Presentations will focus on current directions in research and practice on cultural competence and diversity, with a focus on its link to psychological processes across disciplines. Invited speakers from UMD include Michele Gelfand, Ph.D. (Department of Psychology) and Terence Thornberry, Ph.D. (Department of Criminology & Criminal Justice), as well as student speakers. Our outstanding list of external speakers includes Anna Lau, Ph.D. (University of California, Los Angeles), and John Strang, Psy.D. (Department of Neuropsychology, Center for Autism Spectrum Disorders, Children's National Health System).
April 13, 2012
10:15am - 11:30am
Dr. Takao Hensch from Harvard University will give a talk entitled "Shaping neural circuits by early experience". More info cam be found at the link below.