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DateSpeakerTitleVenue
29 Jan 12:30 Dr Joost Haarsma (U. of Oxford) Dopamine, psychosis and the precision-weighting of prediction errors in the brain during learning Lecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, University of Cambridge, Chaucer Road
29 Jan 16:00 Dr Cory Clark, Durham University Tribalism in War and Peace: The nature and evolution of ideological epistemology and its significance for modern social science Lecture Room, Department of Psychology, Downing Site, Cambridge
30 Jan 12:30 Dr Leonidas Chouliaras, Clinical Lecturer, Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge Epigenetics in ageing and dementia Seminar Room, Herchel Smith Building, Forvie Site.
chair: Prof John O'Brien
30 Jan 15:30 Nir Grossman (Dept. of Brain Sciences, Imperial College London) Non invasive deep brain stimulation via temporally interfering electric fields Lecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, University of Cambridge, Chaucer Road
31 Jan 16:30 Dr Ciara McCabe, Associate Professor of Neuroscience, University of Reading Anhedonia and Adolescent Depression Ground Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology
05 Feb 12:30 Dr Jane Garrison (Dept. of Psychology, U. of Cambridge) Knowing what is real - mechanisms of reality discrimination Lecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, University of Cambridge, Chaucer Road
06 Feb 12:30 Professor Jeff Dalley, Department of Psychiatry and Department of Psychology, University of Cambridge Predicting addiction: myth or reality? Seminar Room, Herchel Smith Building, Forvie Site.
chair: Dr Karen Ersche
06 Feb 15:30 Nilli Lavie (Psychology and Language Sciences, UCL) Attention, perception, and neural response: testing the limits Lecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, University of Cambridge, Chaucer Road
07 Feb 16:30 Professor Stefan van der Stigchel, Professor in Cognitive Psychology, Utrecht University, Netherlands World_link Visuospatial working memory as a fundamental component of the eye movement system. Ground Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology
12 Feb 12:30 Dr Rahia Mashoodh (Dept. of Zoology, U. of Cambridge) Inheritance and adaptation within the family environment Lecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, University of Cambridge, Chaucer Road
12 Feb 16:00 Dr. Claudia Schneider Feeling good, doing good: The potential of positive self-directed emotions to motivate prosociality Lecture Room, Department of Psychology, Downing Site, Cambridge
13 Feb 12:30 Professor Matthew Broome, Department of Psychiatry, University of Birmingham Mood Instability: a possible transdiagnostic construct in psychopathology? Seminar Room, Herchel Smith Building, Forvie Site.
chair: Prof Jesus Perez
13 Feb 15:30 Maria Chait (The Ear Institute, Faculty of Brain Sciences, UCL) How listeners track the changing statistics of rapidly unfolding auditory scenes – evidence from brain imaging and pupillometry Lecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, University of Cambridge, Chaucer Road
14 Feb 12:00 Molly J Crockett, Assistant Professor of Psychology, Yale University Modern Outrage and the Perversion of Punishment Ground Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology
PLEASE NOTE: THIS TALK WILL TAKE PLACE AT 12.00PM
21 Feb 16:30 Professor Howard Bowman, School of Psychology, University of Birmingham School of Computing, University of Kent at Canterbury Wellcome Centre for Human Neuroimaging (Visiting) Fragile Memories for Fleeting Percepts Ground Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology
26 Feb 12:30 Dr Anne Marthe van der Bles (U. of Groningen) Communicating uncertainty around facts, numbers, and science Lecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, University of Cambridge, Chaucer Road
27 Feb 12:30 Professor Paul Ramchandani, LEGO Professor of Play in Education, Development and Learning, Faculty of Education, University of Cambridge The promise of early intervention: testing a video-feedback intervention (ViPP) to prevent mental health problems in childhood in a randomised trial Seminar Room, Herchel Smith Building, Forvie Site.
chair: Dr Paul Wilkinson
27 Feb 15:30 Beth Jefferies (Dept. of Psychology, U. of York) The neural basis of flexible semantic retrieval Lecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, University of Cambridge, Chaucer Road
28 Feb 16:30 Dr Guillaume Dumas, Institut Pasteur, Paris, France Social Physiology for Precision Psychiatry Ground Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology
04 Mar 12:30 Dr Ellie Smith (Dept. of Psychology, U. of Cambridge) Infants’ learning & development: How can we influence them? Lecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, University of Cambridge, Chaucer Road
05 Mar 12:30 Dr Melissa Black, Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, University of Cambridge Transdiagnostic approaches to common mental health problems Seminar Room, Herchel Smith Building, Forvie Site.
