Events / MindCORE Seminar: Taraz Lee

MindCORE Seminar: Taraz Lee

December 1, 2023
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM

111 Levin Building

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Taraz Lee
Department of Psychology
University of Michigan


Cognition, Control, and Action: the multifaceted interplay between cognitive and motor systems


Cognitive Control is a term used to describe the ability to flexibly adapt information processing and behavior in the service of our goals by exerting cognitive effort to overcome our habits and automatic thoughts/actions. We are fundamentally interested in the neural mechanisms that support these top-down processes and how they interact with motivation, learning, memory, and skilled action. In our investigations we use a multifaceted approach combining carefully designed behavioral experiments, computational modeling, functional magnetic resonance imagining (fMRI), and non-invasive brain stimulation via transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS).



A pizza lunch will be served. Please bring your own beverage.