Susan Greenfield

Scientist • Writer • Broadcaster

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Baroness Susan Greenfield CBE, is a British scientist, writer, broadcaster and member of the House of Lords. Specialising in the physiology of the brain, Susan researches the impact of 21st century technologies on the mind, how the brain generates consciousness and novel approaches to neurodegenerative diseases such as Alzheimer's and Parkinson's. Susan has written a range of non-specialist books on issues relating to the mind and brain for the general reader. She appears regularly on radio and television and frequently gives talks to the public and private sector.

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A Day in the Life of the Brain

Posted by Susan Greenfield on 25 May 2016

A Day in the Life of the Brain

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Upcoming Events

Aspen BrainLab 2016

Saturday, 23rd July 2016, 2:00pm — 5:00pm

Susan Greenfield will be taking part in this year Aspen BrainLab event, in Session 2, discussing The 21st Century Mind. For further details, please click here.

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Festival of Politics

Friday, 19th August 2016, 12:00pm — 1:00pm

Susan Greenfield will be at this years Festival of Politics. Her lecture will discuss both the transformative effects of new technologies upon the human brain, our minds and in particular the unprecedented changes that could occur in the young developing brain.  Susan Greenfield will also discuss what she calls ‘one of the biggest problems of our time’ – Alzheimer’s disease – and the research that may one day lead to...

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