Carnegie Mellon University

The Andrew Carnegie Prize in Mind and Brain Science Lecture

Established by the Carnegie Corporation of New York as part of its centennial celebration, the The Carnegie Prize in Mind and Brain Science recognizes trailblazers in the brain and behavioral sciences whose research has helped advance the field and its applications. The prize also awards a one-year graduate fellowship to a CMU student, who will typically have the opportunity to visit the recipient's lab.

Upcoming: 2020

Marina R. Picciotto, Ph.D.

Charles BG Murphy Professor in Psychiatry and Deputy Chair for Basic Science, Professor of Neuroscience, of Pharmacology, and in the Child Study Center

Yale University

Thursday, December 10, 2020 at 4:00pm E.T.

Acetylcholine as a neuromodulator: ACh signaling in the basolateral amygdala at baseline and in reward learning

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Previous Recipients

2019

Eve Marder

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2018

Krishna V. Shenoy

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2017

Nora Volkow

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2016

Alexandre Pouget

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2015

Ed Boyden

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2014

Ricardo Dolmetsch

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2013

Leslie G. Ungerleider

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