Thursday, October 20, 2011

2011 Neuroscience Symposium

The UTSA Neurosciences Institute presents
the 2011 Neuroscience Symposium

The Bilingual Brain
October 25 2011
9:00 am – 4:00 pm

UTSA main campus
BSE 2.102

Lectures and a panel discussion by:

Karen Emmorey PhD, San Diego State University
The bimodal bilingual brain: When language is both
spoken and signed

Judith Kroll PhD, Penn State University
Juggling two languages in one mind and brain:
Evidence for inhibition of the first language

Lee Osterhout PhD, University of Washington
What the brain’s electrical activity can tell us about
how we learn (and forget) a second language

Nicole Wicha PhD, University of Texas at San Antonio
Getting to the meaning of words: perspectives from
the bilingual brain

FREE parking is available upon request. To request a parking pass and for more information, please visit

Sponsored jointly by The UTSA Neurosciences Institute and the NIH sponsored Specialized Neuroscience Research Program.

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