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Stress on the Brain: How Stress Affects the Way We Think, Remember, and Connect with Others
Wednesday, May 6, 2015 @ 10:00 AM-11:30 AM$10
50 Gay Avenue, St. Louis, MO 63105,
Registration required. FREE to the first 10 registrants, $10 per person thereafter. OPEN to ALL. Space is limited. Middle and high school students welcome. Register below.
Check the calendar for additional talks in the series, UNFORGETTABLE: TALKS ON The Science of Memory on May 19.
Featured Speaker: Tony W. Buchanan, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Experimental Program: Cognition and Neuroscience, Department of Psychology, Saint Louis University
Everyone believes that stress leads to poor memory. But stress is necessary for survival and can also have positive effects on memory function as well as on how we relate to other people. Recent work from Saint Louis University professor, Dr. Tony Buchanan’s lab demonstrates that stress is not all bad and, under some conditions, plays a positive role in how we interact with others.
UNFORGETTABLE: TALKS ON The Science of Memory
From one of the world’s first scholars to see the value in studying how humans retrieve memories, to a neuroscientist who studies the impact of stress on memory, you’ll hear from leading experts and gather some useful strategies, tips and tricks to improve and strengthen your memory and long-term recall in this unforgettable series on the science of memory.
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