Celebrate Brain Awareness Week on 13-19 March 2023 with FENS!

09 January 2023

FENS News, Neuroscience News, Society & Partner News

FENS is celebrating Brain Awareness Week 2023 across 22 countries in Europe with these 38 projects funded by FENS with the support of the Dana Foundation!

  • Neuron: From Birth to Death

Hamlet Torosyan, Yerevan State Medical University, Armenia

  • Lab heroes: how do animals help in neuroscience research?

Alba Lopez-Moraga and Victoria Aurora Ossorio Salazar, KU Leuven, Belgium

  • Brains under Pressure

Ann Van Der Jeugd, Leuven Brain Institute, Belgium

Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • The Power Of The Brain

Svetlana Borojevic, Faculty of Philosophy in Banja Luka, Bosnia and Herzegovina

  • 22nd Brain Awareness Week Rijeka

Alen Saric (University of Rijeka, Croatia)

  • Take Care of your Brain:  Contest and Campaign

Margarita Zachariou, Cyprus Institute of Neurology and Genetics, Cyprus

  • Neuroscience, Medicine and Society

Miriam Hickey, University of Tartu, Estonia

  • How your brain controls your movements

Laurence Lanfumey, Inserm, France

  • The connected brain

Edouard Pearlstein Institut de Neurobiologie de la Méditerranée, France

  • The brain: the perpetual student!

Marcela Perrone-Bertolotti, University Grenoble Alpes, France

  • Art of Brain Science

Tiago Outeiro, University Medical Center Gottingen, Germany

  • On the structure and function of the brain in health and disease

Vassilis Raos, University of Crete, Greece

  • The amazing brain and its discovery by neurotechnology

Timea Bacskai, University of Debrecen, Hungary

  • Let it Brain!

 Eva Pandur, University of Pécs, Hungary

  • My Amazing Brain

Michelle Roche, University of Galway, Ireland

  • This is your brain on videogames – How digital gaming and VR shapes our gray and white matter

Francesco Di Muro, University of Milano-Bicocca, Italy

  • HOBIT 3 - How our brain innovates thinking

Dionigi Mattia Gagliardi, Numero Cromatico, Italy

  • Brain Fair

Bryan Da Costa Souza, Donders Institute for Brain, Netherlands

  • Rotterdam let’s explore the wonders of our viBRAINt community!

Anderson Mora-Cortes, Erasmus University College, Netherlands

  • Connections: More than just neurons!

Jeniffer Sanguino Gómez, Association of Spanish Scientists in the Netherlands, Netherlands

  • Brain Days in Tri-City 2023

Wojciech Glac, University of Gdansk, Poland

  • Neurobiological aspects of stress

Kinga Szydłowska, Nencki Foundation, Poland

  • Amazing Brain

Agata Żmijewska, University of Warmia and Mazury in Olsztyn, Poland

  • Let's play with the Brain! 

Joana Amaral, iMed.ULisboa, Portugal

  • Can we keep our brains healthy to live better and longer?

Maria Correia, NOVA Medical School, Portugal

  • My Curious Brain Fifth Edition: The Brain and Mental Health

Ioana Podina, University of Bucharest, Romania

  • Brain Awareness Week 2023: On the tip of the tongue

Erika Škerlj, Slovenian Neuroscience Association (SiNAPSA), Slovenia

  • Broadening the Autism Spectrum: from Neuroscience to Challenging Gender Stereotypes

Jennifer Enrich-Bengoa, Universitat Autonoma Barcelona, Spain

  • Neuroscience Secrets To A Sharper Brain: Discovering How A Healthy Lifestyle Could Boost Your Brain Health

Isabel María Martín Monzón, University of Seville, Spain

  • Santiago Ramón y Cajal: Meet The Father Of Neuroscience

Jose A. Morales-García, Complutense University of Madrid, Spain

  • Brain Awareness Week at the Hospital Nacional de Parapléjicos 2023: re-discovering the Neuroscience on site

Cristina Ortega, National Hospital of Paraplegics, Spain

  • From neuronal circuits to mental concepts, behaviour and social relationship: free public lectures, discussion platforms and associated events on current neuroscience research topics

Anne-Catherine Feutz, University of Basel, Switzerland

  • Come, listen, watch and touch - The return of the live Brain Week in Lausanne

Ulrike Toepel, Lemanic Neuroscience, Switzerland

  • The Brain Fair Istanbul

Havva Demir, Yeditepe University, Turkey

  • The brain in sickness and health

 Ahmet Taskiran, Sivas Cumhuriyet University, Turkey

  • Ukrainian Brain Bee

Andrii Cherninskyi, Bogomoletz Institute of Physiology, Ukraine

United Kingdom
  • A look inside our minds

Syanah Wynn, University of Birmingham, United Kingdom

  • The Bristol Neuroscience Festival - The claw! How the brain controls our movements and bionic limbs

Genevieve Yvon-Durocher, University of Bristol, United Kingdom