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Recordings of the Webinars by Elkhonon Goldberg, Ph.D., ABPP

Luria Neuroscience Institute

Monday, February 4, 2019 at 9:30 PM - Saturday, June 1, 2019 at 10:30 PM (EST)

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Ticket Type Sales End Price Fee Quantity
Executive Functions and Frontal Lobes in Health and Disease (Recorded on January 26, 2019) Jun 1, 2019 $145.00 $0.00
Executive Functions and Frontal Lobes in Health and Disease (Recorded on January 31, 2019) Jun 1, 2019 $145.00 $0.00

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The Luria Neuroscience Institute offers new webinars about the brain and the mind. The webinars are intended for the mental health professionals concerned with brain health and brain disorders: psychologists, neuropsychologists, psychiatrists, neurologists, cognitive neuroscientists, and other clinicians and researchers. Participants have the option of taking either a single webinar or both webinars.

CE credits: 3 CE Credits for a 3 hours long webinar.

In the past, many participants expressed preference for weekday programs, whereas many others – for weekend programs. To accommodate such divergent preferences, we are offering the webinar twice with identical content – on January 26 (Saturday) and January 31 (Thursday).

Fees: $145 for a three-hour webinar. For those requiring CE credits, there is a separate $15 processing fee charged by CE credit sponsor R. Cassidy Seminars.

Executive Functions and Frontal Lobes in Health and Disease

Topics to be covered:

  1. Executive functions and frontal-lobe functions: are they the same?
  2. Components of executive functions (planning, impulse control, working memory, and others).
  3. Frontal lobes and large-scale networks (Central Executive, Default Mode, and others).
  4. Agent-centered cognition and frontal-lobe functions.
  5. Executive functions and laterality.
  6. Sex differences in the functional organization of the frontal lobes.
  7. Executive functions and intelligence.
  8. Role of the frontal lobes in novelty-seeking and creativity.
  9. Regulation of emotions: frontal lobes and amygdala.
  10. Executive deficit in neurological and psychiatric disorders.

Frequently Asked Questions and Answers are here.

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Download webinars brochure here (PDF file, 160 Kb).

About the Instructor

The series of mental health courses and workshops are provided by Elkhonon Goldberg, Ph.D., ABPP (wikipedia) with the participation of additional select faculty. Elkhonon Goldberg is a clinical neuropsychologist and a cognitive neuroscientist with more than 30 years of experience. Goldberg’s clinical practice spans the whole range of neuropsychological disorders, including traumatic brain injury, dementias, neurodevelopmental disorders, and forensic neuropsychology. Goldberg research includes cortical organization, hemispheric specialization, frontal lobes, memory, traumatic brain injury, dementias, schizophrenia, and other topics. Goldberg has authored several influential books and published a number of research papers in peer-reviewed journals. Goldberg is also a sought-after educator who lectures worldwide. He was a Visiting Professor at Hebrew University of Jerusalem, University of Sydney and has taught at other major universities worldwide. He has mentored a number of students and post-doctoral trainees, many of whom have become prominent neuropsychologists and neuroscientists in their own right. Elkhonon Goldberg is a Clinical Professor in the Department of Neurology of New York University School of Medicine and a Diplomate of The American Board of Professional Psychology in Clinical Neuropsychology. He is a recipient of The Copernicus Prize for his “contributions to interdisciplinary dialogue between neurosciences and neuropsychology, and the Tempos Hominis medal for international medical sciences education.” He is a foreign member of The Venetian Institute of Science, Literature and Arts. His books The Executive Brain (2001), The Wisdom Paradox (2005), and The New Executive Brain (2009) have been translated into close to 20 languages. He co-authored (with Alvaro Fernandez) The SharpBrains Guide to Cognitive Fitness and is the Chief Scientific Adviser of Elkhonon Goldberg was a student and close associate of Alexander Luria, one of the “founding fathers” of neuropsychology as a scientific discipline.

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Monday, February 4, 2019 at 9:30 PM - Saturday, June 1, 2019 at 10:30 PM (EST)

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Luria Neuroscience Institute

LURIA NEUROSCIENCE INSTITUTE (LNI) is dedicated to advancing and disseminating knowledge about the brain and the mind. Bridging the gap between clinicians, educators, neuroscientists, and the general public through a vigorous exchange of ideas and information is central to our mission. We promote and conduct cutting edge research through an international network of collaborations with leading universities and research centers. We foster and facilitate international and interdisciplinary collaborations and exchanges. LNI is named after the great neuropsychologist Alexander Luria.
Tel: 800.906.5866 / 212.541.6412
Fax: 800.906.5866 / 212.246.8916

Luria Neuroscience Institute
315 West 57th Street, Ste 401
New York, NY 10019

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