Terrence Sejnowski receives Swartz Prize for Theoretical and Computational Neuroscience …

WASHINGTON, DC — The Society for Neuroscience (SfN) will award the Swartz Prize for Theoretical and Computational Neuroscience to Terrence Sejnowski, PhD, of the Salk Institute for Biological Studies. The $25,000 prize, supported by The Swartz Foundation, recognizes an individual who has produced a significant cumulative contribution to theoretical models or computational methods in neuroscience. The award will be presented during Neuroscience 2015, SfN’s annual meeting and the world’s largest source of emerging news about brain science and health. “Dr. Sejnowski is deserving of this prize for his role in founding and growing the field of computational neuroscience, his commitment to training and mentoring young scientists, and his many major research discoveries,” SfN President Steven Hyman said. “It is an honor to recognize his tireless efforts to understand the computational‚Ķ


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