Jan R. Wessel, Ph.D.

University of Iowa AMBI Faculty member, Jan Wessel, PhD, was an the 2016 Early Career Award winner at the recent 56th Annual Meeting of the Society for Psychophysiological Research held in Minneapolis, Minnesota, September 21-25, 2016.  Dr. Wessel, an Assistant Professor who joined the UI faculty in October 2015, holds appointments in the Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences as well as the Department of Neurology.  He presented his talk on September 24, 2016, entitled "Cognitive Control After Surprising Events: A Universal-Fronto-Basal Ganglia Mechanism."  The Center on Aging and the Aging Mind and Brain Initiative congratulate Dr. Wessel on this award.

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