ON Monday 12 September, Prof Balázs Gulyás of Nanyang Technological University will deliver a public lecture entitled ‘The Brain-Mind Problem: Grand Challenges in Exploring the Human Brain’ at the University of Johannesburg (UJ).

Hosted by JIAS and the UJ Faculty of Health Sciences, the lecture will signal the start of the colloquium entitled ‘Why the Brain Matters’, to be held by JIAS from September until December.

The lecture will be held at the STH Protea Auditorium, Auckland Park Bunting Road Campus, and will start at 11h30.

Prof Gulyas is Professor of Translational Neuroscience and Scientific Director of the Neuroscience and Mental Health Theme at the Lee Kong Chiam School of Medicine of Nanyang Technological University.

Should you wish to attend, please respond to Ms Nomkhosi Banda by 8 September 2016 on nomkhosib@uj.ac.za.