News & Events

MBB Class of 2018

June 7, 2018

Congratulations to the MBB Class of 2018!

Mind Brain Behavior extends warm congratulations to the Class of 2018. Our graduates include 48 seniors completing track and secondary field programs, and this class was our largest in 12 years and included our largest group of secondary field graduates ever. We recognized our graduating students with a ceremony held the morning of Wednesday, May 23rd at the Harvard...

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MBB Poster Showcase

April 23, 2018

4:00-6:00 PM
William James Hall Library (33 Kirkland Street, Cambridge).

Come see and hear about the exciting work being done by our postdoctoral fellows and students at the 2018 MBB POSTER SHOWCASE!

Food and drinks will be provided. All are invited.

MBB Young Investigator Series: Clinical Psychology

April 12, 2018

The Harvard Mind Brain Behavior Interfaculty Initiative’s Young Investigator Series is hosting an upcoming speaker event on Thursday, April 12, at 5:30pm in the Richard B. Simches Research Building at Massachusetts General Hospital. This event’s talks will focus on interdisciplinary topics within clinical psychology – see the attached flyer for details. All fellows, postdocs, residents, and early investigators are welcome to come! Free pizza and refreshments will be served. Please spread the word, and we hope to see you there!

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The Perfect Gift? Unwrapping the Mysteries of Giving and Receiving

March 22, 2018

5:15 - 6:45 PM
Wexner 436 (Harvard Kennedy School)
79 John F. Kennedy Street, Cambridge

Gift giving is an ancient custom, but modern science and philosophy are only just beginning to shape our understanding of what it means to give. Come hear our expert panelists as they discuss the psychosocial and biological underpinnings behind why we give, illuminate what gifts matter most, and challenge our conceptions on what gifts can be.


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You Snooze, You Win: Benefits of Sleep on Memory and Performance

February 15, 2018

5:15 - 6:45 PM
William James Hall, B1
33 Kirkland Street, Cambridge

Sleep, we all know we need it, and most of us have at one time or another felt the consequences of getting too little of it, but WHY? Come and learn from cross disciplinary thought leaders as they discuss the biological and psychological underpinnings of sleep, the effects of too little sleep on cognition and academic performance, and the potential for future technologies to monitor and/or improve sleep quality.


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