Mind and Brain Annual Public Lecture
The Mind and Brain Lecture Series is designed to inform the general public about scientific advancements in Neuroscience. Through this unique opportunity, the audience will learn about new discoveries in Neuroscience including cutting edge techniques, new computational advancements and brilliant theoretical ideas about how individual cells and complex neural circuits interact to generate the mind. Using these methods, scientists strive to unravel the mysteries of the human brain.
This series is designed for a wide audience. The event is free and open to the public.
5:00 pm, May 15, 2017
Chicago Cultural Center
Claudia Cassidy Theater
77 East Randolph Street
How the Ear’s Works Work: A Biological Hearing Aid Optimizes Your Hearing
A. James Hudspeth, M.D., Ph.D.
Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
F.M. Kirby Professor, Rockefeller University
Registration for the 2017 Mind and Brain Annual Public Lecture is now open:
Mind and Brain Inaugural Lecture 2016
May 16, 2016
Perceiving and Deciding: From Single Neurons to Brain Circuits
William T. Newsome, Ph.D.
Harman Family Provostial Professor,
Vincent V. C. Woo Directore of the Stanford Neuroscience Institute
Professor, Stanford University