Monday, October 15, 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.,
240 ABW (Art Building West: 141 N. Riverside Drive, Iowa City)

More information for this Creative Matters event. TLC workshop credit: traditional, REACH

Presenter: Ed Boyden, Neuroscientist

Ed Boyden is a Professor of Neurotechnology at MIT, and associate professor of Biological Engineering and Brain and Cognitive Sciences at MIT's Media Lab and McGovern Institute for Brain Research. He leads the Synthetic Neurobiology Group, which develops tools for analyzing and repairing complex biological systems such as the brain. His group applies these tools in a systematic way in order to reveal ground truth scientific understandings of biological systems, which in turn reveal radical new approaches for curing diseases and repairing disabilities.