Community

A select list of talks and events I've been fortunate to participate in, some of which have resulted in funds being donated to organizations that I believe do great work, including Mentor Tutor Connection and the Rotary Club.

A NEUROSCIENCE PERSPECTIVE.

Mentoring During COVID.

"A culmination of crises, unlike anything we have seen in our lifetimes - coronavirus, economic turmoil, and racism."

Jaime Diaz-Granados, APA Deputy Chief Executive Officer & Acting Chief Scientific Officer, 

American Psychological Association. 

Rotary Club Fundraiser
Los Altos, CA

Science  Society

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Sharing breakthroughs in neuroscience to foster a connection between science and civic life.
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Forensic
Psychiatry

A presentation exploring the often incorrectly understood relationship between psychiatric disorders and criminal behavior. 

Los Altos High School
Los Altos, CA

College Students in Classroom

COME ON A JOURNEY INTO YOUR AMAZING TEENAGE BRAIN.

What's Going On In That Brain of Yours?

The brain continues to mature until early adulthood. Mentoring provides support during the critical period of brain development happening in the teenage brain. 

Los Altos Highschool
Los Altos, CA

FOLLOW YOUR PASSION IN SCIENCE TECHNOLOGY ENGINEERING AND MATH

Why Science Matters?

Presentation on the essential role of science, and neuroscience in particular in furthering our understanding of the brain and psychiatric disorders. 

Egan Middle School
Los Altos, CA

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THE ROLE OF THE MENTOR DURING A CRITICAL PERIOD OF BRAIN DEVELOPMENT

The Ripple Effect.

The brain continues to mature until early adulthood. Mentoring provides support during the critical period of brain development happening in the teenage brain. 

Mentor Teacher Connection Fundraiser
Mountain View, CA

TRAUMATIC BRAIN INJURY & YOUTH SPORTS

Concussion

The occurrence and prevalence of concussions in youth sports. Recommendations for recovery from typical mild traumatic brain injuries. Guidelines on return to play and prevention of reinjury, and chronic impairment.

Castilleja Highschool
Palo Alto, CA

Sequoia Highschool
Redwood City, CA