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Charles Nelson, ‘Sensitive Periods in Human Development’

November 2, 2018 at 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Please join the Center for Slavic, Eurasian and East European Studies for the Fourth Annual Ann Rankin Cowan Lecture on Friday, November 2 at 3 p.m. in the FedEx Global Center Nelson Mandela Auditorium.

This year’s speaker is Charles Nelson, a renowned neuroscientist who studies the effects of early experience on brain and behavioral development. He is well-known for his work with the Bucharest Early Intervention Project, studying the development of orphans who have suffered extreme neglect, and co-authored a book, Romania’s Abandoned Children. With the support of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Nelson has international projects in Bangladesh, Romania, Brazil and Pakistan.


November 2, 2018
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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FedEx Global Education Center, Nelson Mandela Auditorium
301 Pittsboro St.
Chapel Hill, NC 27516 United States


Center for Slavic, Eurasian & East European Studies
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