Michael Yartsev

2013 Lindsley Prize

Department: Department of Bioengineering, Helen Wills Neuroscience Institute
Start Year: 2013
Starting Institution: Weizman Institute
Current Institution: University of California, Berkeley

“The society is pleased to honor Dr. Yartsev’s innovative research helping to advance our understanding of how spatial information is processed in the brain,” said Larry Swanson, PhD, president of SfN. “He has already made landmark contributions to the field of behavioral neuroscience and it is clear he has a great scientific career ahead of him.”