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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.

Registration Opens: August 30th

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.

Please note:

All keynote sessions are presented in English.



Your gift to the uOBMRI helps to ensure that we continue our mandate as a top centre for neuroscience and the treatment of brain disorders. 

To make a donation, please Give Now.

Contact Information

uOttawa Brain and Mind Research Institute

Tel: 613-562-5800 ext. 5425 
Email: uottawabmri@uottawa.ca

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