Sarah Lawrence College Lecture with Cognitive Neuroscientist Daniella Schiller: Forgetting Fear

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Thursday, November 10, 2016
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm


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Dr. Daniella Schiller conducted a groundbreaking study that focused on memory re-consolidation and the blocking or erasure of fearful memories at New York University in 2005. Dr. Schiller has been the recipient of the Fulbright postdoctoral award, the New York Academy of Sciences Blavatnik Award for Young Scientists, and the Klingenstein-Simons Fellowship award in the Neurosciences, for her research on how to rewire the brain to eradicate fear as a response to memory. Dr. Schiller is currently an Associate Professor in the Departments of Psychiatry and Neuroscience and Friedman Brain Institute at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai Hospital in New York City. She earned both a BA in psychology and philosophy and a PhD in cognitive neuroscience from Tel Aviv University.

For more information, contact College Events at 914-395-2412 or collegeevents@sarahlawrence.edu



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Titsworth Marjorie Leff Miller ’53 Lecture Hall
Sarah Lawrence College, 1 Mead Way
Bronxville, New York 10708
Handicap Accessible? Yes

Date: Thursday, November 10, 2016
Times: 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Ticket pricing:
Free event

Presenter: College Events
Presenter Phone: 9143952412
Presenter Website: https://www.sarahlawrence.edu/news-events/events/2016-2017/2016-11-10-forgetting_fear_a_le-eid215760.html



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