Brain and Mind Institute

Featured Research

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Hand Actions and the Brain

Dr. Culham’s lab uses cognitive neuroscience approaches to investigate how the human brain uses sensory information to perceive the world and guide hand actions such as reaching, grasping and tool use. Learn More


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Memory and the Brain

The research taking place in Dr. Stefan Kohler's Lab focuses on the organization of memory in the human brain. Learn More


Development of Cognitive Control

Development of Cognitive Control

Dr. J. Bruce Morton examines the challenges young children face organizing their thoughts and actions in the service of achieving long-term goals. Learn More


Neuroscience & Music

Neuroscience & Music

A study by Dr. Jessica Grahn found that Parkinson’s disease patients have problems finding the regular, steady pulse that we tap our foot to when we hear a rhythm... Learn More


Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience

Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience

Dr. Daniel Ansari and his colleagues took a first step toward an integration of functional data (fMRI) and cortical white matter pathways (DTI) in the domain of calculation... Learn More


Neuroscience & Emotion

Neuroscience & Emotion

Dr. Derek Mitchell and his colleagues tested the hypothesis that individuals with low levels of trait empathy would show abnormalities in brain regions associated with empathy...
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