SfN Members Take Home the 2016 Kavli Prize
The 2016 Kavli Prize Laureates in Neuroscience were announced on today. These winners were awarded for the discovery of mechanisms that allow experience and neural activity to remodel brain function.
- Eve Marder, Brandeis University (SfN member and SfN past president)
- Michael Merzenich, University of California San Francisco
- Carla Shatz, Stanford University (SfN member and SfN past president)
The Kavli Prize in Neuroscience recognizes outstanding achievement in advancing our knowledge and understanding of the brain and nervous system, including molecular neuroscience, cellular neuroscience, systems neuroscience, neurogenetics, developmental neuroscience, cognitive neuroscience, computational neuroscience, and related facets of the brain and nervous system.