Brain Awareness Season

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The OHSU Brain Awareness Season shares the latest knowledge about the brain through a season of events including workshops, community activities and a popular lecture series.
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2019 Brain Awareness Lecture Series 

Mind-altering Medicine

Mind-altering medicineCan we re-wire and heal our brains using natural, alternative treatments? This year, our lecture series explores the fascinating influence mind-body connection has on such challenges as addiction, psychosis, and end-of-life anxiety. Join us as top researchers in neuroscience investigate inspiring behavioral change using complementary and alternative methods to overcome negative emotional and psychological cycles. Learn More.

Date Night 

Brain awareness date nightSeveral years ago, my wife Mary and I discovered a new, exciting way to rekindle our romance: We started going to the OHSU Brain Institute's BRAINet luncheons. This then led us to the OHSU Brain Institute's Brain Awareness Series lectures.
Read more about Allen and Mary's experience.