Deconstructing and Reconstructing Consciousness: an Interdisciplinary Approach to a Perennial Puzzle


At the Movies with the IIAS: The Hard Problem

Thu, 26/12/2019 - 16:30

IIAS Lecture Hall 130

IIAS and the Research Group on "Deconstructing and Reconstructing Consciousness" invite you to the screening of the play by Tom Stoppard

The Hard Problem

Introduction by Rafi Malach (IIAS Fellow, Weizmann) 

IIAS, Feldman Bldg, Lecture Hall 130

Daphna Shohamy

Daphna Shohamy

Columbia University

Daphna Shohamy is an associate professor in the Psychology department at Columbia University. Her area of interest is the cognitive neuroscience of learning, memory and decision making. She adopts an integrative approach that draws broadly on neuroscience to make predictions about cognition. Predictions are tested in behavioral and neuroimaging studies in healthy individuals, and in patients with isolated damage to specific brain systems.