Thanks to our 2014 Brain Bee sponsors:
University of Massachusetts Medical School
UMass Memorial Health Care
Department of Psychiatry
Brudnick Neuropsychiatric Research Institute
Baltimore Society for Neuroscience
Many thanks to our volunteers:
University of Massachusetts Medical School and UMass Memorial Medical Center faculty, staff & students representing:
Department of Psychiatry, its Residency Training
Program, Career Development & Research Office,
Brudnick Neuropsychiatric Research Institute; and
Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences and its
Program in Neuroscience
Brain Awareness Week:
March 10 – 16, 2014
The BAW website has great ideas for parents and educatorshttp://www.dana.org/brainweek/. Spread the word about brain power and brain health!
Participating High Schools:
David Prouty High School
Grafton High School
Massachusetts Academy of Math and Science
North High School
Northbridge High School
Quabbin Regional High School
Shrewsbury High School
Tahanto Regional High School
Wayland High School
Westborough High School
1. Is your brain symmetrical?
2. Do brain cells ever heal?
3. Learning takes place where neurons connect
at the …………..?
4. Your brain is the consistency of ………...?
5. Human brain is what percentage water?
Brain Tickler Answers: 1) No; 2) No; 3) Synapse; 4) a raw egg; 5) 75%