Intelligence, Learning, and Plasticity

Intelligence, Learning, and Plasticity

Investigating the nature of human intelligence and decision-making

Members are uncovering their neural foundations and establishing new methods to enhance performance.

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  • Aron K. Barbey

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    Aguiar selected for JCC Chicago Women inPower cohort

    Andrea Aguiar
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    Long-term study of pregnant women finds increasing chemical exposure

    Susan Schantz
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    Seven students win 2022 Beckman Institute Graduate Fellowships

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    Beckman postdoctoral fellows address cancer research, medical imaging grand challenges

    2022 Postdoctoral Fellows cohort
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    Beckman researchers use MRI to image epigenetics in the brain