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Brain Awareness Week: Ask Me Anything Session with professor Orie Shafer and his lab

Join the Neuroscience Initiative as they partner with the Dana Foundation to celebrate Brain Awareness Week, March 14-20. This week will include multiple public events/activities, sharing the unique perspective of ASRC member’s experience with brain studies, including an event where professor Orie Shafer and his lab members will answer questions on how circadian clocks work, how the environment acts on your brain to affect your clock and sleep, and the effects of shifting to daylight saving time on March 19th at 4pm. 

This event will be held via Zoom, therefore please register here.

Registration is free but required. Please submit your questions at the time of registration. Selected questions will be answered during the live Zoom session. Additional questions will be taken at the live session.

The Neuroscience Initiative at the CUNY Advanced Science Research Center is engaged in interdisciplinary programs with other initiatives and other institutions to implement interdisciplinary approaches for the study of environmental influences on brain function and behavior and to develop transformative technologies and advanced platforms aimed at promoting mental health.


Wondering how the environment affects your brain health? Find out interesting facts and get tips on how to improve your brain health during Brain Awareness Week!

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For further questions about how to participate in the ASRC’s involvement in Brain Awareness Week, please contact Kevin Wang, at kwang@gc.cuny.edu

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March 19, 2022
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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