Several times a year, our researchers, clinicians, students and partners come together for educational conferences or fundraising initiatives.
Brain Health Awareness Week | September 30th -October 4th 2019
The 6th annual Brain Health Awareness Week will take place September 30th-October 4th, 2019!
Join the University of Ottawa Brain and Mind Research Institute (uOBMRI) as we showcase exciting advancements in brain research from our talented members.
What is Brain Health Awareness Week?
Brain Health Awareness Week (BHAW) is a week-long, annual event in Ottawa, hosted by the University of Ottawa Brain and Mind Research Institute (uOBMRI), a world-class leader in neuroscience research and treatment of brain disorders including Neural Dynamics, Stroke, MS, Mental Health, and Memory & Cognition. Through public engagement, open discussions and knowledge promotion, BHAW aims to advance public awareness about brain health.
All keynote sessions are presented in English.
Brain and Health Research Day
The Brain Health Research Day brings together the broad research community of the University of Ottawa Brain and Mind Research Institute (uOBMRI). The day features a keynote address from a world-renowned leader in brain health, speakers from our various partners, trainee posters presentations, as well as highlights and updates from the uOBMRI.
Brain Health Research Day is one step in bringing together researchers, clinicians and students with a shared goal to create one of the world's top centres for neuroscience and the treatment of brain disorders.
With the goal to further collaborative research and learning into conditions that affect the brain and mind, the uOBMRI hosts a number of educational events throughout the year that are open to both internal and external audiences:
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The uOBMRI and its partners host a variety of fundraising events throughout the year. A number of our important research discoveries would not be possible without the support of the community through these events.