Don’t miss out on the opportunity to learn more about the teen brain at tomorrow evening’s panel discussion, “What Are They Thinking? Exploring the Adolescent Brain." The speakers are Jay Giedd, chief of the brain imaging unit in the child psychiatry branch at the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH); Elaine Walker, professor of psychology and neuroscience at Emory University; and Elizabeth Albro, associate commissioner, National Center for Education Research, U.S. Department of Education. Alan I. Leshner, chief executive officer of AAAS and a former deputy director and acting director of NIMH, will make opening remarks.
The event is part of the free Neuroscience and Society series, sponsored by the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) and the Dana Foundation. It will be held at the AAAS auditorium in DC.
Visit the AAAS website for more information and to register.
--Ann L. Whitman