Scientific Program - Brain and Mind

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Please see below the CONy Scientific Program. Please click on the appropriate section (ordered by ABC) to view the relevant program. Please note that the program and timing is subject to change. To view the program timetable, please click here
 

THURSDAY, MARCH 23, 2017 HALL B
09:30-11:10
THE BRAIN AND MIND IN GREEK PHILOSOPHY AND MYTHOLOGY
 
Chairs: Stavros Baloyannis, Greece; William Theodore, USA

Lecture on Hippocrates
Christos Yapijakis, Greece

Cerebral localization in antiquity
Athena Bazou, Greece

The ancient Hellenic and Hippocratic origins of head and brain terminology
IG Panourias, Greece (TBC)


Anaxagoras on the mind: Nous is infinite and self-ruled
Stavros Baloyannis, Greece
10:50-11:10 Coffee Break

HALL B

11:10-12:50 THE BRAIN AND MIND IN GREEK PHILOSOPHY AND MYTHOLOGY II
Chair: Despina Moraitou, Greece

The ancient history of dementia
Niki Papavramidou, Greece

Epilepsy in ancient Greek medicine
William Theodore, USA

The evolving concept of the mind-brain relation from Homer to Galen
Andrew Papanicolaou, USA

Neurology in the eyes of ancient Greek philosophers and the Bible: Concepts about the brain/soul, neurological syndromes, and spiritual therapeutic effects
Dimitrios Karussis, Israel
12:30-13:45 Lunch Break