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Brain Awareness Week
Neuroscience

Brain Awareness Events

This year’s theme: Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder

Calendar of Events

 

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Keynote Seminar:

The Intersection of Neurobiology and Clinical Social Work: Traumatic Stress and Child Wellbeing

 

Janet Shapiro, MA, MSW, Ph.D. is Dean and Professor of Social Work at the Bryn Mawr Graduate School of Social Work and Social Research.

 

Dr. Shapiro’s main research interest is in the area of translational research and the application of developmental understanding of children and adolescents to programs and policies designed to support the wellbeing of children, adolescent and their families. Dr. Shapiro’s most recent academic work is in the area of the neurobiology of early adversity and its implications for health and mental health across the lifespan, as well as an exploration of parental resilience within refugee families.

 

Monday, March 18, 2019

PPHAC 102 - Moravian College

4:30pm

 

More Brain Awareness Season Events!

 

March 11th - Brain Awareness Movie Night

Film:  Max 

A military dog that helped American Marines in Afghanistan returns to the United States and is adopted by his handler's family after suffering a traumatic experience.

PPHAC 102

7pm

 

March 12th - Brain Games in the HUB

11am-1pm

 

March 13th - PTSD Facts Scavenger Hunt  

 

March 14th - Faculty and Staff "You've Been Sparked"! Fundraiser

 

March 15th - Advocacy Day

11am-1pm HUB

 

March 16th - Brain Party!!

https://www.davincisciencecenter.org/experience/healthcare-career-connection-public-days/

DaVinci Science Center - Allentown, PA

10am-4pm

 

March 28th - STEM Night

William Penn Elementary School

6pm

 

Moravian College encourages persons with disabilities to participate in its programs and activities. If you anticipate needing any type of accommodation or have questions about the physical access provided, please contact Dr. Cecilia M. Fox at foxc@moravian.edu at least one week prior to the event.