Event Details: Neuroscience Lecture Series: "Experience shapes the brain across the lifecourse: towards a scientific basis for policy and practice"
Bruce McEwen, PhD
â€œExperience shapes the brain across the lifecourse: towards a scientific basis for policy and practiceâ€
Alfred E. Mirsky professor of neuroscience and head of the Harold and Margaret Milliken Hatch Laboratory of Neuroendocrinology, at the Rockefeller University.
Dr. McEwen's research focuses on the effects of stress and sex hormones on the brain, taking an interdisciplinary approach that combines behavioral analysis and measurements of hormone levels with neurochemical, morphological, neuropharmacological, cellular and molecular methodologies and collaborative translational studies
Type: Lectures & Talks
Location: Cowin Center
Date & Time: 3/24/2014, 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM