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Neurologist

John O'Keefe

John O'Keefe About British-American neuroscientist who won the 2014 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for his discoveries in the field of human memory. He began serving as a professor at the Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience and the Department of Anatomy at University College London in 1987. Other Informations He was born in New York …

Neurologist

May-Britt Moser

May-Britt Moser About Norwegian neuroscientist whose pioneering brain research earned her the 2014 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine. She became the Director of the Kavli Institute for Systems Neuroscience and Centre for the Biology of Memory in 2007. Other Informations She earned her PhD in Neurophysiology from the University of Oslo in 1995. She …

Neurologist

Roger Carpenter

Roger Carpenter About Neurophysiologist from England who taught Oculomotor Physiology at the University of Cambridge. He published his first book, Movements of the Eyes, in 1988. Other Informations He served as the director of medical studies at Caius College before accepting a teaching position at Cambridge. His research work focused on the mechanisms of decision-making. …

Neurologist

Eric Kandel

Eric Kandel About Nominated for a Nobel Prize in Physiology for his work in neuroscience and analysis. Other Informations He attended New York University Medical School. He wrote the book I Search Of Memory: The Emergence of a New Science of Mind, which focused on his life and research. He and his wife Denise Bystryn …

Neurologist

Egas Moniz

Egas Moniz About Neurologist who developed cerebral angiography, which provides images of blood vessels in and around the brain, in 1927. He received the 1949 Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine making him the first Portuguese national to receive the award. Other Informations He studied medicine at the University of Coimbra before becoming a professor …

Neurologist

Edvard Moser

Edvard Moser About Norwegian neuroscientist who won the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 2014. He began teaching at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology in 1996. Other Informations He earned his PhD in Neurophysiology from the University of Oslo. He founded the Centre for the Biology of Memory as well as the …

Neurologist

Brian Wansink

Brian Wansink About Academic and professor who was the Executive Director of the USDA’s Center for Nutrition Policy and Promotion (CNPP) between 2007 and 2009. His 2006 book Mindless Eating: Why We Eat More Than We Think was a bestseller. Other Informations He received a Ph.D. in Consumer behaviour in 1990 from Stanford University. A …