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2022 Annual Meeting | The Effects of Brain Damage on Creativity

Wednesday 04/06/22
01:00 PM - 01:45 PM PDT Add To Calendar
This program will be presented both in-person and online
This program is not expected to be available in the meeting's On Demand product.
Hubs (HeadTalks)
Kenneth M. Heilman, MD, FAAN
General Neurology
Creativity is the new understanding or novel development and systematic expression of orderly relationships. Human creativity has made, and will continue to make, great changes in our lives and in the world in which we live. There are several major stages in the creative process including preparation, where a person acquires the knowledge and skills required for creativity, disengagement and divergent thinking, convergent thinking, and productivity. Diseases that alter brain function can both impair and enhance creativity. This program will discuss the brain mechanisms that mediate the creative process and how neurologic disorders may alter these functions.
No CME available

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Event Timeline
01:00 PM - 01:45 PM PDT Speaker The Effects of Brain Damage on Creativity
Kenneth M. Heilman, MD, FAAN
Faculty Disclosures
Kenneth M. Heilman, MD, FAAN Dr. Heilman has received publishing royalties from a publication relating to health care.