Activity

Brain Health Across the Lifespan: A Workshop


Type: Stand Alone Workshop
Topics: Aging, Biomedical and Health Research, Substance Use and Mental Health
Board: Board on Population Health and Public Health Practice

Activity Description

A two-day public workshop exploring issues related to brain health throughout the life span, from birth through old age. The public workshop will feature invited presentations and discussions.


Workshop presentations will explore the following questions:

• What are accepted definitions of brain health and resilience?
• What are the key elements to measure status of brain health and its resilience across the life span?
• What additional research questions can be addressed to increase our understanding of brain plasticity throughout the life span?

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