is Term Assistant Professor at Barnard College, NY.
His research deals with adaptive emotional state control and mind-body
connections. While not an expert in empathy, in this
interview, Josh gives us a report on some of the latest
findings about the nature of empathy from the 5th Annual Meeting of the
Social & Affective Neuroscience Society.
- Symposium Session A: Empathy
for Positive and Negative Emotions:
- Poster Session D (Empathy, Culture, Social Interaction...)
- Session I Empathy & Choice Sub
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2012-05-21 -Developments in Social and Affective Neuroscience
and Affective Neuroscience(SAN)
meeting felt like one of those times in history when it was clear that a
field was about to explode, in size, reach, and importance. It was plain
to see that the number of labs and researchers has been growing
dramatically and the field is attracting some of the brightest young
minds of the generation.