GC Presents, City of Science Series: THE BRAIN, PART 2: HOW DOES THE ENVIRONMENT AFFECT BRAIN DEVELOPMENT


Brain development in childhood and adolescence is a crucial component of our long-term health and wellbeing. Patrizia Casaccia, director of the ASRC Neuroscience Initiative and Einstein Professor at Hunter College;Joshua Brumberg, dean of the sciences at the Graduate Center; and others share their current research on how environmental factors influence brain development and, potentially, the course of neurological diseases. Note this event will be held at 365 5th Avenue