Brain Health Workshop: From Genes to Behavior, improving our lifes

Event's Date: 
Tuesday, October 6, 2015 - 10:15 to Wednesday, October 7, 2015 - 15:00

The B·Debate Brain Health. From Genes to Behaviour, Improving Our Lifes – jointly organized with the Guttmann Institute has as a main objective to identify factors that affect the brain in order to be able to understand and quantify this organ, and even get to modulate it. The debate aims to interconnect experiences and knowledge to stablish new and innovative approaches that allows to find solutions and new ways to see the problems of the society in which we live.

Join us on October 6th and 7th!


  • Get connected with international leaders in subjects related to mental health, from psychologists to bioengineers.
  • Get a deeper insight into Brain Mapping and European initiatives such as the Human Brain Project and how they are already working on developing new technologies for the study of neuronal circuits and cellular interaction.
  • Learn about new tools in Biomedical Research and the creation of “in vivo human-like” platforms that allow cheaper and efficient drug and toxicity assays
  • Acquire a better knowledge on Cognitive Reserve to increase mind's resistance to damage of the brain and illness
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