Lab News

Huge congratulations to (now) Dr. Hannah Weinberg-Wolf!! (Feb, 4, 2021)
 
Our former postdoc, Dr. Olga Dal Monte, receives the 2020 Early Career Award from the Society for Social Neuroscience (S4SN) (Jan 14, 2021)
Our former postdoc, Dr. Olga Dal Monte, receives the 2021 Cortex Prize from the Federation of the European Societies of Neuropsychology (Nov 20, 2020)
 
BrainPost (Mar 3, 2020)

Distinct patterns of cortico-limbic connectivity underlie social concern for others

 
Psychology Today (Feb 24, 2020)

Neuroscience of generosity

 
Yale News (Feb 24, 2020)

Yale Study: why monkys choose to drink alone

 
Yale News (Feb 24, 2020)

Why monkeys choose to drink alone

Congratulations to Siqi Fan for receiving the Keystone Symposia Future of Science Fund scholarship to attend and present her work at the Keystone Symposium on Neurocircuitry of Social Behavior this summer.
 
Congratulations to Megha Chawla for receiving a fellowship to attend and participate in the 2020 Summer Seminar in Neuroscience & Philosophy at Duke University. 
 
 

Lab dinner in December (2019)
 

Another fun ‘Carvin’ at the Punkin Patch’ event for this Halloween! About 40 adults and kids displayed their Halloween spirit! (2019)

Congrats to Hannah Weinberg-Wolf for receiving 2019 Trainee Professional Development Award (TPDA) from the Society for Neuroscience (Aug 30, 2019)
 
Congratulations to Dr. Jessica Joiner for her successful PhD defense! (July 8, 2019)

Jessica during her introduction to her pubic defense, and Daeyeol’s illustration of a perfect technique for opening a bottle of champagne during the post-defense party.

  
Yale News (June 14, 2019)

Same brain region weighs decisions made for others as well as for self

 
 
Congratulations to Dr. Matthew Piva! (May 20, 2019)

Matt and I at the graduate school reception after his diploma ceremony. The picture on the right also shows Dr. Stephanie Noble, a long-time friend of the lab.

Congratulations to Siq Fan for receiving a fellowship to attend the 2019 Kavli Summer Institute in Cognitive Neuroscience (Mar 20, 2019)
Siqi will travel to Santa Barbara during the summer to attend a special workshop for computational approaches to cognitive neuroscience!
 
 
Congratulations to the lab for receiving a collaborative Kavli Innovative Research Award (Mar 17, 2019)
Team of our lab, Anirvan Nandy’s lab, and Monika Jadi’s lab has received a cool collaborative Kavli Innovative Research Award to study complex and dynamic social interactions in marmosets! (link)
 
 
 
Congratulations Dr. Matthew Piva, Ph.D. (Oct 25, 2018)
Matt successfully defended his PhD and received a Distinction in PhD in Neuroscience from the Interdepartmental Neuroscience Prorgam at Yale.
 
 
Congrats to Matt for receiving SfN Trainee Professional Development Award (Sep, 2018)
 
 
Congrats to Hannah Weinberg-Wolf (Oct 7, 2018)
Hannah was recently awarded the prestigious Wurtele Fellowship from the Yale Art Gallery to enhance her extracurricular passion in teaching art to the public (Link).
 
 
Congrats to Olga for receiving Cosyne Travel Award (Jan, 2018)
 
 
 
NIMH Biobehavioral Research Awards for Innovative New Scientists (BRAINS) Awards Ceremony (Nov 13, 2017)
Our grant was among the ones celebrated during this ceremony (link).
 
 
 
Congrats to Olga for receiving SfN Trainee Professional Development Award (Sep, 2017)
 
 
 
Yale News (May 1, 2017)
 
 
 
Yale News (May 18, 2016)
 
 
 
Yale Scientific Magazine (Apr 5, 2016)
 
 
Slate (Mar 17, 2016) - most bizzare way to be cited…
 
 
 
Congrats to Olga for receiving the Presidential Travel Award for the Japanese Society for Neuroscience (Feb, 2016)
 
 

Daily Mail (Dec 16, 2015) 
 
 
  
VICE Magazine - Motherboard (Dec 15, 2015) 
 
 
 
 
Yale News (Dec 15, 2015) 
 
 
Congrats to Olga for receiving the Theresa Seessel Postdoc Fellowship (Dec, 2015)
 
 
 
Congrats to Olga & Matt for receiving the Best Poster Award at the Society for Social Neuroscience (S4SN) meeting (Oct, 2015)
 
 
 
Congrats to Olga & Matt for receiving the Best Poster Award at the Gordon Research Conference on Amygdala (Aug, 2015)
 
 
 
 
 
New York Times & Alfred P. Sloan Foundation (Feb 23, 2015) 
 
 
  
Congrats to Olga & Wes for each receiving the Postdoctoral Scholar Travel Fund from Yale (June, 2015)
 
 
Congrats to Matt for receiving the Predoctoral NSERC Fellowship (Mar, 2015)
 
 
 
Skeptially Speaking (Mar 1, 2013) 
 
 
NBC News (Dec 28th, 2012) 
 
 
Nature-Asia Highlights (Dec 24th, 2012) 
 
 
Nature News (Dec 23rd, 2012) 
 
 
 
National Geographic (Dec 23rd, 2012) 
 
 
Scientific American (Dec 26th, 2012) 
 
 
EurekAlert! (Dec 23rd, 2012) 
 
 
Society for Neuroscience Press Room: The Social Brain (Oct. 16th, 2012)
 
 
 
Biological Psychiatry (July 24th, 2012) 
 
 
National Geographic, Daily News (Jan 9th, 2012) 
 
 
US News (HealthDay) (Jan 10th, 2012) 
 
 
ScienceNews (April 7th, 2012) 
 
 
 
EurekAlert! (AAAS) (Jan 5th, 2012) 
 
 
AAAS Science Update Radio Snippet (Jan 25th, 2012) 
 
 
abc News (Jan 11th, 2012)