BEGIN:VCALENDAR PRODID:-//github.com/rianjs/ical.net//NONSGML ical.net 4.0//EN VERSION:2.0 BEGIN:VEVENT DESCRIPTION:The brain is the most complex and powerful organ in the human body. In fact\, the brain produces about 25 Watts of energy\, enough to p ower a light bulb. Understanding our brain and keeping it active and heal thy is vital. After all\, it is the only organ that can never be transpla nted. How can we better understand our brain and discover ways to keep it healthy? Join us on October 3 for a free Gairdner Global Perspectives Pa nel that will take us inside the brain. From brain tumours to stress and anxiety to multiple sclerosis\, leading Canadian researchers will give us the tools and resources to understand our brain on a deeper level. Prese ntations from 2023 Canada Gairdner Momentum Award laureate Gelareh Zadeh\ , Jaideep Bains and Jiwon Oh will culminate in a fascinating panel discus sion moderated by Canadian broadcast journalist Mary Ito. This event is h osted in partnership with the Krembil Brain Institute and the Ontario Bra in Institute and is presented by TELUS Health.5:15 p.m. \; - Doors op en5:30 p.m. \; - Opening remarks by Mary Ito5:40 p.m. - Dr. Gelareh Z adeh discusses brain tumours5:55 p.m. - Dr. Jaideep Bains discusses stres s and anxiety6:10 p.m. - Dr. Jiwon Oh discusses Multiple Sclerosis6:25 - Panel Discussion moderated by Mary Ito6:55 - Closing remarks by Dr. Janet Rossant DTEND:20231003T230000Z DTSTAMP:20230921T120941Z DTSTART:20231003T213000Z SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY:Mindsets: A Deep Dive Into the Brain UID:a48128de-1464-49cf-a24e-d5f630cc1976 X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:

Mindsets: A Deep Dive Into the Brain

The brain is the most complex an d powerful organ in the human body. In fact\, the brain produces about 25 Watts of energy\, enough to power a light bulb. Understanding our brain and keeping it active and healthy is vital. After all\, it is the only or gan that can never be transplanted. How can we better understand our brai n and discover ways to keep it healthy?

Join us on Oc tober 3 for a free Gairdner Global Perspectives Panel that will take us i nside the brain. From brain tumours to stress and anxiety to multiple scl erosis\, leading Canadian researchers will give us the tools and resource s to understand our brain on a deeper level. Presentations from 2023 Cana da Gairdner Momentum Award laureate Gelareh Zadeh\, Jaideep Bains and Jiw on Oh will culminate in a fascinating panel discussion moderated by Canad ian broadcast journalist Mary Ito.

This event is hosted in partnership with the Krembil Brain Institute and the Ontario Brain Institute and is presented by TELUS Health.

5:15 p.m. \; - Doors open

5:30 p.m. \; - Op ening remarks by Mary Ito

5:40 p.m. - Dr. Gelareh Zadeh d iscusses brain tumours

5:55 p.m. - Dr. Jaideep Bains disc usses stress and anxiety

6:10 p.m. - Dr. Jiwon Oh discusses Multiple Sclerosis

6:25 - Panel Discu ssion moderated by Mary Ito

6:55 - Closing remarks by Dr. Janet Rossant

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