European Dana Alliance for the Brain

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EDAB Member News  



     Highlights from the June 2015 Issue: 

    • Dana Alliance Extends International
    • EDAB and INS Present Symposium
    • BAW Celebrates 20 Years of
      Education and Outreach
    • Member's Views: John H. Bryne
    • 2014 Cerebrum Anthology
    • Dana Awards Grant to Royal Society
    • Dana Library and Research Centre
      Announced by Science Museum
    • AAAS/Dana Neuroscience and
      Society Events
    • Successful Aging & Your Brain in the US
       and UK
    • In the Lab: Harold Bekkering
    • Downloadable Publications,
      Translations, and Resources
    • New 2014 Alliance Members

        EDAB Member News Cover January 2015     

Highlights from January 2015 Issue:

    • EDAB at FENS 2014 
    • Thinking Aloud, Pierre Magistretti
    • News in Brief
    • Profile: Marian Joëls
    • EDAB Members Photos-
        • Alliance Receptions at FENS and
    • New EDAB Members
    • EDAB Members' Awards, Honors
    • EDAB Members' News                                                                                                                                                                                                                             

 Q&A: Answering Your Questions About Brain Research 
A pamphlet that provides answers to commonly asked questions about the brain and its disorders. Learn whether memory loss is an early sign of Alzheimer’s disease; how brain-imaging techniques have affected neuroscience research and clinical care; what purpose sleep serves for the brain, and more.

 Also available, a series of  one-page downloads based on Q&A booklet, fact sheets, puzzles, and more (English only).

 Brain_Connections_2011_cover Brain Connections: Your Source Guide to Information on Brain Diseases and Disorders 
A pocket-sized resource booklet produced for the Dana Alliance for Brain Initiatives (US), listing more than 240 organizations to help those looking for information, referrals and other guidance in connection with brain-related disorders. Listings provide mailing addresses, toll-free numbers, e-mail and Web site addresses and identify the primary services each organization provides. Note: this booklet lists only U.S. organisations.


MoreMindbogglersCVR_thmb.jpg More Mindbogglers 
An addition to It's Mindboggling!, this publication is a closer look at learning and memory, the senses, drug addiction, and how the brain and nervous system work, for elementary and middle school students. 

Also available in: Turkish

It's Mindboggling!
Packed with information about the brain in a fun format of games, riddles, and puzzles, this booklet is perfect for secondary school students.

Also available in: Turkish


 mindboggling_workout_thmb.jpg  Mindboggling Workbook
A fun-filled activity book about the brain for children in grades K-3 (ages 5-9).  Provides an introduction to how the brain works, what the brain does, its importance, and how to take care of it. 

Also available in: Turkish and Portuguese 

 2016_SAYB_Bookmark Successful Aging & Your Brain Bookmark  
This bookmark illustrates four lifestyle factors that may contribute to the maintenance of cognitive function: mental activity, physical activity, social engagement, and the control of vascular risk factors.

Staying Sharp Aging (thumbnail)   Successful Aging & Your Brain
We all know people who seem to blossom after 50, or stay sharp into old age. What can we learn from them? Find out what steps you can take to improve your brain fitness, regardless of age. 

 Learning as we age   Late-Life Mandarin Memory and aging mandarin2  
 Successful Aging & Your Brain: Learning as We Age in Mandarin  Successful Aging & Your Brain: Late-Life Brain Disorders in Mandarin Successful Aging & Your Brain: Memory and Aging in Mandarin

Publications only available in French, Italian, German and Spanish
 Quiz on the brain No 1 (French, Italian, and German)
Quiz on the brain No 2 (French, Italian, and German)
Quiz on the brain No 3 (French, Italian, and German)
The synaptic transmission (French and German)
Neurobiology of the memory (French, Italian, and German)
Neurobiology of the stress (French, Italian, and German)
The brain, what is it? (French, Italian, and German)
Press kit. Male brain/female brain (French, Italian, and German)
EDAB Infos: The Memory (French, Italian, German, and Spanish)
EDAB Infos: Dependencies (French, Italian, German, and Spanish)

VIDEO- "Are we getting some sleep tonight or what?" is a play about the biochemical processes of sleep created to raise awareness and further education of students about the physiology of sleep and its importance to the human body. The play is sponsored by Hellenic Clinical Neurophysiology Society and supported by Hellenic Sleep Research Society, Hellenic Society for Neurosciences, and Greek National Union of Biochemists.