Know Science: Love: it’s all in your head by Dr. Bianca Jones Marlin

Title: “Love: it’s all in your Head” by Dr. Bianca Jones Marlin

Time: (Date and time):13th March 6:30-8:00

Location: The Zuckerman Mind Brain Behavior Institute. Location: the Education Lab in the Jerome L. Greene Center, 605 West 129th Street, New York NY 10027 Registration: N/A

Audience: teenagers/adults

Information: Babies change everything. Dr. Marlin will examine how the brain adapts to care for a newborn, and how a baby’s cry can control adult behavior. Her research focuses on the vital bond between parent and child, and investigates the use of neurochemicals, such as the “love drug” oxytocin, as a treatment to strengthen fragile and broken parent-child relationships.

Link to more information/website:  http://knowscience.org/love-its-all- in-your-head/