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Robert B. Glassman Memorial Brain, Mind, and Behavior Symposium

A view from above of the poster session

Honoring Outstanding Student and Faculty, and Alumni Research in Behavioral and Life Sciences

The Brain Awareness Week Faculty/Student Symposium was renamed the Robert B. Glassman Memorial Brain, Mind, and Behavior Symposium in 2013 in honor of the late Professor of Psychology Robert Glassman, who played a leading role in developing Lake Forest’s popular neuroscience major.

Faculty and Alumni Talks

Presented via Zoom, 7-8:30 P.M. CST
Request Zoom link from Shubhik Debburman at or 847-735-6040. 

Rebecca DelventhalRebecca Delventhal, PhD

Assistant Professor of Biology

FLY TBI: A Model to Study Injury-Induced Neurodegeneration

7:05 P.M.

Kimberly DiahKimberly Diah '13, PhD

Clinical Neuropsychology Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics

Beyond Concussions: Does Position Played and Racial Identity Impact Cognition in Former NFL Athletes? 

7:25 P.M.

Frederick Prete

Frederick Prete

Assistant Professor of Biology

Mantids to Mobility: How Insects are Helping Children with Visual Impairements

7:45 P.M.

Rebecca Delventhal

Michael Fiske '10, PhD

Northwestern University Institute of Neuroscience

When a Network Goes Rogue: Modeling Epileptic Changes in the Subiculum

8:05 P.M.