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UK Fellow, Psychology, elected in 2010

Dr Karalyn Patterson FBA

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About this Fellow

The organisation of language and memory in adult humans, as revealed primarily by the impact of brain disease or injury, and including comparisons of English and Japanese languages



Current post

  • Academic Researcher, Department of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Cambridge

Past Appointments

  • Programme Leader, Cognition & Brain Sciences Unit, Cambridge, Experimental Psychology Society, 1970
  • Academic Researcher, Department of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Cambridge, 1970

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Professor Barbara Sahakian

Neuropsychology, neuropsychiatry, psychopharmacology, neuroimaging and neuroethics. Focusing on cognition, motivation and their interaction in neurological and psychiatric disorders and brain injury.

Professor Jay McClelland

Neural network models of human learning, memory and development in linguistic, semantic and mathematical cognition; Complementary learning systems in the brain and the effects of brain damage on cognition

Professor Nancy Kanwisher

The functional organization of the human brain, as a window into the architecture of the mind, studied with functional MRI and other methods of cognitive neuroscience