Splash Biography


Major: Biology

College/Employer: Cornell

Year of Graduation: 2015

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Past Classes

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P133: Introduction to Neuroscience in Splash Spring 2015 (Apr. 18, 2015)
The human brain is the most complicated biological machine on earth. Unlike the brains of other animals; it is capable of self-awareness, performing dizzying calculations, and so much more. In this course students will learn the basics of human brain anatomy and physiology. The course will discuss the role of the major structures of the brain and neurotransmitter function. We will also discuss many of the simple underlying malfunctions that cause neurological diseases.