CANS Meeting: Valentina Cazzato

LJMU, Tom Reilly Building Tom Reilly Building, Liverpool John Moores University, Byrom Street, Liverpool

Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience @ LJMU. Speaker: Dr Valentina Cazzato

Hope Psychology: Autistic people can imitate novel biological kinematics during voluntary imitation

Liverpool Hope University Hope Park, Childwall, Liverpool

Speaker: Dr. Spencer Hayes, University College London.   Autism spectrum disorder is a neurodevelopmental condition characterised by differences in restricted, repetitive patterns of behaviour, interests or activities, and persistent deficits in social communication and social interaction. In addition to these core characteristics, it is well reported that autistic people show differences Read more…

RCBB Seminar: How does cognition contribute to the signs and symptoms of chronic pain?

LJMU, Tom Reilly Building Tom Reilly Building, Liverpool John Moores University, Byrom Street, Liverpool

How does cognition contribute to the signs and symptoms of chronic pain? Dr Chris Brown. University of Liverpool. Host: Dr Susannah Walker Room: TRB 1.44 (This talk has been rescheduled - previously due to be held in December 2018)

CANS Meeting: Samatha Brooks

LJMU, Tom Reilly Building Tom Reilly Building, Liverpool John Moores University, Byrom Street, Liverpool

Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience research group meeting. Speaker: Dr Samantha Brooks. Title: Learning from the neural correlates of Anorexia Nervosa about how we might treat Substance Use Disorder. The rising trend of internationally competitive research into the cognitive control of impulsivity reflects the importance of examining the neural mechanisms of impulse Read more…

CANS Meeting: Nicola Jones

LJMU, Tom Reilly Building Tom Reilly Building, Liverpool John Moores University, Byrom Street, Liverpool

Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience @ LJMU. Speaker: Nicola Jones Nicola's interests include learning, memory and attention, and how these processes are represented behaviourally and at a neural level in both typical and atypical populations. Her PhD research was focused on investigating the effects of glucoregulation on memory and face recognition Read more…

Hope Psychology Seminar – Dr. Joni Holmes: The Centre for Attention Learning and Memory (CALM): a transdiagnostic approach to understanding learning difficulties

Liverpool Hope University Hope Park, Childwall, Liverpool

In the Centre for Attention Learning and Memory (CALM) weadopt a novel transdiagnostic approach to illuminating the cognitive, neural and behavioural dimensions of specific learning difficulties. In this talk I will present an overview of the CALM clinic and discuss two approaches to identifying the cognitive dimensions of learning problems in literacy and maths.

Combining Virtual Reality with Neuroscience – Dr Sylvia Terbeck

LJMU, Tom Reilly Building Tom Reilly Building, Liverpool John Moores University, Byrom Street, Liverpool

You are invited to this year's first Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience seminar. The speaker will be Dr Sylvia Terbeck from LJMU. The seminar will start at 1:15 pm. All are welcome. Location is Tom Reilly Building, room 143.  

Christopher Murgatroyd: Epigenetic regulation of stress by maternal depression (Cancelled)

University of Liverpool University of Liverpool, Liverpool

This event has been cancelled due to the Corona Virus (COVID-19) pandemic. Details of future Liverpool Neuroscience Group meetings will be announced via our mailing list. We encourage members to remain engaged with the LNG - you can contact us here, or via Twitter: @LNeuroscience.   Dr Christopher Murgatroyd, Manchester Metropolitan Read more…

LNG Seminar: December 2020 – The role of the right hemisphere in calculation

Virtual (Zoom)

Carlo Semenza (University of Padua) The role of the right hemisphere in calculation: evidence from clinical and instrumental studies. Carlo Semenza is neuropsychologist and cognitive neuroscientist, primarily interested in aphasiology, neuropsychology of language, and numerical cognition. He has published several studies underlining the need to better characterise the role of right-hemisphere in numerical Read more…

Free

LJMU CANS Seminar: Linguistic markers of preclinical cognitive decline

Virtual (Teams)

Kimberly Mueller (University of Wisconsin – Madison)Linguistic markers of preclinical cognitive decline: Results from the Wisconsin Registry for Alzheimer’s Prevention Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience (CANS) 2021 SeminarAll talks at 12 noon. Meeting link upon request to d.bruno@ljmu.ac.uk

Free

LJMU CANS Seminar: Does the non-dominant hemisphere matter?

Virtual (Teams)

Magdalena Sliwinska (Liverpool John Moores University)Does the non-dominant hemisphere matter? TMS investigation of the left hemisphere involvement in facial expression recognition Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience (CANS) 2021 SeminarAll talks at 12 noon. Meeting link upon request to d.bruno@ljmu.ac.uk

Free

LJMU CANS Seminar: TBC

Virtual (Teams)

TBC(NB The previously advertised seminar has been cancelled.) Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience (CANS) 2021 SeminarAll talks at 12 noon. Meeting link upon request to d.bruno@ljmu.ac.uk

Free

LJMU CANS Seminar: Attitudes, behaviours, and beliefs amidst the COVID-19 crisis

Virtual (Teams)

Ben Gibson (Liverpool John Moores University)Attitudes, behaviours, and beliefs amidst the COVID-19 crisis: Creating international and national profiles, and assessing relationships with working memory and self-regulation Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience (CANS) 2021 SeminarAll talks at 12 noon. Meeting link upon request to d.bruno@ljmu.ac.uk

Free