Department Calendar

Sound and Brain Health: What have we learned from Music? …and Concussion?

Thursday, May 24, 2018, 03:45pm

Nina Kraus, PhD

Professor of Communication Sciences, Neurobiology, and Otolaryngology
Hugh Knowles Chair at Northwestern University
Northwestern University

Nina Kraus, is a neuroscientist, inventor, musician, and Hugh Knowles Professor of Communication Sciences who advocates for best practices in education, health, and social policy. Studying newborns to adults aged 90+, her research shows how our lives surrounded by sounds—for better (musicians) or worse (injury, hearing loss)—shape how we hear.

 Reception to immediately follow in the Hallway Event Space

Location : Rutgers Academic Building, Lecture Hall, Rm. 4225