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Presenter : Kickstart Summer school widening participation workshop

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesPublic Engagement – Schools engagement

Abstract

Kickstart Neuroscience workshop

An interactive workshop for 16-18 year olds covering in Part 1 the history of neuroscience and the basics of brain structure and function, with hands-on activities about brain anatomy, animal brains and the microscopic structure of the brain. Part 2 of the workshop focused on the Neurobiology of Love, with a presentation on the hormones that drive different types of loving behaviour and a final "make your own love potion" activity.

Attending event

Kickstart Summer school widening participation workshop

Duration13 Jul 201517 Jul 2015
CityEdinburgh and surrounds
CountryUnited Kingdom
Degree of recognitionLocal event

Event: Workshop

ID: 52941752