Part of the series “Chasing Consciousness: From Cells to Societies, Neuroscience to Machine Awareness”

Speaker: Niko Schiff (Brain Mind Research Institute, Weill Cornell)
Moderated by: Catherine Chung (Writer)

Nicholas (“Niko”) Schiff, the Jerold B. Katz Professor of Neurology and Neuroscience in the Feil Family Brain and Mind Research Institute at Weill Cornell Medical College, will discuss recent advances in understanding how brain imaging and electrophysiological measurements are advancing to identify consciousness and cognition in the injured brain, as well as the challenges ahead of bringing out latent capacities for communication.

Friday, September 30, 5 p.m. – 6 p.m.
Art Lounge of the Rubin Museum of Art