In the New York Times Sunday Review, the Martinos Center's Lisa Feldman Barrett discusses the possible role of “affective realism” - the tendency of your feelings to influence what you see - in police shootings.
Seed grant funding will advance accelerated diffusion and functional MRI scans for children with autism
Dara Manoach and Co-PI Susan Whitfield-Gabrieli have received seed grant funding from the Simons Center for the Social Brain at MIT. The funding is for a project entitled "Development of accelerated diffusion and functional MRI scans with real-time motion tracking for children with autism." Investigators Dylan Tisdall, Andre van der Kouwe, Paul Wighton, Anastasia Yendiki and Kawin Setsompop will also contribute to this effort.