Neurology scholar to present next Ford Distinguished Lecture March 6

van essenThe campus community is invited to the spring Ford Distinguished Lecture, which will be presented by David C. Van Essen, the Alumni Endowed Professor of Neurology at Washington University in St. Louis, on Thursday, March 6, at 4:30 p.m. at the Iris S. and Bert L. Wolstein Research Building auditorium.

In his talk, “The Human Connectome Project: Progress and Prospects,” Van Essen will discuss his role as a principal investigator on the Human Connectome Project, a $30 million National Institute of Health grant to map brain circuitry.

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