Neuroscience & Public Policy Seminar by Dr. Russ Poldrack
Title: How and what can we predict using neuroimaging?
Thursday, September 13, 2018
Biotechnology Auditorium Room 1111 (425 Henry Mall), Genetics-Biotechnology Center Building
Speaker: Dr. Russ Poldrack, Stanford University There is currently substantial excitement regarding the utility of neuroimaging (particularly fMRI) for decoding of mental states and prediction of future behavior. I will discuss the current state and future prospects of neuroprediction, with a particular focus on the need for methods that provide accurate generalization to new contexts and individuals.