Outreach

NEUROSCIENCE FOR 5TH GRADERS:
What would you like to know about the brain?
by Prof. Cristina Márquez and DYNABrain Team members

March 20th 2024
(Integrated in the Brain Awareness Week 2024)

Agrupamento de Escolas Marquês de Marialva, Cantanhede

THE BRAIN MAZE

On February 20th (2024), Bárbara Canijo, together with fellow CNC researcher Tiago Reis, participated in the event “Meet the Scientists” at UC-Exploratório in Coimbra where, through games and drawings, they helped children aged 3 to 5 explore the five senses and their emotions.


EUROPEAN RESEARCHERS’ NIGHT 2023

On September 29th (2023), DYNABrain team joined the European Researchers’ Night yearly event, held in Coimbra downtown. We had activities for children and adults including a Brain Escape Room and a LEGO-scope and much more.


BRAIN REGIONS AND FUNCTION EXPLAINED TO CHILDREN

On May 18th (2023), Bárbara Canijo, together with fellow CNC researcher Carolina Lebre, led an activity at Rómulo Centro de Ciência Viva – Coimbra, where they explained to primary school children the different brain regions and their functions through a memory game.


INTERNATIONAL DAY FOR WOMEN AND GIRLS IN SCIENCE

On February 10th (2023), Cristina Márquez celebrated the International Day for Woman and Girls in Science with activities for children and teenagers at the Instituto Espanhol de Lisboa ” Giner de los Rios”.


THE SOCIAL BRAIN: BETTER ALONE THAN IN BAD COMPANY?


Public seminar by Cristina Márquez

February 9th , 17h00
Students HUB – Auditorium 2, FMUC (Polo I)

For ALL PUBLICS

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