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Videos tagged with autism (29)

Meet Yingxi Lin

Meet Yingxi Lin

McGovern Institute for Brain Research

Added over 2 years ago | 00:03:42 | 6080 views

(3:42) Yingxi Lin, a member of the McGovern Institute for Brain Research, uses molecular, genetic, and electrophysiological methods to understand how inhibitory circuits form within the brain, and how they are shaped by activity and expe...

Meet Nancy Kanwisher

Meet Nancy Kanwisher

McGovern Institute for Brain Research

Added almost 3 years ago | 00:04:42 | 6037 views

(4:42) Nancy Kanwisher, a founding member of the McGovern Institute for Brain Research, uses brain imaging to learn about the organization of the mind. Learn more about Nancy Kanwisher [Images/video courtesy of pond5, Joshua Julian]

Alzheimer’s Disease

Alzheimer’s Disease

Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences

Added 3 years ago | 00:34:34 | 21644 views

Li-Huei Tsai, PhD2011 An Afternoon with MIT’s Brains on Brains Symposium MIT's Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences stands at the nexus of neuroscience, biology and psychology. Our world-renowned neuroscientists and cognitive sc...

Welcome and Introductory Remarks & Introduction to Brain Disorders

Welcome and Introductory Remarks & ...

Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences

Added 3 years ago | 00:10:39 | 20857 views

Dean Marc Kastner, MIT School of Science Mriganka Sur, PhD, FRS 2011 An Afternoon with MIT’s Brains on Brains Symposium MIT's Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences stands at the nexus of neuroscience, biology and psychology. Our...

Parkinson’s Disease: Current State and Hope for the Future

Parkinson’s Disease: Current State ...

Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences

Added 3 years ago | 00:30:24 | 21223 views

Myriam Heiman, PhD2011 An Afternoon with MIT’s Brains on Brains Symposium MIT's Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences stands at the nexus of neuroscience, biology and psychology. Our world-renowned neuroscientists and cognitive s...

New Frontiers in Psychiatric Disorders Research 

New Frontiers in Psychiatric Disord...

Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences

Added 3 years ago | 00:25:35 | 15545 views

Guoping Feng, PhD2011 An Afternoon with MIT’s Brains on Brains Symposium MIT's Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences stands at the nexus of neuroscience, biology and psychology. Our world-renowned neuroscientists and cognitive sc...

Ted Carr - Understanding and Treating Problem Behavior in Autism Spectrum Disorder (1 of 2)

Ted Carr - Understanding and Treati...

autism

Added over 3 years ago | 01:04:00 | 5198 views

The lecture was given in 2009 for the MIT course "MAS 771: Autism Theory & Technology".

Ted Carr - Understanding and Treating Problem Behavior in Autism Spectrum Disorder (2 of 2)

Ted Carr - Understanding and Treati...

autism

Added over 3 years ago | 00:53:33 | 5211 views

The lecture was given in 2009 for the MIT course "MAS 771: Autism Theory & Technology".

Understanding Brain Disorders: Autism

Understanding Brain Disorders: Autism

McGovern Institute for Brain Research

Added over 3 years ago | 01:18:00 | 9673 views

(01:18:09) On April 14, 2011, The McGovern Institute partnered with Autism Speaks, an advocacy organization dedicated to increasing awareness of autism spectrum disorders and advocating for the needs of individuals with autism and their ...

Professor Pawan Sinha -  Vision Studies in India - MIT Club of Northern California

Professor Pawan Sinha - Vision Stu...

MIT Club of Northern California

Added over 3 years ago | 00:59:46 | 14195 views

The Sinha Laboratory uses a combination of experimental and mathematical modeling techniques to understanding how the human brain recognizes objects and how this skill is learned through visual experience. Professor Sinha's experiment...

Gerald Fischbach: Autism Research -  Progress and Promises

Gerald Fischbach: Autism Research -...

McGovern Institute for Brain Research

Added almost 4 years ago | 00:42:43 | 10817 views

(42:43) Dr. Gerald Fischbach, scientific director of the Simons Foundation, gives a keynote address at the 10th anniversary celebration of the McGovern Institute for Brain Research at MIT. Dr. Fischbach, who oversees the Simons Foundatio...

Understanding the brain basis of autism

Understanding the brain basis of au...

McGovern Institute for Brain Research

Added almost 4 years ago | 00:04:35 | 8513 views

(4:35) The mission of the McGovern Institute is to understand the brain in health and disease. In this video, McGovern Investigator, Nancy Kanwisher discusses her role in an ambitious research project to understand the brain basis of aut...