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Brain and Society

DIBS investigators are transcending the boundaries between neuroscience, the social sciences, and the humanities to provide novel insights into the neural basis for behaviors that are particularly relevant to human interactions. DIBS investigators from the School of Medicine, Arts and Sciences, and the Fuqua School of Business are combining their expertise in genetics, behavior, cognition, economics, and neuroscience to illuminate the neural basis of decision-making, communication, social cognition, social behavior, and affective processes in humans and animal models.

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Greg Appelbaum, Ph.D.

Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, School of Medicine

Photo of Dan Ariely

Dan Ariely, Ph.D.

Business, Fuqua School of Business

Photo of Melissa Aselage

Melissa Aselage, Ph.D., RN-BC, FNP-BC

Nursing, School of Nursing

Photo of Jeffrey Browndyke

Jeffrey Browndyke, Ph.D.

Psychiatry & Behavorial Sciences, Division of Medical Psychology, School of Medicine

Photo of Stephen Mitroff

Stephen Mitroff, Ph.D.

Psychology & Neuroscience, Arts & Sciences

Photo of Amir Rezvani

Amir Rezvani, Ph.D.

Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, Division of Biological Psychiatry, School of Medicine

Photo of Walter Sinnott-Armstrong

Walter Sinnott-Armstrong, Ph.D.

Philosophy, Arts & Sciences

Photo of Scott Swartzwelder

Scott Swartzwelder, Ph.D.

Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, School of Medicine