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Dr. Adele Diamond

The “Secret Sauce” to Honing the Mind

Dr. Adele DiamondAdele 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

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Portland Opera presents As One at the Portland'5 Newmark Theatre March 22–30, 2019.

Showing: 03/22 - 03/30
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Portland'5 welcomes Rany Tanky to the Newmark Theatre for a live concert of Gullah music on Monday, April...

Showing: 04/01
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Portland'5 presents National Geographic LiveBeauty and the Bizarre at the Newmark...

Showing: 04/02
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White Bird welcomes Parsons Dance to the Portland'5 Newmark Theatre April 4-6, 2019 at 7:30pm.

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Showing: 04/04 - 04/06
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Oregon Ballet Theatre presents Director's Choice at the Portland'5 Newmark Theatre April 11–14,...

Showing: 04/11 - 04/14
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The Jefferson Dancers present their annual spring performances at the Portland'5 Newmark Theatre April 18-...

Showing: 04/18 - 04/20