Thursday Seminar Series: Michael Kilgard, PhD

When Oct 03, 2013
from 12:30 PM to 01:30 PM
Where 1131 Bioinformatics
Contact Name
Contact Phone 919-843-8536
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Directing Neural Plasticity to Understand and Treat Brain Disorders

Dr. Kilgard is a Professor in the School of Behavioral and Brian Sciences at the University at Texas- Dallas. The primary objective of the research in his laboratory is to understand how experience rewires the brain. His lab is particularly interested in how experience with speech sounds alters the brain. Dr. Kilgard will be jointly hosted by the UNC Neuroscience Center and the Carolina Institute for Developmental Disabilities (CIDD).

 

The title of his seminar will be:

"Directing Neural Plasticity to Understand and Treat Brain Disorders"