Free Public Briefing on Physical Activity and Brain Health

It’s no secret that exercise and physical activity are central to public health. But does a healthy body equal a healthy brain?


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Come to a free public luncheon briefing, “Moving Toward a Healthy Brain: Physical Activity and Brain Health,” hosted by the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), through the support of the Dana Foundation, and in conjunction with the Congressional Neuroscience Caucus.


  • Sarah M. Ingersoll, MBA, Clinical Instructor of Neurology, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California
  • Arthur Kramer, Ph.D., Senior Vice Provost for Research and Graduate Education, Professor of Psychology & Engineering, Northeastern University
  • Moderator: Erin Heath, AAAS


B339 Rayburn House Office Building
Washington, DC


7 September 2016
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
(Register by 10AM, September 7)

For questions, please contact Sean Gallagher at

AAAS is a non-profit, non-partisan organization. Since it was founded in 1848, AAAS has been dedicated to the advancement of scientific knowledge for the good of society as a whole. The Dana Foundation is a private philanthropic organization that supports brain research through grants and educates the public about the successes and potential of brain research.

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