Invited Lectures

2016

  • Symposium, Memory Disorders Research Society Meeting, Princeton, NJ
  • Seminar, Boston University
  • 28th Annual International Mental Health Research Symposium, Brain and Behavioral Research Foundation, NYC

2015

  • Brain Stimulation Based Neural Circuit Modeling: Linking levels of analysis, Chicago
  • Workshop on Advances in Electrocorticography, Chicago
  • Computational Neuroscience Seminar, Brandeis University
  • Computational Properties of the Prefrontal Cortex, Bethesda
  • Neurobiology Seminar, Yale University
  • Pfizer Neuroscience Seminar Series

 

2014

  • Workshop on Neural Oscillations, Oxford University
  • Keynote Address, Annual Alumni College, Kent State University
  • Keynote Address, Eastern Psychological Association Annual Meeting
  • Symposium on Categorization, Eastern Psychological Association Annual Meeting
  • Gordon Conference on Cognitive Neuroscience
  • Seminar, Dartmouth College

 

2013

  • Symposium on Attention, 20th Annual Meeting of the Cognitive Neuroscience Society
  • Cognitive Rhythms Collaborative Conference: Rhythmic Dynamics and Cognition, Cambridge, MA
  • Neural Circuits for Adaptive Control of Behavior, Paris, France
  • Affective Brain Lab Talk, University College London
  • Seminar, University of New Hampshire
  • Working Memory Conference, University of Oregon

 

2012

  • Working Group of the Pontifical Academy of Sciences on “Human Activities, Neurosciences, and the Person”, The Vatican
  • Biomedical Engineering Seminar, Tufts University
  • “Rewards, Habits, and Learning: Towards an Integrative View of Frontostriatal Function”, Columbia University
  • “Measuring and Interpreting Cognitive Changes in Early Huntington’s Disease”, CHDI Foundation, New York
  • Workshop on Categorization, Cosyne Meeting, Salt Lake City
  • Workshop on Working Memory, Cosyne Meeting, Salt Lake City
  • Center for Mind/Brain Medicine Seminar Series, Brigham and Women’s Hospital

 

2011

  • International Conference on Cognitive Neuroscience, Mallorca, Spain
  • Biomed Distinguished Lecturer, University of Leuven, Belgium
  • International Neuropsychological Symposium, Mondsee, Austria
  • Meet-the-Expert Event, Society for Neuroscience Annual Meeting, Washington, DC
  • Helen Wills Neuroscience Institute, University of California at Berkeley
  • Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference on Consciousness, Boston University
  • Neuroscience Seminar, Brandeis University
  • Neuroscience Seminar, Columbia University
  • Cognitive Rhythms Collaborative, Cambridge, MA
  • Visual Attention Seminar, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Cambridge, MA

 

2010

  • Center for Brain Science Seminar, Harvard University
  • Cognitive Brain and Behavior Seminar, Department of Psychology, Harvard University
  • “Lunch and Learn” seminar, Shire Pharmaceuticals, Philadelphia
  • Workshop on Working Memory, National Institute of Mental Health, Bethesda, MD
  • Symposium at the annual meeting of the American Psychiatric Association, New Orleans
  • Plenary Lecture, International Conference on Cognitive and Neural Systems, Boston University
  • Homewood Brain and Cognition Lecture Series, Johns Hopkins University
  • The Frontal Lobes 2010, Toronto, Canada
  • Adler Symposium, Salk Institute for Biological Studies
  • Department of Psychology Seminar, Kent State University

 

2009

  • Carlson Lecture, University of Chicago
  • Keynote Speaker, Meeting of the Comparative Cognition Society
  • Engineering Distinguished Lecture, National Science Foundation, Washington, DC
  • Ernst Strungmann Forum on Dynamic Coordination in the Brain, Frankfurt, Germany
  • Neuroscience Seminar, University of California at San Diego
  • Banbury Workshop: “Searching for principles underlying memory in biological systems”, Cold Spring Harbor
  • Invited address, Computational and Systems Neuroscience meeting, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • University of Minnesota Department of Neuroscience seminar
  • Charles River Association for Memory seminar, Cambridge, MA

 

