Youth Outreach Sparks Interest in Neuroscience

May 9, 2016

MembeStudents from Boone Middle School view a virtual-reality presentation on how how magnetic fields are used to treat neurological of the ISU Brain Initiative held an outreach workshop on magnetic stimulation of the Brain on April 12 for about 70 middle schoolers from Boone, Iowa. The event featured virtual reality demonstrations, presentations, and 3D animations on how magnetic fields are used to treat neurological diseases. The event was sponsored by the American Physical Society. See more in the Ames Tribune's coverage of the event.