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What is Neuroscience? - September 22

EVENT: 
Introduction to Neuroscience
Who Should Attend: 
High School Students

Speakers

Instructor
Dr. Willis's Photo
Associate Director, Lab Director
Laboratory for Axonal and RNA Biology
Burke Neurological Institute
Assistant Professor
Co-Director of Research

Suggested Reading

Lesson Objectives

  • Understanding how our view of the brain and central nervous system has evolved both over time and in different civilizations.
  • An ability to identify notable figures and their contributions to neuroscience.
  • An ability to elaborate on the mind-body problem.
  • Understanding how neuroscience research shapes our understanding of human consciousness.
  • Establish a familiarity with the levels of analysis used in current neuroscience research.
  • Understanding the relationship between basic neuroscience and research on nervous system disorders.

About Introduction to Neuroscience

Burke Neurological Institute, in White Plains, is offering an Introduction to Neuroscience course for interested High School students. 

Fall 2020 Syllabus

When

Tuesday, September 22, 2020 - 6:15pm to 7:45pm

Where

Conference Room: 
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