Simons Center for the Social Brain

Simons Center for the Social Brain

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The mission of the Simons Center for the Social Brain is to understand the neural mechanisms underlying social cognition and behavior, and to translate this knowledge into better diagnosis and treatment of autism spectrum disorders.

Our programs include funding for innovative, collaborative team projects and postdoctoral fellowships, as well as events that reach a wide audience, including a Colloquium Series and a Lunch Talks Series.

Department Type

Department/Lab/Center (DLC)

Group Email

asokhina@mit.edu

Upcoming Events

SCSB Colloquium Series: Genes and their regulation in synapse formation and function

Date: Wednesday, October 12, 2022 Hybrid Location: 46-3002 (Singleton Auditorium) and YouTube stream (https://youtu.be/oIT6LYEPXDA) Speaker: Kate...

Wednesday, October 12, 2022 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
SCSB Lunch Series: Using network models to probe reduced sensitivity to others’ information in observation learning

Date: Friday, October 21, 2022 Time: 12:00pm – 1:00pm Location:SCSB Conference room 46-6011 + Zoom Meeting (https://mit.zoom.us/j/99631032115) Speaker: Seng...

Friday, October 21, 2022 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
SCSB Colloquium Series: From chromatin regulation to synapse development in autism and intellectual disability

Date: Wednesday, October 26, 2022 Hybrid Location: 46-3002 (Singleton Auditorium) and YouTube stream (https://youtu.be/MOpB8i9ItFw) Speaker: Anne E. West,...

Wednesday, October 26, 2022 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
SCSB Lunch Series: Sophie Bridgers, Ph.D.

Date: Friday, November 18, 2022 Time: 12:00pm – 1:00pm Location: SCSB Conference room 46-6011 + Zoom Meeting (https://mit.zoom.us/j/96889086712) Speaker:...

Friday, November 18, 2022 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
SCSB Colloquium Series: Dr. Juan Carlos Izpisua Belmonte, Salk Institute

Date: Wednesday, November 30, 2022 Location: In person (46-3002) + Zoom Webinar – Registration Required Register in advance for this webinar: click here *...

Wednesday, November 30, 2022 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm

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