Mentoring in Neuroscience Discovery at Sinai

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Mission Statement

Our mission is to make neuroscience education more engaging and accessible to the public through community outreach, interactive lessons, and online educational content. We strive to inspire students locally by extending our resources to the East Harlem schools and community centers. Ultimately, our goal is to increase the exposure of young children and teens to the STEM field of neuroscience.

Brain Awareness Week 2021

Check out our virtual programming on our YouTube channel!

Recent MiNDS Blog:

Connections in the Brain!

The brain is like a computer inside our body. To operate this computer, individual cells called neurons form upwards of 100 trillion connections with each other. These neurons are constantly working together in complicated circuits – similar to the circuits inside our computers, cell phones, and tablets. But for this biological computer to work, neurons need to communicate and one thing that they all share in common is that they love to chit-chat!

Neuroscience Lessons for Young Kids:

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