Ed Boyden

Y. Eva Tan Professor in Neurotechnology, Howard Hughes Medical Institute and McGovern Institute, Departments of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, Media Arts and Sciences, and Biological Engineering
Ed Boyden's group develops tools for analyzing and repairing complex biological systems such as the brain, and applies them systematically to reveal ground truth principles of biological function as well as to repair these systems.

Michael Halassa

Assistant Professor, Department of Brain & Cognitive Sciences
Michael Halassa is a neuroscientist and psychiatrist who aims to understand the basic circuit mechanisms of how information is routed in the brain and how disruptions in these circuits can lead to neurological and psychiatric disorders.

Morgan Sheng

Core Institute Member, Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard
As Co-Director of the Stanley Center for Psychiatric Research, Sheng helps to shape the center’s scientific vision and direction, and oversees the center’s efforts to develop therapeutics for schizophrenia and other serious mental illnesses.