The Conte Center at Harvard is excited to join MIT on Girls Day, Nov. 3, 12:00 - 4:00! Every November and March, the MIT Museum celebrates women in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) fields. Visitors can expect to explore, create, and investigate with scientists from many local universities. Join us for hands-on activities, informal talks, and demonstrations included with admission. MIT Girls Day for more information.
Congratulations to the 2018 Neuroscience and Mental Health Undergraduate Research Poster Session winners; Shreya Mather and Waverley He. To view all the submissions and pictures of the event click here.
Takao K. Hensch who spoke at the AAAS in Austin, Texas meeting, lends critical research thinking to The Guardian article, "Scientists seek drug to 'rewire' adult brain after stroke" (Nicola Davis, Feb. 2018).
The American Synesthesia Association, 12th National Conference will be held at Harvard University's Geological Lecture Hall in Cambridge on October 6 - 8, 2017. For registration and more information please see their website: Synesthesia
Takao K. Hensch awarded the prestigious 2016 Mortimer D. Sackler, M.D. Prize for Distinguished Achievement in Developmental Psychobiology. "How Early Life Experience Shapes Brain Function"
Columbia University Medical Center Press Release
Weill Cornell Press Release
Wintersession Jan 2017 Registration now open for Harvard College Undergraduates.
Harnessing the Childhood Brain to Treat Alzheimer Disease, Autism, and Mental Illness
Medscape Interview with Prof. Hensch
Imaging Neural Connections:
New study raises the bar for precision, speed and thoroughness
Imaging the Brain's Jungles:
A Miniscule Yet Monumental Leap Forward
Expanding the Brain:
Research identifies more than 40 new imprinted genes (Harvard Gazette)