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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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Photo of Roberto Cabeza

Roberto Cabeza, Ph.D.

Psychology & Neuroscience, Arts & Sciences

Photo of Silvia Ferrari

Silvia Ferrari, Ph.D.

Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science, Pratt School of Engineering

Photo of Katherine Heller

Katherine Heller, Ph.D.

Statistical Science, Arts & Sciences

Photo of Sarah H. Lisanby

Sarah H. Lisanby, M.D.

Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, School of Medicine

Photo of John W. Payne

John W. Payne, Ph.D.

Management and Marketing, Fuqua School of Business

Photo of Craig Dane Roberts

Craig Dane Roberts, Ph.D.

Duke Institute for Brain Sciences, Arts & Sciences

Photo of Rochelle Schwartz-Bloom

Rochelle Schwartz-Bloom, Ph.D.

Pharmacology & Cancer Biology, School of Medicine

Photo of Sidney Simon

Sidney Simon, Ph.D.

Neurobiology, School of Medicine