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The 2014 - 2015 academic year includes both fall and spring CRAM meetings, as usual. This year's theme is memory enhancement. The fall meeting will provide a review and discussion of working memory training. The spring meeting will focus on a variety of methods (nutritional, exercise, TMS) to try to enhance memory function.



Fall 2014 CRAM meeting Thursday, Dec 11, 2014; 1-4pm
Location: Harvard University, 33 Kirkland Street, William James Hall Room B01
Registration is free but required; please email CRAM@bostonmemory.org to indicate that you would like to attend


Symposium Title: Working Memory Training: Where Do We Stand?
Susanne Jaeggi, University of California Irvine
Title: Working memory training and transfer – Knowns and unknowns
Thomas Redick, Purdue University
Title: What's working in working memory training?
Discussion moderated by John Gabrieli
Parking options include:

Purchase a one day visitor parking pass from Harvard ($15.00):
http://www.transportation.harvard.edu/parking/visitors/online-daily-permits

Use a nearby paid non-Harvard lot:
http://www.harvardsquare.com/parking



Spring 2015 CRAM meeting WEDNESDAY, March 18, 2015
Location: Boston University- Room TBD
Symposium Title: Enhancing learning and memory: Current status and further directions.
Neal Cohen, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Title: The Well-Fed Hippocampus: Effects of Nutrition on Memory
Arthur Kramer, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Title: Walking Towards a Healthier Brain & Mind
Joel Voss, Northwestern University
Title: Modulating hippocampal-cortical brain networks and memory using noninvasive stimulation







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