CFI, NSRIT funds help StFX researchers establish cognitive neuroscience research lab

Dr. Lindsay Berrigan A new cognitive neuroscience research lab is being established at StFX thanks to nearly $80,000 in funding received from the Canadian Foundation for Innovation (CFI) and the Nova Scotia Research and Innovation Trust (NSRIT). The lab will be equipped with electroencephalography (EEG) technology, which records the electrical activity of the brain, and will enable faculty to research the biological systems that support how people think.  “Establishing an EEG laboratory at StFX will undoubtedly increase our capacity to conduct cognitive neuroscience research,” says StFX psychology professor Dr. Lindsay Berrigan, who along with co-applicants, Dean of Science and psychology professor Dr. Petra Hauf and human kinetics professor Dr. Mel Lam will create the Applied Neuro-Cognitive Research (ANChoR) Laboratory at StFX.   Funding in the amount of $39,791 comes from…


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