09 Mar HMRI gives students an interactive lesson on brain development they won’t soon forget

Health Career Academy presenters partnered with the Huntington Medical Research Institutes (HMRI) to teach seventh and eighth graders about what can affect the developing mind. Hundreds of Pasadena middle schoolers got the chance to experience Brain Awareness Day first hand by learning about brain health from top researchers.┬áNeuroscientists use helmets to track the brain’s electrical activity. Seeing it in action encouraged Blair Middle Schoolers to fire up their own thinking caps. At what age does the brain stop learning? Student’s discovered brain plasticity lasts forever. Check out our coverage here:


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