BSi has supported and assisted in a number of events within Johns Hopkins as well as in the community.

Ultimate Block Party Baltimore
On Sunday, October 2, despite the 48-degree temperatures and overcast day, thousands of children and families came out to celebrate the arts and sciences of play at the Ultimate Block Party at Rash Field in the Inner Harbor.

Stress and the Brain: Implications for Health, Development, and Learning.
The Neuroscience and Public Health Initiative, NeuroEducation Initiative, and the Brain Science Institute held a summit on Stress in the Brain that shared the most current research, behavioral information, interventions and practices to successfully address the impact of stress. This dynamic summit brought together leading scientists and practitioners in an interactive discussion format for speakers and attendees. April 28th Keynote, April 29th Summit

BSi and Ortho-McNeil-Janssen Pharmaceutical, Inc Collaboration Kick-Off
The BSi and Ortho-McNeil-Janssen Pharmaceutical, Inc held a collaboration kick-off meeting on Friday, February 25th, 2011, 2:30-4:30pm, Rangos Building, Room 490. Hopkins researchers learned of the new funding and collaboration opportunities. Speakers included: Husseini K. Manji, Global Therapeutic Area Head, Neuroscience, JJPRD; Jeffrey S. Nye, External Innovation Head, Neuroscience, JJPRD; Richard L. Huganir, Professor and Director of Neuroscience, Co-Director, BSi, JHUSOM; Jeffrey D. Rothstein, Professor of Neurology and Neuroscience, Co-Director, BSi, JHUSOM

Second Annual Homewood Brain and Cognition Lecture Series
The BSi was pleased to be a sponsor of the second annual Homewood Brain and Cognition Lecture Series, "The Attentive Brain", held on Thursday, May 13th, 2010, 3:00pm, Mason Hall Auditorium, Homewood Campus

High Resolution Functional Brain Imaging: In Celebration of the 1000th HRRT PET Scan Symposium
A celebration of local and international brain researchers employing high resolution brain PET was held on Tuesday, May 11th, 2010, 9:30am-5:00pm, Tilghman Auditorium, Turner Building, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions.

Neuro-Education Initiative’s Second Annual Summit: Attention and Engagement in Learning
The second annual summit sponsored by the Johns Hopkins University School of Education’s Neuro-Education Initiative was held on May 5th, 2010, at the American Visionary Art Museum in Baltimore, MD. The summit explored the topic Attention and Engagement in Learning.

Pre-Clinical Translational Research Workshop
On April 29th, 2010, The Johns Hopkins Carey Business School held a workshop: Explore Strategies for Achieving the Goals of Pre-Clinical Translational Research

Fall 2008 Seminar – SOE Neuro-Education Initiative
The Johns Hopkins University is combining two of its strengths - brain research and teacher education - to give educators a better understanding of how young minds work and to offer ways to enhance learning.

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