Students at Harriet Tubman Middle School in Portland, Oregon were recently surprised to hear their names called...
Dr. Adele Diamond
The “Secret Sauce” to Honing the Mind
Adele Diamond, Ph.D.
Canada Research Chair Tier 1 Professor of Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience, University of British Columbia
Executive function skills – self-control, perseverance, creativity – are more predictive of success than IQ. What supports and what hinders these skills? The surprisingly nutritious brain benefits of play and movement.
OHSU BRAIN AWARENESS LECTURE SEASON 2018
Nourishing Your Neurons
How you fuel your brain creates pivotal changes
What are the ingredients we need to maximize our brains’ potential? This year, our lecture series explores the critical influence nourishing the brain has on our daily abilities, from academic performance to good decision-making. Join us as top researchers in neuroscience discuss the brain’s complex biology and the profound impact choosing the right – or wrong – fuels has on behavior.
All lectures start at 7pm at the Newmark Theatre, inside Antoinette Hatfield Hall at 1111 S.W. Broadway Ave, Portland.
To learn more, visit www.ohsubrain.com/bas.
OHSU Brain Institute is a national leader in neuroscience patient care, research and education. We provide the most comprehensive care of neurological illness in the Pacific Northwest. Our nationally recognized neurological programs and centers offer comprehensive clinical and surgical services that are available nowhere else in Oregon.
Series subscriptions and single lecture tickets are available for the 2018 OHSU Brain Awareness Lecture Series.
Newmark Theatre : Upcoming Events
Oregon Children's Theatre presents Naked Mole Rat Gets Dressed at the Portland'5 Newmark Theatre January...
Portland'5 presents National Geographic Live – Into the Arctic Kingdom at the Newmark Theatre...
Portland'5 presents the Grammy-Award winning Silkroad Ensemble in concert at the Newmark Theatre on Monday...
Powell’s Books presents author Angie Thomas, in conversation with Laini Taylor, at the Portland'5 Newmark...
Portland'5 welcomes The Chieftains to the Newmark Theatre for a live concert on Wednesday, February 20,...