Brain Awareness Lectures: 2005
Public seminars focusing on research into causes and treatment of Neurological Disorder
Friday, 18 March 2005, 7:30pm
Room 228, Bowen-Thompson Student Union
Unraveling the Mysteries and Delivering the Cures:
"Stem Cell Research in Ohio. The Potential for Treating Brain Disorders and Nerve Damage"
The human brain is the most remarkable structure in the biological universe. It regulates body functions and is responsible for our thoughts and emotions. Brain and nervous system disorders, including Alzheimer's and Parkinson's diseases, epilepsy, Autism, addiction and depression, unfortunately afflict millions of people. Neuroscience is providing solutions to these serious problems.
Ross Frommer (Deputy Vice President for Government and Community Affairs and Associate Dean, Columbia University Medical Center)
Prof. Robert Miller (Case Western Reserve University)
The J.P. Scott Center for Neuroscience, Mind & Behavior of Bowling Green Strate University and the BG-Toledo Chapter of the Society for Neuroscience host two public lecture along with an update on the new Center for Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine in Ohio. A reception with refreshments will be provided at 7:00. Everyone is welcome.