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Tuesday, 5 May 2015

Zap my brain

When: 13 May, 2015

Time: 6:00pm -7:30pm (with light refreshments from 5:30pm)

Venue: Melbourne Brain Centre auditorium, Kenneth Myer Building, 30 Royal Parade, VIC 3010

This is a free event but please register for a ticket as seats are limited, register now.

  • See a demonstration of Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) and hear about the physical experience
  • Learn how scientists are using TMS and transcranial Direct Current Stimulation (tDCS) to study the brain
  • Hear from DIYers, amateur scientists experimenting with tDCS in the comfort of their own homes — is it safe? is it science?
  • Discuss the ethics of electrodoping
  • Learn about neuroplasticity and how brain stimulation works …or doesn’t
  • Discover how brain stimulation is currently being used to treat disorders like depression
Start sending in your questions via Twitter #braindialogueor email thebraindialogue@cibf.edu.au
with questions or for more information. We will also take questions live on the night.

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