Living with Face Blindness - Town Hall

Moderator:
Christina Pressl, M.D.
Instructor of Clinical Investigation
The Rockefeller University

Speakers:
Winrich Freiwald, Ph.D. (3:50)
Associate Professor and Head, Laboratory of Neural Systems
The Rockefeller University CLICK HERE for presentation slides

Brad Duchaine, Ph.D. (20:06)
Professor, Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences
Dartmouth College  CLICK HERE for presentation slides

Joe DeGutis, Ph.D. (53:53) Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry
Harvard Medical School  CLICK HERE for presentation slides

Heather Sellers, Ph.D. (1:15:20)
Living with face blindness
Author, You Don’t Look Like Anyone I Know: A True Story of
Family, Face Blindness, and Forgiveness
Professor, Department of English
University of South Florida CLICK HERE for website

Panel Discussion (1:42:22)
Sponsored By: The The Rockefeller University and Clinical Directors Network (CDN)

Session Goals:
• to share information and raise awareness about the experience and challenges of face blindness
• to update the community on the latest research into the biology of face blindness
• to brainstorm with clinicians, researchers, advocacy groups, and other interested stakeholders about under-diagnosis and support for face blindness
• to promote the creation of a diverse community of people interested in face blindness to inform future research

Supported in part by grant #UL1TR001866 from the National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences (NCATS), National Institutes of Health

Date/Time:
Tuesday, December 13th, 2016, 5:00 - 8:30 PM EST

Duration: 02:41:00

Video tags: Clinical Research