“Changing Fear”–SAGE Center Lecture by Elizabeth Phelps

Thursday, November 17, 2016
4:00 PM – 5:00 PM


 

Free Event

Elizabeth (Liz) Phelps is currently the Julius Silver Professor of Psychology and Neural Science at New York University. Her laboratory has earned widespread acclaim for its groundbreaking research on how the human brain processes emotion, particularly as it relates to learning, memory and decision making. Dr. Phelps is the recipient of the 21st Century Scientist Award from the James S. McDonnell Foundation and a fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science and the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. She has served on the Board of Directors of the Association for Psychological Science and the Society for Neuroethics, was the President of the Society for Neuroeconomics and the Association for Psychological Science and has served as the editor of the journal Emotion.

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More Links: https://www.sagecenter.ucsb.edu/lecture-series#Changing Fear