Social Neuroscience of Grief 2021 Virtual Conference by NOGIN

The neurobiology of grief is an emerging research field, with potential for insight into this universal stressful event.

Join us to hear from investigators using neurobiological models to study grief, and to learn information with high translational value! 

8am MST A Neuronal Signature for Monogamous Reunion
Zoe Donaldson, University of Colorado, Boulder

8:30am MST Dynamic Functional Connectivity: Mechanism of Adaptation in Widow(er)s
Saren Seeley, University of Arizona, Tucson

9:30am MST Stress, Loneliness, and Health: Insights from an Animal Model
Angela Grippo, Northern Illinois University

10am MST Cumulative Midlife Loss Associated with Carotid Atherosclerosis in African-American Women
Tené Lewis, Ph.D., Emory University

    *Funded by a grant from the National Institute of Aging (R13 AG066368)

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To request any disability-related accommodations that will facilitate your full participation in this conference, please email by Tuesday, January 19.


8 a.m. to 11 a.m. Jan. 25, 2021

Event Contacts

Mary-Frances O'Connor