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Noggins @ Sidwell Friends

November 13 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

WHAT: Outreach visit to the BRAIN Club at Sidwell Friends School

WHERE: Sidwell Friends School, 3825 Wisconsin Ave, Washington, DC 20016

WHEN: Monday, November 13, 3:00 – 4:30pm (please arrive on time)

Closest METRO station: Tenleytown/American University Red Line station (0.7 mile walk)

Noggin has been invited to talk brains, brain research and art with student members of the BRAIN (Biological Research and Investigations in Neuroscience) Club at the Sidwell Friends School from 3:25 – 4:30pm. There is a parking garage off of Wisconsin, and we’ll meet in the Upper School, Room 200 by the elevator. 

We’ll bring our volunteers pursuing federally funded research on Parkinson’s, caffeine, alcohol, social relationships, implicit bias, and adolescent brain development. We’ll bring real human brains to examine, courtesy of Paul Aravich from Eastern Virginia Medical School, and Sidwell is providing pipe cleaners for a chance to make our own brain cells, and learn about the value of arts-based instruction firsthand…

The Club is also presenting their own poster at the Society for Neuroscience conference, in the Teaching of Neuroscience Poster Session; VV36 from 3-4 pm on Sunday, November 12…

Participants
Binyam Nardos, OHSU
Alfredo Zuñiga, OHSU
Andre Walcott, OHSU
Reena Clements, OHSU
Rebecca Hood, OHSU
Scott Jones, OHSU
Andrea Anaya, PSU
Jennifer Jensen, PSU
Rebekah Hough, PSU
Aliese Poole, PSU
Alex Kunz, PSU Neuroscience Club President
Alison Mack, PSU Psychology Club President
Sulema Rodriguez, PSU/NIH BUILD EXITO
Jessica Patching-Bunch, OHSU/Noggin Resource Council
Heather Hamilton, PSU/NIH BUILD EXITO
Kayla Townsley, PSU/OHSU/NIH BUILD EXITO
Christina Williams, PSU
Jesse Hamlin, PSU
Joey Seuferling, Noggin Resource Council
Jobe Ritchie, PSU
Thomas Madison, PSU
Gaile Parker, PSU
Angela Hendrix, Noggin

Details

Date:
November 13
Time:
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Venue

Sidwell Friends School
3825 Wisconsin Ave
Washington, DC 20016 United States
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Website:
http://www.sidwell.edu