With psychophysiological tools in hand, scientists are charting new territory in our understanding of the brain during its most rapid period of transformation – from conception to adolescence. MeetDr. Marion van den Heuvel,Assistant Professor at Tilburg University, one scientist who is making waves in the world of developmental neuroscience. Her path into this new and exciting field provides lessons to both young and seasoned scientists about how to navigate this area in a time of immense technological and social change and emphasizes the importance of leveraging the internet to better scientific communication and training.
Associate Web Editors, Aislinn Sandre and Kaylin Hill, had the pleasure of sitting down with Dr. van den Heuvel to talk about her scientific career, the research coming out of her lab, and how she shares her expertise and research to broader audiences through her Youtube channel.