neurologo.jpgNeuro Tribe: Dr. Ashwin, Dr. Gene, Dr. Kristin and Dr. Rachel

CHALLENGE 2: Design your team's logo and write your bios.

Leader's Notes 1/22/09: The last challange was to write a description of yourself. We had a few difficulties like some people did not know what to do. One of the other people on my helped the person and the person finally got it. I thought it was fun to work with a team like this with different kinds of people and different personalities.

Dr. Ashwin-19 years old-I work at the National Red Cross Hospital. I work as a neurologist. I a guessing you don’t know what that is, so I’ll tell you. A neurologist a person who works on the nerves in the body. He/she specializes on diseases ranging from the brain to the spinal cord. I studied at Cambridge University. I am very excited about being on Survivor MD, because it has many things that are well… exciting!
I think I have some skills that I am good at. One thing I am good at is I can think of things fast in bad situations. I am also a good at body parts and nature. I can tell body parts from other body parts and trees from other trees. I think our group will do a great job!

Hi, my name is Dr. Gene. I am 30 years old. I am a neurologist. It means that I take care of diseases. I went to Winthrop, and then I went to Harvard University . I am happy to be in Survivor MD because it is fun to be in a challenge. I am good at drawing.

My name is Doctor Kristin. I am a neurologist. A neurologist is a medical doctor or osteopath who has trained in the diagnosis and treatment of nervous system disorders, including diseases of the brain, spinal cord, nerves, and muscles. I’m very good at solving problems with people. I am 24 years old. I am a doctor at the National Hospital of New York. I went to Yale Medical School. I am excited to be on survivor MD because I want to learn skills to use in the outdoors.
My skill for my team is working problems out between people.

My name is Dr. Rachel . I am 28 years old. I work at the National Hospital of Michigan . I studied in Michigan medical school . I like being on survivor because I like team activities. I am good at acrobatics.

Challenge 3:

Important Notes
The nervous system is a network of nerves tat send signals to your brain so it can make decisions.
The nervous system gives signals to the brain which needs other systems to keep making decisions and to stay in place.

About how many nervous cells does an adult's body have?
What will happen if the nervous system does not work?
Can we live without our nervous system?
Do we have to have such a large brain compared to bigger mammals with smaller brains?

Human Body. BrainPop. 5 Feb. 2009
We had difficulties of spelling when we were taking notes, finding the brainpop movie, and doing what to do next.


The summerization of this assignment is getting information from the brainpop movie and makeing a list of the important points and lastly we put it on this wiki.