Schedule

Monday

July 8
Brain Scan Tour and Neuroimaging Methods

12:00 PM- 1:00 PM

Registration, Lunch, and Introductions

Dr. John Gabrieli & Dr. Joanna Christodoulou

1:00 PM - 3:30 PM

MRI Demo/EEG Demo

Dr. Joanna Christodoulou

3:15 PM - 3:30 PM

Coffee Break

3:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Course Goals & Talk: Neuroimgaging Methods for Cognitive Neuroscience

Dr. John Gabrieli

5:45 PM - 8:00 PM

Welcome Dinner at Legal Sea Foods in Kendall Square

Dr. John Gabrieli & Dr. Joanna Christodoulou

This schedule is preliminary and subject to change. Please check here for updates.

Tuesday

July 9
Brain Systems for Reading and Dyslexia

8:00 AM - 8:30 AM

Continental Breakfast

8:30 AM - 9:45 AM

Talk: Behavioral Science of Dyslexia & Reading Disabilities

Dr. Joanna Christodoulou

9:45 AM - 10:00 AM

Coffee Break

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Talk: Brain Systems Relevant for Reading (Language and Vision)

Dr. John Gabrieli

12:00 PM - 12:45 PM

Lunch

12:45 PM - 2:30 PM

Talk: Brain Systems for Learning to Read & Differences in Dyslexia

Dr. John Gabrieli

2:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Optional Activity: Group Projects

This schedule is preliminary and subject to change. Please check here for updates.

Wednesday

July 10
Selected Topics on Reading and Reading Disabilities

8:00 AM - 8:30 AM

Continental Breakfast

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Talk: Perceptual & Developmental Perspectives

Dr. John Gabrieli

10:00 AM - 10:15 AM

Coffee Break

10:15 AM - 12:00 PM

Talk: Neuroscience of Reading Interventions

Dr. John Gabrieli

12:00 PM - 12:45 PM

Lunch

12:45 PM - 2:30 PM

Talk: Neuroscience of Reading Disabilities Across Languages

Dr. Joanna Christodoulou

This schedule is preliminary and subject to change. Please check here for updates.

Thursday

July 11
Future Developments in Cognitive Neuroscience and Class Contributions

8:00 AM - 8:30 AM

Continental Breakfast

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Talk: Future Contributions of Cognitive Neuroscience to Reading

Dr. John Gabrieli

10:00 AM - 10:15 AM

Coffee Break

10:15 AM - 12:00 PM

Activity: Class Contributions (Approx. 12 min. Each for 6 Groups)

This schedule is preliminary and subject to change. Please check here for updates.