Dr. Laird joins scientists at this White House event celebrating the progress being made by the federal government, universities and research institutes, foundations, the private sector, and others to advance the goals of The BRAIN Initiative.
Several of the Physics department faculty will speak and present at the event.
FIU’s Center for Children and Families (CCF) is leading the way in research and evidence-based options to treat and manage childhood mental disorders.
Dr. Angela Hagsand, University of Gothernburg, Sweden, will speak on common alcohol-related crimes as they relate to the commonality of intoxicated witnesses. Only a handful of published studies have described how alcohol affects eyewitnesses’ memory.
More information TBA.
Psychology professor Randi Martin, Rice University, will report evidence from a recent neuroimaging study and from a lesion-symptom mapping study.