Cambridge Neuroscience Event
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Wellcome Trust School on Biology of Social Cognition
When14-21 August 2011
WhereWellcome Trust Genome Campus, Hinxton, Cambridge, UK
The workshop reviews the genetic, molecular, and neural factors that contribute to social behaviour, details emerging analytical approaches to these topics, and discusses theoretical advances that have helped make sense of the data.
The program will emphasise human social cognition, but will also feature comparative and evolutionary approaches. All themes will be related to the clinical consequences of dysfunctional social cognition as well as the role of translational research in these topics.
Scientific Programme Committee:
Jason Mitchell Harvard University, USA
David Skuse University College London, UKBack to top
See below for programme details.Back to top
Programme at a Glance
Confirmed Tutors include:
Ralph Adolphs, Caltech, USA
Dorothy Bishop, University of Oxford, UK
Thomas Bourgeron, Institut Pasteur, France
Thomas Bugnyar, University of Vienna, Austria
Fiery Cushman, Brown University, USA
Richard Ebstein, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel
Peter Hammond, UCL Institute of Child Health, UK
Christian Keysers, University Medicial Center Groningen, The Netherlands
Tetsuro Matsuzawa, Kyoto University, Japan
Marcus Munafo, University of Bristol, UK
Robin Murray Kings College London, UK
Barbara Sahakian, University of Cambridge, UK
Philip Shaw NIMH, USA
Larry Young Emory University, USA
Jamil Zaki Harvard University, USABack to top
Wellcome Trust Genome Campus, Hinxton, Cambridge, UKBack to top
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