Robert Desimone, Ph.D.

Robert Desimone, Ph.D.

Robert Desimone, Ph.D.
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2020 Goldman-Rakic Prize for Cognitive Neuroscience Research

Robert Desimone, Ph.D.

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Director

McGovern Institute

Doris and Don Berkey Professor, Brain and Cognitive Sciences

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

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2020 Goldman-Rakic Prize for Cognitive Neuroscience Research

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Robert Desimone is director of the McGovern Institute and the Doris and Don Berkey Professor in the Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences. Prior to joining the McGovern Institute in 2004, he was director of the Intramural Research Program at the National Institutes of Mental Health, the largest mental health research center in the world.

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