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Science Meets Music
March 4, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pmFREE
Science Meets Music takes place at the Benjamin Upper School in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida, and is free and open to the public. This year will be the seventh year that the series has been presented. In addition to Dayan, speakers will include Jens Frahm, inventor of fMRI technology, as well as Silvia Cappello who is making headlines for her work on lab grown replicas of organs known as organoids.
Wednesday, March 4, 2020 at 6 PM
Jens Frahm, Ph.D.– “Our Body in Motion – MRI Movies in Real Time”
Director, Max Planck Institute for Biophysical Chemistry, Göttingen, Germany
Musical Guest: Michael Paul Amante
Included in Michael’s many wide-ranging credits is an Emmy nomination for his self-titled PBS television special. Additionally, in 2002, Michael was listed as the number one classical artist of the year in Billboard Magazine’s year-end review. His sold-out venues consist of Carnegie Hall, Lincoln Center, Heinz Hall, and the nation’s top-performing arts centers, renowned casinos, and luxury resorts. Of Amante’s voice, Tony Bennett is quoted as saying “that’s the most beautiful singing I’ve heard in years.”
For more information and to reserve seats, please visit mpfi.org or call (561) 972-9027.
About the Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience
The Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience (MPFI), a not-for-profit research organization, is part of the world-renowned Max Planck Society, Germany’s most successful research organization with over 80 institutes worldwide. Since its establishment in 1948, 18 Nobel laureates have emerged from the ranks of its scientists. As its first U.S. institution, MPFI provides exceptional neuroscientists from around the world with the resources and technology to answer fundamental questions about brain development and function. MPFI researchers use a curiosity-driven approach to science to develop new technologies that make groundbreaking scientific discoveries possible. For more information, visit http://www.mpfi.org/