Brain Awareness Week 2023

Brain Awareness Week

Brain Awareness Week 2023 takes place from March 13th to 19th. Our theme is Invest In Brain Health : A Priority For All

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What Is Brain Health?

The World Health Organisation (WHO) definition of Brain Health is Brain health is the state of brain functioning across cognitive, sensory, social-emotional, behavioural and motor domains, allowing a person to realize their full potential over the life course, irrespective of the presence or absence of disorders.

WHO Global Action Plan for Neurological Disorders and Epilepsy

Throughout Brain Awareness Week 2023, the Neurological Alliance of Ireland will be promoting awareness of the WHO Ten Year Global Action Plan for Neurological Disorders & Epilepsy which calls for a priority focus on brain health among the governments of WHO member states like Ireland.

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Call For Events

Have you thought about organising your own event? You can choose to adopt the 2023 theme Invest In Brain Health: A priority For All, or highlight your own messages for National Brain Awareness Week.

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Communications Pack

The 2023 Communication Pack is now available. Contact Sinead at for your copy The pack is full of promotional materials for web and social media.

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Stay In Touch With What is Happening

Keep up to date with all that is happening throughout Brain Awareness Week by following and using the hashtags #brainawarenessweek2023 and #investinbrainhealth on social media.

What Does the Global Action Plan (GAP) Mean for Ireland?



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