43 episodes

Cerebrum editor Bill Glovin’s monthly interviews with top neuroscientists who discuss their research-based articles, their personal stories, and how their work has the potential to make a difference in people’s lives.

Part of the Dana Foundation’s mission is to educate the public in a responsible manner about research’s potential. Listen to some of these engaging and memorable interviews, read the latest Cerebrum articles, and explore the most complex organ in the human body.

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Cerebrum editor Bill Glovin’s monthly interviews with top neuroscientists who discuss their research-based articles, their personal stories, and how their work has the potential to make a difference in people’s lives.

Part of the Dana Foundation’s mission is to educate the public in a responsible manner about research’s potential. Listen to some of these engaging and memorable interviews, read the latest Cerebrum articles, and explore the most complex organ in the human body.

    Taming Foxes Explained - With Lee Alan Dugatkin, Ph.D.

    Taming Foxes Explained - With Lee Alan Dugatkin, Ph.D.

    Lee Alan Dugatkin, coauthor of "How to Tame a Fox," discusses his Cerebrum article and other significant findings since the book was published.

    Podcast Transcript:
    https://on.dana.org/cerebrum-transcript-dugatkin

    • 33 min
    Meet the Canine Imaging Guru - With Gregory Berns, M.D., Ph.D.

    Meet the Canine Imaging Guru - With Gregory Berns, M.D., Ph.D.

    Gregory Berns, M.D., Ph.D., author of our Cerebrum magazine cover story, “Decoding the Canine Mind,” the Distinguished Professor of Neuroeconomics at Emory University and “How Dogs Love Us” (New Harvest, 2013), explains the challenges scanning the brain of a dog, what motivated him to specialize in canine cognition, and more.

    Podcast Transcript:
    https://on.dana.org/cerebrum-transcript-berns

    • 32 min
    The Creative Brain - With Roger E. Beaty, Ph.D.

    The Creative Brain - With Roger E. Beaty, Ph.D.

    Roger E. Beaty, Ph.D., author of “The Creative Brain” and director of the Cognitive Neuroscience of Creativity Lab at Pennsylvania State University, discusses how he uses brain imaging and behavioral experiments to examine how creativity works in different contexts and domains.

    • 19 min
    The Gene Conundrum in Alzheimer’s Disease - With Jerold Chun, M.D., Ph.D.

    The Gene Conundrum in Alzheimer’s Disease - With Jerold Chun, M.D., Ph.D.

    Jerold Chun, M.D., Ph.D., professor and senior vice president of Neuroscience Drug Discovery at Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute, discusses a genetic approach to solving Alzheimer’s disease, plus a promising therapeutic intervention.

    • 31 min
    Brains, Bodies, and Social Hierarchies - With Keely A. Muscatell, Ph.D.

    Brains, Bodies, and Social Hierarchies - With Keely A. Muscatell, Ph.D.

    Keely A. Muscatell, Ph.D., author of "Brains, Bodies, and Social Hierarchies" and director of the Social Neuroscience and Health laboratory at the University of North Carolina, discusses new research that ties income and other factors to stress and emotional responses.

    • 29 min
    Rewiring the Brain: Zapping with Precision - With Maheen Mausoof Adamson, Ph.D.

    Rewiring the Brain: Zapping with Precision - With Maheen Mausoof Adamson, Ph.D.

    Maheen Mausoof Adamson, Ph.D., a Stanford professor and senior scientific research director for the Defense and Veterans Brain Injury Center in Palo Alto, CA, discusses the neuromodulation field, its potential, and what inspires her research.

    • 27 min

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Very insightful!

Thank you Bill and the Dana Foundation. A very informative and engaging podcast.

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