OF INTEREST: How The Ear’s Works Work

Saturday, May 15, 2017
5:00 PM

Location: Chicago Cultural Center – Claudia Cassidy Theater

How the Ear’s Works Work: A Biological Hearing Aid Optimizes Your Hearing
The Grossman Institute’s Mind and Brain Annual Public Lecture
A. James Hudspeth, M.D., Ph.D.
Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
F.M. Kirby Professor, Rockefeller University

The Grossman Institute for Neuroscience, Quantitative Biology and Human Behavior at the University of Chicago hosts an annual free Neuroscience Public Lecture, designed to provide insights into key developments in neuroscience research to a diverse audience.

This year Jim Hudspeth, a Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigator and Professor at Rockefeller University, will discuss exciting advances in our understanding of the inner ear.

Dr. Hudspeth is renowned for his ability to communicate both the remarkable properties that give rise to the senses of hearing and balance, and research advances in repair and regeneration of damaged inner ear sensory cells.

This series is designed for a wide audience. The event is free and open to the public, but your RSVP is requested below.

REGISTER HERE: http://neuroscience.uchicago.edu/public-lecture/

PLEASE NOTE: This event is marked “of interest” as something our members might be interested in, but there is no formal, organized Meetup arranged yet. Interested in making it a “real” event? Let us know and you can be the point of contact for your fellow skeptics!

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