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Title:
Cognitive Neuroscience Course
When:
26.04.2011 - 29.04.2011
Where:
IBILI - Coimbra
Category:
Course

Description

Brain Imaging Network and Coimbra University Faculty of Medicine (Doctoral Programme) - Cognitive Neuroscience Short Course.

26 to 29 April 2011 at IBILI Auditorium, University of Coimbra Faculty of Medicine.


Organization:
BIN - Brain Imaging Network.
IBILI - Institute for Biomedical Research on Light and Image - Faculty of Medicine, University of Coimbra

 

Invited Lecturers:

Miguel Castelo-Branco - University of Coimbra
José Morais - University of Brussels
Regine Kolinsky - University of Brussels

Beatrice de Gelder - University of Tilburg

Program:
Main Themes of the course
- Visual Cognition
- Affective Neuroscience
- Neurobiology of Language Processing

 

Day 1 - Tuesday 26th April
(Morning)
9:30 – 10:30 - Lecture 1 - An introduction to the neurobiology of visual cognition - Miguel Castelo-Branco.
11:30 – 12:30 - The neurobiology of perception, attention and memory: research trends and pitfalls - Miguel Castelo-Branco.
(Afternoon)
14:30 - 15:30 - Paper Discussion.

 

Day 2 - Wednesday 27th April
(Morning)
10:00 – 11:00 - An introduction to the neurobiology of reading - José Morais.
11:30 – 12:30 - Lecture 2 - Dyslexia: causes, processing, and neural correlates - José Morais.
(Afternoon)
14:30 – 15:30 - Paper discussion

 

Day 3 - Thursday April 28th
(Morning)
10:00 – 11:00 - An introduction to the neurobiology of spoken language - Régine Kolinsky
11:30 – 12:30 - Lecture 2 - The consequences of literacy on spoken language and visual processing and functional organization of the brain. - Régine  Kolinsky.
(Afternoon)
14:30 – 15:30 - Paper discussion.

 

Day 4 - Friday 29th April
(Morning)
10:00 – 11:00 - Lecture 1 - An introduction to Affective Neuroscience - Beatrice de Gelder.
11:30 – 12:30 - Lecture 2 - Neural bases of the non-conscious perception of emotional signals - Beatrice de Gelder.
(Afternoon)
14:30 – 15:30 - Paper discussion - Final Remarks and Closing Session.

 

Contacts:
Miguel Castelo-Branco
Visual Neuroscience Laboratory
Center of Ophthalmology, IBILI
Faculty of Medicine, University of Coimbra
3004-548 Coimbra
Portugal
Phone +351 239480261
Fax +351 239480280
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Venue

IBILI
Venue:
IBILI   -   Website
Street:
Azinhaga de Santa Comba, Celas
ZIP:
3000-548
City:
Coimbra
Country:
Country: pt

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Instituto Biomédico de Investigação, da Luz e Imagem

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