HBCS Seminar, February 22, 2018

February 22, 2018 12:00pm - 1:00pm
José Peña, MD, PhD, will arrive on February 22, 2018, to present the HBCS seminar, "Emergence of an Adaptive Behavioral Command for Sound‐Orienting Behavior in Owls and Translation to Humans." Dr. Peña is Professor at the Dominick Purpura Department of Neuroscience, Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York. His lab investigates how the brain selects relevant features of the environment to encode information efficiently. Under his direction, they study hearing in birds, using their specialized behaviors to elucidate fundamental principles of brain function. His host, Dr. Susan Shore, Professor of Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery,cordially invites you to the Hearing, Balance, and Chemical Senses Seminar, Thursday, February 22, 2018, from 12 – 1 p.m., in Room 2901, Taubman Health Sciences Library. Refreshments will be served.

Website: https://medicine.umich.edu/dept/kresge-hearing-research-institute
Location: Room 2901, Taubman Health Sciences Library