2008

  • Conference on Memory and Neural Networks, Longyearbyen, Svalbard, Norway
  • Netherlands Neuroscience Institute Conference on Perceptual Learning, Motor Learning, and Automaticity, Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Keynote Speaker, Yale University Science Day
  • Shire Biopharmaceuticals Advisory Board Meeting – Guanfacine Mechanism of Action in ADHD, New York City
  • Seminar, Merck &Co., Inc., Philadelphia
  • Neuroscience Seminar, Brown University
  • Cognitive Neuroscience Seminar Series, Columbia University
  • Seminar, Princeton University
  • Emotions, Memories, Consciousness, and Attention: Biological Approaches to Cognitive Problems, Columbia University
  • Symposium in honor of Brenda Milner, Montreal Neurological Institute
  • Cognitive, Computational and Systems Neuroscience Seminar, Washington University, St. Louis
  • BrainMap Seminar, Martinos Center, Massachusetts General Hospital

 

2007

  • Mathilde Solowey Lecture in the Neurosciences, National Institutes of Health
  • Plenary Lecture, Japanese Society for Neuroscience Meeting, Yokohama, Japan
  • Jeffrey Lecture in Cognitive Neuroscience, UCLA
  • Cambridge Neuroscience Symposium, Cambridge, UK
  • Meeting on Executive Functions, Leiden, Netherlands
  • Neuroscience Seminar, University of California at Irvine
  • Wisconsin Symposium on Emotion, University of Wisconsin
  • “Neurons, brains and models: crossing levels of analysis in cognitive brain research”, University of Michigan
  • “The cognitive science of semantics”, Tufts University
  • Neuroscience Seminar, University of Maryland

 

2006

  • “Memories: Molecules and Circuits”, IPSEN Foundation, Paris, France
  • Invited Address, Annual Meeting, American Psychological Society, New York City
  • Symposium on “Prefrontal cortex, Working Memory, Flexible behavior”, Yale University
  • Learning Sciences Institute seminar, Vanderbilt University
  • Grass Lecture, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • Neuroscience Seminar Series, University of California at Berkeley
  • Neuroscience Colloquium, Boston University School of Medicine
  • “New Frontiers in Brain Science: from molecules to mind”, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

 

2005

  • Keynote Address, Human Brain Mapping Meeting, Toronto, Canada
  • International Conference on Cognitive Neuroscience, Havana, Cuba
  • Fudan University Institute of Neurobiology Seminar, Shanghai, China
  • International Neuropsychology Symposium, Sardinia, Italy
  • Helmholtz Lecture Series, Helmholtz Research Institute, Universities of Utrecht, Amsterdam, and Rotterdam, The Netherlands
  • Colloquium, Max Planck Institute, Berlin, Germany
  • Symposium on Executive Functions and the Frontal Lobe, Tuebingen, Germany
  • Keynote Address, Motivational Neuronal Network meeting, Clearwater, Florida
  • Computational Neuroscience Seminar Series, University of Chicago
  • Neuroscience Seminar, University of California at San Diego
  • Mind and Brain Colloquium, University of California at Davis
  • Psychology Seminar, Stanford University
  • Seminar, California Institute of Technology
  • Seminar, Harvard Mind, Brain, and Behavior Initiative, Harvard University
  • Course on the Biology of Memory, Cold Spring Harbor
  • Workshop on Schizophrenia, Cold Spring Harbor

 

2004

  • Munich Encounters in Cognition and Action Symposium, Max Planck Institute, Munich, Germany
  • International Congress of Psychology, Beijing, China
  • American College of Neuropsychopharmacology Meeting, Puerto Rico
  • Neurons and Memory, a satellite meeting of the Society for Neuroscience Annual Meeting, San Diego
  • Neural Control of Behavior Meeting, University of California, Los Angeles
  • Center for Visual Science Symposium, University of Rochester
  • Neuroscience Symposium, University of Western Ontario
  • Mind, Brain and Behavior Distinguished Lecture, Duke University
  • Symposium, Cognitive Neuroscience Meeting, San Francisco
  • Course on Brain Science for Knight Science Journalism Fellows, MIT
  • Working Group on Interspecific Chimeric Brains, Phoebe R. Berman Bioethics Institute, Johns Hopkins University
  • Interdisciplinary Program in Neuroscience Seminar, Georgetown University
  • Seminar, University of Texas Medical School
  • Seminar, Harvard Medical School
  • Seminar, Johns Hopkins University
  • Summer Institute in Cognitive Neuroscience, Dartmouth College
  • Fred Attneave Lecture, Department of Psychology, University of Oregon

