Friday, September 23, 9am – Monday, September 26, 2016, 3pm
In this course we review the development and anatomy of the cerebral cortex. We review the history of brain asymmetry, as well as the phylogenetic development of the brain and the evolution of the human brain. We review the anatomy and function of the lobes of the brain. We discusses the executive functions of the prefrontal cortex. We review the emotional regulation of the brain and the role of the right and left hemispheres in emotional regulation.