Students learn about the nervous system.
Topics include brain structure, motor control, neurons, neurotransmitters, action potentials, signal transduction, potentiation, memory, and neurodegenerative diseases.
Experiments include computer simulations, insect and human motor nerve signal measurement, and brain wave pattern observation and interpretation.
|Session II||6/28/2021 - 7/9/2021||Tysons||Morning|
|Session III||7/12/2021 - 7/23/2021||Dulles||Morning|
|Session IV||7/26/2021 - 8/6/2021||Ashburn||Afternoon|