05 Mar 15:30 Julie Grezes (Ecole Normale Supérieure, Paris) The interpersonal function of emotional expressions Lecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, University of Cambridge, Chaucer Road
06 Mar 16:30 Manos Tsakiris, Department of Psychology, Royal Holloway, University of London & The Warburg Institute, School of Advanced Study, University of London Feeling in Seeing is Believing : Experimenting with the Visceral Dimension of Visual Politics (When News are Fake) Ground Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology
11 Mar 12:30 Dr Lorna Halliday (MRC CBU, U. of Cambridge) Language development in exceptional circumstances: effects of permanent childhood hearing loss Lecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, University of Cambridge, Chaucer Road
11 Mar 16:00 Dr David Stillwell A zero-item personality test? Predicting personality traits from social media data Nick Mackintosh Room, Department of Psychology, Downing Site
12 Mar 12:30 Professor Christina Van Der Feltz-Cornelis, Chair of Psychiatry and Epidemiology, University of York Trauma, Stress and Biomarkers in Somatic Symptom Disorders Seminar Room, Herchel Smith Building, Forvie Site.
chair: Prof Peter Jones
12 Mar 15:30 Katrin Amunts (Institute for Neuroscience and Medicine, Juelich) Broca’s region: cytoarchitecture, transmitter receptors and brain mapping Lecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, University of Cambridge, Chaucer Road
13 Mar 16:30 Professor Matt Lambon-Ralph, Director, MRC, Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, University of Cambridge Title to be confirmed Ground Floor Lecture Theatre, Department of Psychology
18 Mar 12:30 Dr Rocco Chiou (MRC CBU, U. of Cambridge) An investigation into the neural basis of self- and other-referential thoughts Lecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, University of Cambridge, Chaucer Road
19 Mar 12:30 Dr Kirstie Anderson, Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer, Newcastle University Sleep and Mental Health: better nights for better days Seminar Room, Herchel Smith Building, Forvie Site.
chair: Dr Muzaffer Kaser
19 Mar 15:30 Alexandra Constantinescu (Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, UCL) How do our brains form maps of the world? Lecture Theatre, MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, University of Cambridge, Chaucer Road
26 Mar 12:30 Professor Simon Gilbody, Director of the Mental Health & Addictions Research Group, University of York Smoking cessation in mental health services: from rhetoric to reality Seminar Room, Herchel Smith Building, Forvie Site.
chair: Dr Emilio Fernandez-Egea
02 Apr 12:30 Professor Jonathan Roiser, Department of Psychiatry, University College London A Computational Approach to Understanding Motivational Symptoms in Depression Seminar Room, Herchel Smith Building, Forvie Site.
chair: Dr Rudolf Cardinal
30 Apr 12:30 Dr Jessica Bird, Department of Psychiatry, University of Oxford Title to be confirmed Seminar Room, Herchel Smith Building, Forvie Site.
07 May 12:30 Dr Simone Schnall, Department of Psychology, University of Cambridge Morality in the Body: From Intuitions to Moral Judgments and Prosocial Behaviour Seminar Room, Herchel Smith Building, Forvie Site.
21 May 12:30 Professor Glyn Lewis, Professor of Epidemiological Psychiatry, Division of Psychiatry, University College London Minimal clinically important differences: a cornerstone of evidence-based medicine Seminar Room, Herchel Smith Building, Forvie Site.
chair: Prof Tim Dalgleish
18 Jun 12:30 Dr Emilio Fernandez-Egea, consultant psychiatrist and associate lecturer, Clozapine Clinic Cambridge and University of Cambridge The common link between schizophrenia and diabetes Seminar Room, Herchel Smith Building, Forvie Site.
 

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