• The Lewis-Peacock Lab

    Using functional imaging to investigate how memory interacts with attention, cognitive control and learning…

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  • The Aldrich Lab

    Working to understand the molecular machines that generate and process information in the brain…

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  • The Fiete Lab

    Investigating the dynamics and coding principles of the brain, through simulation and theory…

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  • The Drew Lab

    Investigating how context memory is represented in the hippocampus…

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  • The Poldrack Lab

    Researching how we learn to change our behavior…

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About the Center

The Center for Learning and Memory (CLM) is a basic research center comprised of neuroscientists with the shared goal of elucidating the mechanisms that govern learning and memory.

Memory matters.  A lot.  It is one of the qualities that makes us human.  It is thus a cruel fact that many diseases that impact brain health, including Alzheimer’s, addiction, depression, traumatic injury, epilepsy and stroke, affect learning and memory and place a staggering burden on society in terms of human suffering and economic impact.

Given these costs to society, CLM’s research is unquestionably for and about our daily lives and public health.  Research at CLM builds the foundation of knowledge about the brain that is essential for understanding disorders of learning and memory.  Our goal is to begin to understand, at a fundamental level, what it means to be human.

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Drew Lab Spotlight

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The Drew Lab is investigating the function of new neurons in the adult brain. How they work and what they’re good for…

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