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  • From January 1, 2018
  • To March 31, 2023

John Krakauer C. Malone Professor of Neurology, Neuroscience, & Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Johns Hopkins University   What does Neuroscience want to know?   What does it mean to ask “How does the brain work?” or “What is the neural basis for cognition?” The argument I will make is that mind answers and brain answers are […]

The 2018-2019 Center for Neuroscience and Society (CNS) Talk Series focuses on Drugs, the Brain and Society. Lectures run 4:30-5:30 followed by discussion and a reception. Our lectures are free to attend, but due to limited seating, please rsvp to: info@neuroethics.upenn.edu.   Thursday, February 7 4:30pm Addiction is a brain disease and it still matters* Alan I. Leshner, CEO Emeritus, American Association […]

  Please join us for this seminar from visiting postdoc candidate from University of Toronto, Nick Diamond. The Kahana Lab will be hosting this event, and lunch will be provided.   Location: 357 Levin Building   Detail and organization in memory for real-world experiences   Episodic memory is defined by (1) re-experiencing specific details from […]

John Krakauer Professor of Neurology, Neuroscience, & Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine   Exploring the cognitive-motor interface: motor skill, movement imitation, and procedural memory   The notion of motor skill will be discussed, along with experimental results addressing it. Then I will discuss the basis for ability to imitate and […]