Show: The Kamla Show

Episode: 061 - Dr. Michael Merzenich on Brain Plasticity & Brain Power PART-1 NEW!


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Episode Description:

This is a 2-part interview with Dr. Michael Merzenich.

n Part-1 of our interview Kamla talks with Dr. Merzenich about brain plasticity and neuro plasticity and how malleable the brain is and its capacity to change. The thinking was that brains mature and the wiring is fixed for life. “We have each have a unique machine (brain) that is just made for us, “ shares Dr. Merzenich. It turns out that our brains are not fixed for life he points out. The ability to change is a life-long process.

How did Dr. Merzenich become interested in science as a kid? What was the role of his grandfather in helping him shape his thinking and stoke his interest in science? Dr. Merzenich grew up in Oregon and went East to do his PhD at Johns Hopkins University and then joined University of California San Francisco (UCSF) where he taught for many years.

Episode Short Description: In Part-1 of our interview Kamla talks with Dr. Merzenich about brain plasticity and neuro plasticity.

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Total SD Episode Video Runtime (hh:mm:ss): 00:28:57

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Date SD Episode Video Uploaded: Friday, December 7, 2018 - 01:39


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Date HD Episode Video Uploaded: Friday, December 7, 2018 - 01:39