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  • Aging-themed issue of Nautilus Magazine explores cognitive benefits of learning a new game such as chess, cites CVL.click here

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CVl Annual Review


CVl Annual Review

Charting Our Progress is CVL’s annual review, with archives available

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Fall 2019 Science Luncheons

The Center for Vital Longevity’s Science Luncheon Series* is a program of weekly talks that brings together UT Dallas researchers and outside experts to talk about recent developments in cognitive neuroscience and aging research. All lectures take place at 12:00 p.m. in the 8th Floor Conference Room at the Center for Vital Longevity, 1600 Viceroy Drive, Dallas, TX. Please RSVP to cvlevents@utdallas.edu. For those unable to join us at CVL, the talks are routinely telecast to JO 4.306 in Richardson.

 

    • September 9, 2019 | Science Luncheon Series

      Adaptively Optimized Spectral Analysis of Oscillations Subserving Human Memory

      Dr. Andrew Watrous
      University of Texas at Austin

 

      • September 16, 2019 | Science Luncheon Series

        The Moderating Role of Task Characteristics on Skill Acquisition and Performance

        Dr. David Frank
        Texas A&M University – Commerce

     

    • September 23, 2019 | Science Luncheon Series

      Neurocognitive Aging: Investigating Contributions of Clinically Silent Pathology and Cognitive Reserve

      Dr. Brian Gold
      University of Kentucky

 

  • September 30, 2019 | Science Luncheon Series

    Modeling Value in Decision Making

    Dr. Kendra Seaman
    Center for Vital Longevity, UT Dallas

 

  • October 14, 2019 | Science Luncheon Series

    There’s Nothing Wrong with Cognitive Aging and Here is What to Do About it

    Dr. Paul Verhaeghen
    Georgia Institute of Technology

 

  • October 28, 2019 | Science Luncheon Series

    Flexible Neural Mechanisms of Cognitive Control

    Dr. Todd Braver
    Washington University, Saint Louis

 

  • November 4, 2019 | Science Luncheon Series

    Music and Consciousness

    Dr. W. Jay Dowling
    University of Texas at Dallas

 

  • November 11, 2019 | Science Luncheon Series

    Aging and Mild Cognitive Impairment: Deterioration in Brain Function.  Can Exercise Ameliorate It?

    Dr. Binu Thomas
    UT Southwestern Medical Center

 

  • November 18, 2019 | Science Luncheon Series

    Poles, Bowls and Dinosaur Bones: How Atypical Lexical Representations May Derail Sentence Comprehension in Children with Specific Language Impairment (SLI)

    Dr. Julia Evans
    University of Texas at Dallas

 

  • December 2, 2019 | Science Luncheon Series

    Episodic and Semantic Memory, Not So Different After All?

    Dr. Michael Rugg
    Center for Vital Longevity, UT Dallas

 

*The Fall 2019 schedule can be downloaded here.  To access the archive of all CVL Science Luncheons since 2014, click here.