Individual Prizes and Fellowships

Swartz Prize for Theoretical and Computational Neuroscience

Swartz

2016 Swartz Prize for Theoretical and Computational Neuroscience recipient Nancy Kopell, PhD, with SfN Past President, Hollis Cline.

The Swartz Prize, supported by the Swartz Foundation, honors an individual whose activities have produced a significant cumulative contribution to theoretical models or computational methods in neuroscience or who has made a particularly noteworthy recent advance in theoretical or computational neuroscience.

Recipients receive a $25,000 prize and complimentary registration, transportation (economy air or ground), and two nights hotel accommodations for the SfN annual meeting. The SfN president presents the prize at a lecture at the SfN annual meeting.

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Swartz Prize Selection Committee

ChairpersonTerm Ends
Steven E Petersen, PhD
Washington Univ Sch Med
12/31/2019
Members 
William Bialek, PhD
Princeton University
12/31/2019
Michale S Fee, PhD
Massachusetts Inst Tech
12/31/2018
Nancy J. Kopell, PhD
Boston Univ
12/31/2019
Timothy O'Leary, PhD, MS
University of Cambridge
12/31/2019
Terrence J Sejnowski, PhD
Salk Institute
12/31/2020
Tatyana O Sharpee, PhD
Salk Institute
12/31/2020

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