Oxford Autumn School in Cognitive Neuroscience

Sørensen, T. A. (Participant), Thea Katy Mannix (Participant), Hazel Anderson (Participant), Ásgeirsson, Á. G. (Participant)

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Thursday, September 28 09:25 Welcome | Masud Husain Reproducibility in science Chair: Caroline Nettekoven 09:30 - 10:00 Introduction to the morning: why and how of reproducible science Dorothy Bishop Dept of Experimental Psychology, University of Oxford 10:10 - 10:40 Practical tools for open and reproducible neuroimaging Tom Nichols Big Data Institute, University of Oxford 10:50 - 11.20 Break 11:20 - 11:50 Selfish reasons to work reproducibly Florian Markowetz Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute, University of Cambridge 12:00 - 12:30 Practical tools for a reproducible workflow Laura Fortunato School of Anthropology and Museum Ethnography, University of Oxford & Santa Fe Institute 12.40 – 13.30 Lunch break Motivation and disorders of motivation Chair: Masud Husain   13.30 – 14.15 Apathy and impulsivity in neurological disease: a case of Burke and Hare James Rowe MRC CBU & Dept of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Cambridge 14.15 – 15.00 Why don't you try harder? Computational phenotyping of motivation disorders Mathias Pessglione Institut du Cerveau et de la Moëlle Epinière, Paris 15.00 – 15.30 Break 15.30 – 16.15 The impact of physical effort on value-based decision making Miriam Klein-Flügge Dept of Experimental Psychology, University of Oxford 16.15 – 17.00 Motivation and the energisation of movement Sanjay Manohar Nuffield Dept of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Oxford Pushing the boundaries of fMRI: new applications for old questions Chair: Charlotte Stagg 09.00 – 09.45 The human brain through monkey eyes Lennart Verhagen Dept of Experimental Psychology & WIN, University of Oxford 09.45 – 10.30 Computational models: a way to link diverse findings across species in cognitive neuroscience Laurence Hunt Dept of Psychiatry & WIN, University of Oxford 10.30 – 11.00 Break 11.00 – 11.45 Towards causality: combining non-invasive brain stimulation and neuroimaging to understand neuroplasticity Charlotte Stagg Nuffield Dept of Clinical Neurosciences & WIN, University of Oxford 11.45 – 12.30 Women are from Mars… why sex is important for neuroimagers Katy Vincent Nuffield Dept of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, University of Oxford & OUH NHS Trust 12.30 – 13.30 Lunch break Neural mechanisms of attention and perception Chair: Kerry Walker 13.30 – 13.45 Introduction Kerry Walker Dept of Physiology, Anatomy and Genetics, University of Oxford 13.45 – 14.30 Task-related adaptive plasticity in auditory cortex Shihab Shamma Institute for Systems Research, University of Maryland & Laboratoire des Systémes Perceptifs, Ecole Normale Superieure 14.30 – 15.00 Break 15.00 – 15.45 Listening in crowded environments: How attention shapes human brain responses to attended and unattended sounds Maria Chait Ear Institute, UCL 15.45 – 16.30 How attention sculpts communication between cortical layers within and between areas Alexander Thiele School of Psychology, Newcastle University 16.30 – 16.45 Concluding thoughts and general discussion Kristine Krug Dept of Physiology, Anatomy and Genetics, University of Oxford
Period28 Sep 2017 - 29 Sep 2017
Event typeCourse
LocationOxford, United Kingdom