Dr. Michael Merzenich

Dr. Michael Merzenich

Professor Emeritus, UCSF

https://www.michaelmerzenich.com/

Dr. Merzenich is often credited with discovering lifelong plasticity, with being the first to harness plasticity for human benefit in his co-invention of the cochlear implant, and for pioneering the field of plasticity-based computerized brain exercise. He is Professor Emeritus at UCSF, Co-Founder and Chief Scientist at Posit Science, and a Kavli Laureate in Neuroscience. Among many tributes, he has been honored by each of the US National Academies (of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine). He may be most widely-known for a number of broadcast specials on the brain on public television.

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Your Brain on Joy

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Your Brain on Gratitude

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Your Brain on Fear

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Your Brain at Work

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Your Brain on Travel

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Your Brain Outdoors

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Being a Dad is Good For Your Brain

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Your Brain on Motherhood this Mother’s Day

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Here’s What Happens in the Brain When You’re Punked on April Fools’

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Your Brain on Sleep

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Your Brain on Love

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Why 80% Fail at New Year’s Resolutions by Valentine’s Day…

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