Antonio R. Damasio, M.D.
Ph.D is M.W. Van Allen Professor and Head of Neurology,
. He completed his medical degree and doctorate at the University of Lisbon
and was a research fellow at the
. He has won many honors and awards, including the Arnold Pfeffer Prize (2002),
the Reenpaa Prize in Neuroscience (2000), and was elected to the
of Arts and Sciences (1997) and the Neurosciences Research Program (1997). His
research interests include neurobiology of the mind, specifically the
understanding of the neural systems that sub serve memory, language, emotion,
and decision-making; his clinical interests focus on disorders of behavior and
cognition, and movement disorders.
Damasio, Antonio R. Looking for Spinoza.
Damasio, Antonio R. The Feeling of What
Happens. Harvest Books: 2000.
Demasio, Antonio R. Descartes' Error:
Emotion, Reason and the Human Brain.
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