Brain Awareness Week: 11-17 March 2019

Brain Awareness Week (BAW) is the global campaign to increase public awareness of the progress and benefits of brain research. BAW unites the efforts of partner organizations from around the world in a week-long celebration of the brain every March.

During BAW, University of Exeter researchers and PhD students are running a number of events including a pub quiz, two seminars and an opportunity to ask the experts about neuroscience.

Brain Awareness Week calendar

To view the full calendar of international events please visit this webpage.

University of Exeter 2019 events

DateTimeEvent and registration linkAboutVenue
11 March 20.00 start Ram Bar pub quiz: all welcome!

Join us for a special Brain Awareness Week pub quiz! Everyone is welcome and the quiz starts at 20.00.

Maximum of 6 people per team and £1 entry per person.

Ram Bar, Devonshire House, Streatham Campus
12 March 18.00-20.30

Brain Awareness Week Seminar Series: day one

SOLD OUT (waiting list places available through the link above)

This two-day seminar series will provide an insight into important cutting-edge research within the field of neuroscience.

Everyone is encouraged to join us. You can come for one or both of the sessions.

Lecture Theatre Red, Peter Chalk Building, Streatham Campus
13 March 18.00-20.30 Brain Awareness Week Seminar Series: day two As above. Lecture Theatre Red, Peter Chalk Building, Streatham Campus
15 March 18.00-20.00 Neuroscience: ask me anything Come and meet PhD students, postdoctoral researchers, and University professors to find out all about neuroscience. Forum Street, The Forum, Streatham Campus

Venues and directions

Please click this link for maps and directions to Streatham Campus.

Contact details

If you have any questions about the events taking place in Exeter contact Gemma Shireby or Judith Piegsa: gs470@exeter.ac.uk, or j.piegsa@exeter.ac.uk