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bhaw rewind 2019

The 6th annual Brain Health Awareness Week was held on September 30th-October 4th, 2019!

We welcome you to revisit each evening by visiting our YouTube official #BHAW 2019 Playlist here.

Join the University of Ottawa Brain and Mind Research Institute (uOBMRI) as we showcase exciting advancements in brain research from our talented members.

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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