Press

Media Inquiries can be directed to:

Jacqueline Mitchell | Senior Science Communications Manager
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Boston, MA 02215
P. 617-667-7306| F. 617-667-7317|E. jsmitche@bidmc.harvard.edu


Awards

Trailblazer Award

Trailblazer Award Nomination

Lesion Network Mapping

Scientific American

The imposter syndrome:

The Man Who Mistook His Wife for an Imposter


‘You’re Not My Wife, You’re an Impostor’


Love interrupted


Medscape Logo

Lesions Connected to Two Brain Areas May Cause Delusional Misidentification


https://healthcare.utah.edu/healthlibrary/related/doc.php?type=6&id=718440



Lesion Network Analysis:

https://www.bidmc.org/about-bidmc/news/neuroscientist-aaron-d-boes-honored-by-american-academy-of-neurology

Do-it-yourself Brain Stimulation:

http://www.wbur.org/commonhealth/2016/07/11/caution-brain-hacking

http://health.usnews.com/health-news/patient-advice/articles/2016-08-30/non-surgical-brain-stimulation-shows-promise-but-unknowns-remain

https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2016/07/160707142548.htm

http://www.mdedge.com/neurologyreviews/article/111962/self-administered-transcranial-direct-current-stimulation-may-pose

http://www.news-medical.net/news/20160823/Dangers-of-do-it-yourself-brain-stimulation-an-interview-with-Dr-Michael-D-Fox.aspx

Criminality:

https://pnas.altmetric.com/details/30629132/news


Can brain lesions contribute to criminal behavior?


Mapping brain lesions for clues to criminal behavior

Harvard researchers worked with colleagues to map brain lesions in 17 patients who exhibited criminal behavior after — but not before — the lesions appeared.


Consciousness:

http://www.bidmc.org/News/PRLandingPage/2016/November/Fox-Consciousness.aspx

https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/the-athletes-way/201611/harvard-study-decrypts-the-ancient-mystery-consciousness

http://www.sciencealert.com/harvard-scientists-think-they-ve-pinpointed-the-neural-source-of-consciousness

http://bigthink.com/philip-perry/harvard-researchers-have-found-the-source-of-human-consciousness

http://www.universityherald.com/articles/61552/20170121/harvard-research-has-discovered-where-the-consciousness-is.htm

http://www.collective-evolution.com/2017/04/06/harvard-scientists-think-theyve-pinpointed-the-physical-source-of-consciousness/

http://www.natureworldnews.com/articles/31525/20161110/eureka-human-consciousness-mystery-solved-breakthrough-study.htm

http://www.zmescience.com/medicine/mind-and-brain/consciousness-brain-regions/

 

Harvard Scientists Think They’ve Pinpointed the Physical Source of Consciousness

Harvard May Have Pinpointed the Source of Human Consciousness

Harvard Researchers May Have Located the Source of Human Consciousness