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Memories of smell: Olfactory learning and the human brain

The sense of smell, olfaction, is an ancient sensory system that is intimately linked to memory and emotion. This event highlights how olfactory research in psychology and neuroscience has provided new insights in human learning and memory.

Datum

2017-05-05

Tid

10.00 - 12.00

Plats

Beijersalen, Kungl. Vetenskapsakademien

Adress

Lilla Frescativägen 4A, Stockholm

Vägbeskrivning

Avgift

The event is free of charge and open to the public but registration is required for all participants. (Registration form is found further down at this website). Please note that registration is binding.

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Föreläsare

  • Maria Larsson, Professor of Psychology at Stockholm University and director of the Gösta Ekman Laboratory.
  • Jay Gottfried, Professor of Neurology at Northwestern University.

The sense of smell, olfaction, is an ancient sensory system that is intimately linked to memory and emotion. This event highlights how olfactory research in psychology and neuroscience has provided new insights in human learning and memory. The event includes the second installment of the Stockholm Brain Lecture series with Jay Gottfried, Professor of Neurology at Northwestern University, USA. The event is sponsored by The Royal Swedish Academy of Science class for humanities and for outstanding services to science, and the Board of Human Sciences, Stockholm University.

A detailed programme is available for download at this webpage (to the right).

Anmälan

Platser kvar: 189
Sista anm: 2017-05-04 00:00

Kontakt

Programkoordinator
program@kva.se

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