 

2003

  • Fyssen Colloquium, St Germain en Laye, France
  • Department of Psychology Colloquium, Cornell University
  • Center for Neural Science Seminar, New York University
  • International Joint Conference on Neural Networks, Portland, Oregon
  • Symposium at the Cognitive Neuroscience Society Meeting, New York
  • Department of Neuroscience Seminar, University of Connecticut Health Center
  • NIDA Workshop on Developing Behavioral Treatments for Cognitively Impaired Drug Abusers, Bethesda
  • NIH Workshop on Executive Functions, New York City
  • Roche Pharmaceuticals, Palo Alto
  • RIKEN Brain Sciences Institute Retreat, Shinrin-Koen, Japan
  • John Merck Summer Course in Cognitive Neuroscience, Princeton University
  • Cognitive Science Seminar, University of Quebec in Montreal
  • Neuroscience Seminar Series, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York
  • Neuroscience Formal Seminar Series, University of California, San Francisco
  • Neuroscience Retreat, University of Pittsburgh
  • Department of Psychology Seminar, Stanford University
  • Seminar, Columbia University

 

2002

  • UCLA Neuroscience Seminar Series
  • F.C. Donners Lecture, University of Nijmegen, The Netherlands
  • Swammerdam Lecture, Vrije Universiteit and University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Symposium at the European Conference on Visual Perception, Glasgow, Scotland
  • Seminar, Honda Research and Development Co., Wako-shi, Japan
  • Meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (symposium organizer), Boston
  • University of Illinois Neuroscience Seminar Series
  • Emory University Neuroscience Colloquium
  • Institute for Cognitive Science Colloquium Series, University of Colorado at Boulder
  • Helmholtz Club, University of California at Irvine
  • Sloan Seminar, California Institute of Technology
  • Neurobiology and Behavior Seminar Series, Columbia University
  • Cognitive Neuroscience Seminar, National Institutes of Health
  • Department of Psychology Seminar, University of Pennsylvania
  • Neuroscience Seminar, Wake Forest University School of Medicine

 

2001

  • Society for Research in Child Development, Minneapolis
  • Winter Conference on Neural Plasticity, Antigua, West Indies
  • Gordon Research Conference on Neural Plasticity, Newport, Rhode Island
  • International Society for Behavioral Neuroscience, Marrakech, Morocco
  • Royal Society Meeting, London, UK
  • Association for the Study of Consciousness Meeting, Duke University
  • Rotman Research Institute Seminar, Toronto, Canada
  • University of Rochester Colloquium Series
  • Cold Spring Harbor Summer Course
  • Kennedy Shriver Center Colloquium Series, Waltham, MA
  • Memory Research and Disorders Society Meeting, Boston
  • Department of Psychology Colloquium, Harvard University

 

2000

  • The Frontal Lobes: In the Forefront of the Millennium, Rotman Research Institute, Toronto Canada
  • Symposium on the Cognitive Neuroscience of Attention and Awareness, London, UK
  • Neuroscience Seminar, Washington University
  • RIKEN Brain Institute Summer Program, Japan
  • Workshop on Executive Functions of Attention, New York University
  • University of Minnesota Center for Cognitive Sciences Colloquium
  • Mini-Symposium on Visual Working Memory, ARVO Meeting
  • Neuroscience Colloquium, Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Towards Animal Models of Attention and Consciousness, Cold Spring Harbor
  • Harvard Psychology Seminar
  • Boston University Psychology Seminar
  • Baylor University Neuroscience Seminar
  • Department of Physiology Seminar, University of Montreal
  • Neuroscience Seminar Series, National Institutes of Health

 

