Organized by the Department of Medical Sciences of the Croatian Academy of Sciences and Arts (Committee for Neuroscience and Brain Diseases), Scientific Center of Excellence for Basic, Clinical and Translational Neuroscience (KK.01.1.1.01.0007, CoRE – Neuro), International Institute of Brain Health, Croatian Society of Neuroscience (HDN) and the Croatian Institute for Brain Research (HIIM) of the Medical Faculty (MEF) of the University of Zagreb on the occasion of 20. Brain Week (March 15-21, 2021).

“Brain and COVID-19”

On Thursday, March 18, 2021. from 5 pm to 6.30 pm, an online public forum on current topics will be held

with a multidisciplinary approach with the participation of experts from different fields:

Scientific coordinator of the forum : corresponding member of HAZU prof.dr.sc. Norman Sartorius, spec. Psychiatrist, President of the Association for the Improvement of Mental Health Improvement Programs, Geneva, Switzerland

Organizational coordinator of the forum: prof.dr.sc Željka Krsnik, HIIM, MEF Zagreb

Introduction:

  • academician Vida Demarin , spec. of Neuropsychiatry, Secretary of the Department of Medical Sciences of the Croatian Academy of Sciences and Arts and President of the International Institute of Brain Health
  • prof.dr.sc. Marijan Klarica, Dean of the Faculty of Medicine, University of Zagreb and President of HDN
  • Academician Ivica Kostović , President of the Committee for Neuroscience and Brain Diseases of the Department of Medical Sciences of the Croatian Academy of Sciences and Arts

Panelists:

  • prof.dr.sc. Neven Henigsberg, spec. psychiatrist, Clinic for Psychiatry “Vrapče”, Zagreb
  • prof.dr.sc. Alemka Markotić, spec. infectologist, Clinic for Infectious Diseases “Dr. Fran Mihaljević ”, Zagreb doc.dr.sc Marija Santini, spec. infectologist, Clinic for Infectious Diseases “Dr. Fran Mihaljević ”, Zagreb
  • prof.dr.sc. Milan Radoš, spec. neuroradiologist, Croatian Institute for Brain Research, MEF Zagreb prof.dr.sc. Marko Radoš, spec. neuroradiologist, University Hospital Center Zagreb
  • prof.dr.sc. Dimitri Krainc, spec. neurologist, Ward Professor and Chairman Department of Neurology, Director, Center for Neurogenetics Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago
  • prof.dr.sc. Miro Jakovljević, spec. psychiatrist, University Hospital Center Zagreb
  • prof.dr.sc. Stipan Jonjić, Center for Proteomics, Department of Histology and Embryology, MEF Rijeka
  • prof.dr.sc. Zoran Đogaš, Center for Sleep Medicine KBC Split, MEF Split
  • doc.prim.dr.sc. Hrvoje Budinčević, spec. neurologist, Clinical Hospital “St. Duh ”, Zagreb

Closing word: Corresponding member of the Croatian Academy of Sciences and Arts prof.dr.sc. Norman Sartorius, spec. Psychiatrist, President of the Association for the Improvement of Mental Health Improvement Programs, Geneva, Switzerland

The public forum will be held on the platform of the Faculty of Medicine, University of Zagreb, which allows up to 500 participants.

Registration : from 11. to 17. March on www.hdn.hr or www.hiim.hr

Tribune organizers: Department of Medical Sciences, Croatian Academy of Sciences and Arts (Committee for Neuroscience and Brain Diseases), Scientific Center of Excellence for Basic, Clinical and Translational Neuroscience (KK.01.1.1.01.0007, CoRE – Neuro), International Institute for Brain Health, Croatian Society for Neuroscience, Croatian Institute for Brain Research, Faculty of Medicine, University of Zagreb.

Round table THE INFLUENCE OF DIGITAL TECHNOLOGIES ON BRAIN DEVELOPMENT AND WORK

TUESDAY, MARCH 16, 2021 , from 16.00 to 18.00

You will be able to follow the round table via our YouTube channel

You can follow the video of the Round Table via our YouTube channel

Participants: prof. dr. sc. Milos Judas, prof. dr. sc. Goran Simic, prof. dr. sc. Zdravko Petanjek, doc. dr. sc. Ana Katušić

Organisers: Croatian Society for Neuroscience, Scientific Center of Excellence for Basic, Clinical and Translational Neuroscience (GA KK.01.1.1.01.0007), Croatian Institute for Brain Research, Faculty of Medicine, University of Zagreb

Participants:

  • prof.dr.sc. Miloš Judaš – Evolutionary roots of humanity Scientific Center of Excellence for Basic, Clinical and Translational Neuroscience, Faculty of Medicine, University of Zagreb ,, Croatian Institute for Brain Research
  • prof. dr. sc. Goran Šimić – Influence of digital media on learning and memory processes Faculty of Medicine, University of Zagreb ,, Croatian Institute for Brain Research
  • prof. dr.sc. Zdravko Petanjek Did the brain evolve through the digital revolution and prolong the period of adolescence? Faculty of Medicine, University of Zagreb, Croatian Institute for Brain Research and Department of Anatomy “Drago Perović”
  • doc.dr sc. Ana Katušić Brain development in the digital world: the impact of technology on the behavior of children and adolescents Scientific Center of Excellence for Basic, Clinical and Translational Neuroscience, Faculty of Medicine, University of Zagreb ,, Croatian Institute for Brain Research