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Facebook LIVE events during Brain Discovery Week

To highlight Brain Awareness Week (BAW), the global campaign that supports public understanding and appreciation of neuroscience research, we are interviewing leading researchers every day at 3.30pm on Facebook LIVE. You will have the opportunity to interact with the reseracher and ask your own questions! 

Here's the plan for the week...

Monday 12th March

We went live with Dr Michael Browning asking him about brain-based treatments for depression and anxiety. Watch it here: 

Find our more about Michael here

Tuesday 13th March

We went live with Heidi Johansen-Berg to ask if exercise can make your brain function better. Watch below to find out...

Find out more about Heidi Johansen-Berg here.

Wednesday 14th March 

Find out more about Anya Topiwala here

Thursday 15th March 

We went live with Andrew Segerdahl –from the Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences about how the brain produces the experience of pain in the setting of a dentist, where controlling this experience is vitally important. 

Find out more about Andrew Segerdahl here 

Friday 16th March 

Ever wondered how the brain recognises voices?

Watch our Facebook LIVE from the Wellcome Centre for Integrative Neuroimaging where we conducting a live experiment!

Find out about the runners-up and what the judges thought here