Brain Science Podcasts, and Webinars

Neuroplasticity and Healing

The Dalai Lama's first visit to Alabama included several large public gatherings but I was invited to attend "Neuroplasticity and Healing," which was the scientific symposium he hosted at the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB), with Dr. Michael Merzenich.

How to Make Your Brain Smarter At Any Age

Dr. Michael Merzenich speaks with Michael Sandler about how you can achieve a sharper mind with greater focus, better memory, and more patience, creativity and resilience.

Brain Training and Huntington's Disease

BrainHQ researcher and New Zealand Fulbright Scholar Melanie Cheung discusses her research in treating Huntington's disease in New Zealand's Maori community with targeted brain training. (note: there is a short introduction in Maori and a small part of the program is in the Maori language, but the interview is mostly in English.)

What is Brain Plasticity?

Enjoy a conversation between Dr. Michael Merzenich and Dr. Norman Doidge (author of The Brain That Changes Itself) about brain plasticity.

How Plastic is Your Brain?

Hear Dr. Merzenich and Rex Lipman discuss brain plasticity on Australia's ABC radio.

Brain Plasticity

In this fascinating podcast with Dr. Ginger Campbell, Dr. Michael Merzenich discusses brain plasticity and its capacity to improve your life and health outcomes.

How Auditory Brain Training Can Change Your Life

Listen to a recent in-depth podcast of Dr. Michael Merzenich in conversation with Alex Doman.

Neuroplasticity and Brain Health

On the Brain Science Podcast with Dr. Ginger Campbell, Dr. Michael Merzenich and talks about how the invention and perfection of the cochlear implant led to many key discoveries about neuroplasticity and how it can be used to improve the brain.

Brain Plasticity

Listen to Dr. Michael Merzenich discuss adult plasticity and traumatic brain injury on Groks Science Radio Show.

A Brain Plasticity Perspective on Autism Origin and Treatment

Listen and follow along with Dr. Michael Merzenich's in-depth webinar on plasticity and autism for the Simons Foundation Autism Research Initiative.

The Fantastic Plastic Brain

Read a transcript of a seminar hosted by the Kavli Foundation that features brain science experts Dr. Randy Nudo, Dr. Michael Merzenich, and Dr. Randy Bruno.

Brain Plasticity-Based Medicine

Watch Dr. Merzenich's recent lecture at the University of Sydney, Australia.

Promising Interventions for Neurocognitive Impairments in HIV

See slides from Dr. Sean O'Rourke's webinar about cognitive decline and brain training for people with HIV.