Brain Awareness Week @ Duke: March 2-9, 2013

Join the Duke Institute for Brain Sciences for the fourth annual Brain Awareness Week @ Duke, March 2-9, 2013.
Family-friendly Open House
Saturday, March 2, 1-4 p.m.
Duke University, Durham
Public Talk: “Poetic Potential In Autism: Neurodiversity’s Unexpected Boon”
Tuesday, March 5, 7 p.m.
Fullsteam Brewery, Durham
Public Talk: “Monkey Friends: What Primate Social Networks Teach Us About Human Behavior”
Wednesday, March 6, 7 p.m.
Motorco Music Hall, Durham
Public Talk: “Neuroeconomics: Do Our Brains Matter For Our Decisions?”
Thursday, March 7, 6 p.m.
Broad Street Café, Durham
Public Talk: “It’s All In Your Brain: How Neuroscience Is Revolutionizing Psychiatry”
Friday, March 8, 7 p.m.
Regulator Bookshop, Durham
Hands-on Science Demos
Saturday, March 9, 10:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m.
Museum of Life + Science, Durham
Brain Awareness Week invites the global brain science community to join in an international celebration of the brain. To encourage public interest and excitement about brain research, Duke University scientists and students offer hands-on science demos, talks and workshops held at Duke University and other local community venues. Brain Awareness Week @ Duke is presented by the Duke Institute for Brain Sciences.