News & Events

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Volunteers Needed for Study into the Growing Risks of Obesity and Dementia

25 March 2015

Dr Claudia Metzler-Baddeley, in her article published in the Western Mail, explains why we should watch our weight if we want to avoid developing dementia in later life and calls for volunteers to take part in her study.

3200 Visitors to the Cardiff University Brain Games

12 March 2015

Last Sunday (8th March), the National Museum Cardiff/Amgueddfa Caerdydd hosted the Cardiff University Brain Games, an event organized by neuroscience researchers drawn from multiple schools across the University and attracted a record breaking 3200 visitors to the museum.

New European Award on Self Control and the Brain

10 March 2015

CUBRIC’s Chris Chambers has secured €2M over five years to study the psychology and neurobiology of self-control training in eating behaviour.

Tours of new £44m CUBRIC Brain Imaging Centre Site Pull in Public

09 March 2015

Members of the public have been behind the scenes of a major project to build a new £44m brain research imaging centre (CUBRIC) at the University.

‘Brain Games’ Returns for Another Year

02 March 2015

From the Ghost Hand to DIY Brain Surgery, ‘Brain Games’ is for a third year running offering members of the public free access to activities and talks showcasing the power and mystery of the brain.

The Brain Games is back!

The free annual event, held by Cardiff University Neuroscientists coincides with the end of Brain Awareness Week, which seeks to increase public awareness of both the progress and the benefits of brain research .

School & External Talks

Here you will find links to other departmental talks taking place in the University.