Talking Neurodiversity across Portugal

Rui Rodrigues, INSERM, University of Bordeaux, Fala-me Neuro, France

  • The Brain’s Challenges

Cristian Gurzu, National College Nicolae Balcescu, Romania

  • My Curious Brain Sixth Edition: The Brain and Trauma

Ioana Podina, Laboratory of Cognitive Clinical Sciences, University of Bucharest, Romania

  • My Amazing Brain

Maria Sinaci, Aurel Vlaicu University of Arad, Romania

  • When cognition goes awry in disease: intoxicated brain and helpful drugs

Jovana Aranđelović, Faculty of pharmacy, University of Belgrade, Serbia

  • Exploring emotions

Marin Jukić, University of Belgrade, Serbia

  • Mistery behind connection: Neurobiology of love

Mina Koturovic, Student section of Serbian Neuroscience Society, Serbia

  • Exploring Minds and Machines: AI in Focus

Mara Dierssen, Centre for Genomic Regulation, Spain

  • The BRAIN from the inside and the outside

Ledia F. Hernandez, CINAC_Hospital Universitario HM Puerta del Sur, Spain

  • Brain Awareness Week 2024: discovering neuroscience and the contribution of Santiago Ramón y Cajal

Jose Angel Rodriguez Alfaro, Sescam HNP, Spain

  • The Brain Fair and Symposium Istanbul

Havva Demir, Yeditepe University, Turkey

  • Brain Awareness Week Izmir: Unlocking Brain Doors

Fulya Tuzcu, Ege University, Turkey

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  • Healthy brain, healthy aging

Claire Kelly, Cardiff Metropolitan University, United Kingdom