Is the brain chemistry behind our love for chocolate equivalent to that which drives infatuation with a new lover, the love of a particular song, or addiction? How does the brain sort out pleasure and discomfort? What drives our decisions to stay with one person for life or go from one lover to another, never settling down? At this Science on Tap, Dr. Larry Sherman, neuroscientist at OHSU, will focus on these and other questions that reveal much about how neurochemical changes can have major effects on our behaviors—how we love, what we love, and who we love.
SOLD OUT: The Neuroscience of Pleasure and Love – Repeat!
When: Saturday, March 18, 2017
Doors at 6:00pm, event at 7:00pm
Cost: $15* general admission,
$10 students with ID (minors under 21 with parent/guardian only)
Buy Tickets Online or at the Alberta Rose box office
Food and Drink: Beer, wine, popcorn, hand pies, and an assortment of sweets and snacks available.
Science on Tap is a science lecture series where you can sit back, enjoy a pint, and laugh while you learn. Listen to experts talk about the science in your neighborhood and around the world. You don’t have to be a science geek to have fun—all you need is a thirst for knowledge!