“The Brain Science of Language, Reading, and Learning”
29th August 2010, 8:30-4:00pm s31 Hotel, Sukhumvit Soi 31
Who should attend: Princcipals, head of departments, teachers, counselor, educatiors parents involved with their children’s learning & development Doctors/psychologists/pediatricians/therapists
For decades, neuroscientists, psychologists and educators have attempted to unlock the secrets of the human brain and its immense potential to perform complex, unthinkable tasks. With advances in imaging technologies, cross-disciplinary research, advanced experimental models and access to valid quantitative and qualitative data, it is now possible to gain a deeper understanding of how the brain really works, Schools and homes that operate from the neuroscientific framework consistently succeed in providing students with enriching learning environment and experiences that promotes academic excellence and life-long success.
Guest of Honor: Dr.Art-Ong Jumsai Na Ayudhya
Key Speaker: Dr.Martha Burns, Ph.D.Author, Speech Pathologist & Neuroscientist
Dr.Matha Burns has been a practicing speech and language pathplogist in Evanston, lllinois, for over 40 yearsm is a Fellow of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association and is an adjunct Associate Professor at Northwestern University. She has authored over 100 journal articles on the neuroscience of language and communication, has written tree books on language difficulties associated with neurological disorders and authored a test entitled the Burns Brief Inventory of Communication and Cognition.
Ms. Cheryl Chia Li Chin MSPA, B.Phty, (Hons.),M.Phty.St,Paeds
Cheryl Chia holds a Master’s degree in Paediatric Physiotherapy from Australia and has more than 15 years of work experience from KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital and private practice in Singapore. She has lectured at Nanyang Polytechnic on Paediatric Physiotherapy and has keen interest in multi-disciplinary intervention approaches as well as research on brain fitness and learning skills.
Limited seats available for this Dynamite event!
More information and registration: www.adbkk.com Only 2,500 Baht per attendee includes International Buffet Lunch, coffee & snacks, conference materials For more information: [email protected] 02-656-9938-9