Join us every month for Carolina Science Cafe, Morehead Planetarium and Science Center's free, current science awareness program. Designed for adults, this program explores the science topics making national and international headlines and offers the chance to meet the experts behind the headlines.
You don't need to register ... just show up!
Each Carolina Science Cafe features an expert presentation and informal discussion. These programs are held at Top of the Hill restaurant's "Back Bar," which offers a relaxed environment to explore fascinating science topics. Beverages are available from Top of the Hill's menu, and free appetizers -- while they last -- are provided by Sigma Xi.
Carolina Science Cafe: NeuroNostix-New Treatment Options for Schizophrenia
After being named winners in a national Neuro Startup Challenge, a team of four graduate students is working to bring a promising schizophrenia drug to market. What do we know about schizophrenia? How has it been treated in the past? Hear firsthand from the team as they take us through challenges with existing treatments and talk about how they’re approaching such a complex problem.
Presenters: Anthony Arceci, Jeremy Ford, Soo Kim, Colleen O’Neil
Learn more about NeuroNostix by watching this short video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5b7MilSn0_w&feature=youtu.be
Sep 2 2015 - 6:00pm