1999

  • Department of Psychology Seminar, Princeton University
  • Neuroscience Seminar Series, Boston University
  • Attentional Processes in Selective Perception and Working Memory, Satellite Symposium of the Cognitive Neuroscience Society Meeting, Washington, DC
  • Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School
  • Neuroscience Seminar, University of California at Berkeley
  • Summer Institute in Cognitive Neuroscience, Dartmouth College
  • RIKEN Brain Institute Summer Program, Japan
  • Brain and Machines Lecture Series, MIT
  • Stanford Neurosciences Program Annual Retreat, Monterey, CA
  • Department of Psychology Seminar, University of Iowa
  • Conference in Cognitive Science, Vancouver, Canada
  • Brandeis Summer Lecture Series in Neuroscience

 

1998

  • Workshop on Visuospatial Working Memory, Executive Control and The Frontal Lobes, Delmenhorst, Germany
  • International Symposium on Learning and Memory, University of Otago, New Zealand
  • Attention and Performance 18, The Great Park, Windsor, England
  • Symposium at the Annual Society for Neuroscience Meeting: Neural Basis of Working Memory
  • RIKEN Symposium, Tokyo, Japan
  • Cognitive Neuroscience Society Meeting, San Francisco
  • McKnight Foundation Meeting, Aspen
  • Neuroscience Seminar Series, Princeton University
  • Winter Conference on Brain Research, Snowbird, Utah
  • Winter Conference on Neural Plasticity, St. Lucia, West Indies
  • Institute for Research in Cognitive Science Seminar, University of Pennsylvania
  • Neuroscience Seminar Series, Rockefeller University
  • Zanvyl Krieger Mind/Brain Institute Seminar Series, Johns Hopkins University
  • Developmental Neuroscience Seminar, Eunice Kennedy Shriver Center, Waltham
  • Neuroscience Seminar Series, Center for Neuroscience, Rutgers University
  • Department of Neuroanatomy Seminar, Boston University
  • Second International Conference on Cognitive and Neural Systems, Boston University
  • Center for Neuroscience Seminar, University of California at Davis
  • Laboratory of Neuropsychology Symposium, National Institute of Mental Health

 

1997

  • Novartis Foundation Meeting on Functions of the Prefrontal Cortex, London, UK
  • Colloquium Series, MRC Applied Psychology Unit, Cambridge, UK
  • ONR Workshop on Cognitive Neuroscience, Marine Biology Lab, Woods Hole
  • Department of Psychology Colloquium, Carnegie Mellon University
  • Neuroscience Colloquium Series, Brown University
  • Bowman Gray Medical School Neuroscience Colloquium Series
  • Neurocomputation Seminar, Brandeis University
  • Pew Scholars Annual Meeting, San Jose, Costa Rica
  • Department of Neurobiology Seminar, Harvard University
  • Department of Psychology Seminar, Boston University
  • Department of Neuroanatomy Seminar, Boston University
  • Imaging Center Seminar, Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Brain and Cognitive Sciences Colloquium Series, MIT

 

1996

  • Department of Neurobiology Seminar, Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel
  • Department of Psychology Seminar, University of Connecticut

 

1995

  • Winter Conference on the Neurobiology of Learning and Memory, Park City
  • The Helmholtz Club, University of California, Irvine
  • Vision Center Laboratory Seminar, The Salk Institute for Biological Studies
  • Harvard Undergraduate Neuroscience Society

 

1994

  • Cooperation Forum for Multi-Disciplinary Researches, Hiroshima, Japan
  • Department of Neurobiology Seminar, Harvard Medical School
  • Third Appalachian Conference on Behavioral Neurodynamics, Center for Brain Research and Informational Sciences, Radford University
  • Neural Systems, Memory, and Aging Seminar, University of Arizona
  • Third Workshop on Neural Networks, Elba International Physics Center, Italy
  • Department of Psychology Seminar, Carnegie Mellon University
  • Joint Vision Laboratory – Cognitive Brain and Behavior Seminar, Harvard  University
  • Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences Seminar, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • Department of Neurobiology Seminar, Emory University
  • Department of Physiology and Biophysics Seminar, University of Washington

 

1992

  • Section on Neurobiology Seminar, Yale University
  • Vision Center Laboratory Seminar, The Salk Institute for Biological Studies
  • Neural Systems Seminar, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke