Poster session

Interdisciplinary Neurosciences Conference at UMass: The Neuroscience of Thought and Emotion


Event Details

Thursday, May 30, 2024

12:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Student Union

280 Hicks Way

Amherst MA 01003


Event Website


Paul Katz



This annual scientific conference is free and open to faculty, post-docs, graduate students, undergraduates, and research staff of UMass and nearby colleges and universities.  The talks this year will focus on the Neuroscience of Thought and Emotion. The keynote speakers will be Elizabeth Phelps, the Pershing Square Professor of Human Neuroscience at Harvard University, and Florian Engert, Professor in Cellular and Molecular Biology at Harvard University. The conference will also feature talks by local faculty, and an evening poster session. Registration is required.