Brain Awareness Hour: Neuroethics

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Explore the wonders of the nervous system during Brain Awareness Hour.

The International Museum of Art & Science is partnering with the RGV Society for Neuroscience Chapter to offer online presentations by nervous system researchers, perfect for adults and teens interested in expanding their awareness of brain science.
Brain Awareness Hour takes place virtually via Zoom and registration is FREE.
Registrants will receive an email with the webinar link the day before the webinar.

“I’ll Buy That!” – An Overview of Neuroethics With an Analysis of Principles and Innovations in Neuromarketing
Date: Friday, December 4
Time: 5:30-6:30 PM
Presenter: Dr. Melinda Wilding, UTRGV School of Medicine

Is anything you purchase always your choice? Neuromarketing bases results and profits on human brain fluctuations and purchasing preferences. Neuroethics researchers question whether it is reasonable to use eye tracking, facial expression coding, emotional response, breathing rate, and skin conductance to promote sales. In this presentation, Dr. Wilding explains neuromarketing and asks the audience to comment on the intersection of neuroethics and neuromarketing.

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Brain Awareness Hour: Neuroscience December 4
International Museum of Art & Science IMAS

IMAS Admission Price Changes Effective October 1, 2022

Regular admission is $5 with discounted $3 for children ages 4-12, students with an ID and senior citizens 65+. Museums for All (WIC/EBT) discount is $1 up to four people per card.

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