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Presentations - Tomorrow: State of Mind
The Edmond and Lily Safra Center for Brain Sciences takes great pleasure in participating in the exhibit "Tomorrow: State of Mind" as part of the Israeli Presidential Conference "Tomorrow: 2013"
Scopus Magazine: Brain Power
The magazine of the Hebrew University
J Post: Doctors and scientists peer into the future
The Fifth Presidential Conference brought thousands to Jerusalem, with many listening to top experts predicting medicine in the coming decades will be very different.
Students from Lebanon, Saudi Arabia, Malaysia, Iran and Pakistan learn about the human brain at the Hebrew University
Course is taught online by Prof. Idan Segev in the framework of the Hebrew University’s partnership with Coursera, which offers free online courses from senior lecturers at leading universities in the world
researcher in the lab
The finding is important element in road towards development of new drugs for neurodegenerative diseases.
Leo
Recognized for contributions to computer assisted surgery and medical image processing
J. Post: Germany, Israel to fund J'lem brain research center
Hebrew University, Max Planck Society to build a new brain research center to serve as teaching, research facility in the field.
Illustration demonstrates the concept of visual-to auditory sensory substitution
Common wisdom has it that if the visual cortex in the brain is deprived of visual information in early infanthood, it may never develop properly its functional specialization, making sight restoration later in life almost impossible.