In Association with Science Gallery at Trinity College Dublin BOOKED OUT
Friday 15 November
Time: 6.30pm – 7.30pm
Venue: Science Gallery at Trinity College Dublin, Pearse Street
Free entry, Booking essential as places are limited
How did we evolve to walk, how does our brain manage walking? How does it benefit our mental and physical health? Enjoy an evening of lively and explorative discussion with neuroscientist, Shane O’Mara, Professor of Experimental Brain Research at TCD and author of his most recent book In Praise of Walking (Penguin) along with other panelists.
Shane O’Mara is Professor of Experimental Brain Research at Trinity College Dublin, the University of Dublin. He is Principal Investigator in, and was Director of the Trinity College Institute of Neuroscience, one of Europe’s leading research centres for neuroscience. He is also a Wellcome Trust Senior Investigator and a Science Foundation Ireland Principal Investigator.