McGovern Institute for Brain Research

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The McGovern Institute for Brain Research at MIT is led by a team of world-renowned neuroscientists committed to meeting two great challenges of modern science: understanding how the brain works and discovering new ways to prevent or treat brain disorders.  The McGovern Institute was established in 2000 by Lore Harp McGovern and the late Patrick J. McGovern, with the goal of improving human welfare, communication and understanding through their support for neuroscience research.

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mcgovern@mit.edu

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Guoping Feng James W. (1963) and Patricia T. Poitras Professor Associate Director, McGovern Institute Kerry Ressler, MD, PhD Chief Scientific Officer,...

Tuesday, April 26, 2022 at 1:00pm to 5:00pm

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Exploring Gut-Brain Signaling in Autism

Wednesday, November 17, 2021

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