Child’s Play: How Brain Science Can Promote Optimal Development

July 11, 2019 | 7:00PM - 8:00PM | Registration Required

This lecture is free and open to the public. Registration is required. Register Here


Dr. Phil Fisher is a Professor of Psychology and Director of the Center for Translational Neuroscience at the University of Oregon. He is an internationally recognized expert in the effects of early stressful experience on neurobiological and psychological development, and in prevention and therapeutics. Dr. Fisher also directs the Translational Science Initiative and is the Science Director for the National Forum on Early Childhood Policy and Programs, based at Harvard University's Center on the Developing Child.


NeuroFutures2019 brings together leaders in neuroscience and technology with representatives from academic, industry, clinical, and government to explore new frontiers in neuroscience and neurotechnology, including their clinical and commercial application.


Major themes include Neurodevelopment, Aging and Degeneration, Learning and Memory, Decision-making, Stress and Addiction, Multi-scale Neural Circuits, Modeling Neural Systems, and Innovations in Neuroimaging.