Brain Awareness Week 2015

good idea brain awareness week Until 22 March is the worldwide Brain Awareness Week. A week in which attention is drawn to the functioning of the brain. How can the example that your brain is sick, what happens and you can do something about it? And what is the importance of neuroscience for people and society?

We have the news and activities around the brain in this week for you to put a row:

logo brain awareness week Agenda

Tuesday, March 17
Still Alice, a film about young dementia with Oscar winner Julian Moore. The film will be shown Filmhouse Lumiere in Maastricht by the Alzheimer's Research Fund Limburg. NOTE: the film is already sold out.

Thursday, March 19
Dementia table , Do's and Don'ts in people with intellectual disabilities and dementia.

Lecture: A journey through the brain .


  • City Polo Maastricht donates € 2,500 to Alzheimer's Research Fund Limburg.
  • Caregivers sought who want to think. Read more about Inlife , a new Internet service for carers of people with dementia.
  • Wanted: fundraisers in Maastricht UMC +.
  • Last week was prof. Dr. Jim van Os in the news. His statements about schizophrenia cried many reactions. Also wondering where exactly is going on? Check out the website which went live last week.