The Distinguished Career Contributions Award (DCC)

Congratulations to Marlene Behrmann, our 2020 Distinguished Career Contributions Awardee. Marlene Behrmann will receive her award and give her lecture in the Grand Ballroom of the Sheraton Boston Hotel.

Speaker: Marlene Behrmann, Thomas S. Baker University Professor of Cognitive Neuroscience, Department of Psychology and Neuroscience Institute, Carnegie Mellon University

Abstract Coming Soon!

The Distinguished Career Contributions Award (DCC) was established in 2012 and it is sponsored by the Fred Kavli Foundation from 2019-2023. This award honors senior cognitive neuroscientists for their sustained and distinguished career, including outstanding scientific contributions, leadership and mentoring in the field of cognitive neuroscience.

An annual call for nominations for the Fred Kavli Distinguished Career Contributions Award will be made to the membership of the society. The recipient of the prize will attend the annual meeting of the Cognitive Neuroscience Society and deliver the Fred Kavli Distinguished Career Contributions lecture.


Previous Winner:

2019 Daniel L. Schacter, Department of Psychology, Harvard University
2018 Alfonso Caramazza, Harvard University
2017 Marcia K. Johnson, Yale University
2016 James Haxby, University of Trento, Dartmouth College
2015 Marta Kutas, Ph.D., University of California, San Diego
2014 Marsel Mesulam, M.D., Northwestern University
2013 Robert T. Knight, M.D., University of California, Berkeley
2012 Morris Moscovitch, Ph.D., University of Toronto



CNS 2020
March 14–17, 2020

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