Tag Archives: Hippocampus

PhD Opportunity

We are seeking a UK/EU candidate for a PhD position in the School of Natural Sciences and Psychology at Liverpool John Moores University to start before November 2016. The PhD will focus on Memory and Neurodegeneration, with the specific aim … Continue reading

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Integrity

We have a paper about to come out on Neuroreport where a novel measure of hippocampal integrity is compared to more standard hippocampal volumetrics, for the purpose of prediction of future cognitive ability. The abstract: The risk of Alzheimer’s disease … Continue reading

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On the way out (part 1)

The input order of free recall has long been a subject of research in psychology (…). (I)tems presented at the beginning of the list (primacy) and items presented at the end of the list (recency) are remembered better than middle … Continue reading

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The Preservation of Memory

Hello blogosphere, I have a book out that I have edited for Routledge (T&F), and I wanted to tell you about it. The title is The Preservation of Memory¬†and it collects works from a number of scholars (me included, I … Continue reading

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Memory and the brain

In my last post, I talked about the relationship between the mind and the brain in very general and abstract terms. This discussion was spawned by considerations upon the complex relationship between the size of the hippocampus (a brain region … Continue reading

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AAIC 2014

I have just come back from the beautiful Copenhagen, where I attended and presented at the Alzheimer’s Association International Conference. It was an amazing experience and here is a link to my poster. DBruno et al Poster AAIC 14  

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