Jan 25, 2017 - San Francisco, CA - "The Future of Brain Health" - Founders Fund Symposium Jan 29, 2017 - San Francisco, CA - "The Future of the Brain" - Worlds Fair Nano Feb 8, 2017 - Stanford, CA - Wearable Tech + Digital Health + NeuroTech Conference Mar 14, 2017 - Stanford, CA - Stanford Longevity Conference Mar 15, 2017 - San Francisco, CA - XTech Expo Mar 16-18, 2017 - Silicon Valley, CA - Augmented Human Conference Mar 23, 2017 - Murray Hill, NJ - Private Event, Bell Labs Mar 28, 2017 - Houston, TX - Collaborative for Children Mar 29, 2017 - Houston, TX - Houston Health Museum Apr 12-13, 2017 - Mountain View, CA - AARP Innovation@50 Conference Apr 20, 2017 - Newport Coast, CA - Private Event - Salesforce Conference Apr 26, 2017 - Redmond, WA - Private Event - Microsoft May 2, 2017 - Boca Raton, FL - Private Event - Fidelity May 21, 2017 - Los Angeles, CA - Hope and Optimism - Los Angeles Hope Festival May 24, 2017 - Stanford, CA - DFJ Entrepreneurial Thought Leaders Series Jun 7, 2017 - Austin, TX - Private Event - Salesforce Conference Jun 28 - Jul 1, 2017 - Aspen, CO - Aspen Ideas Festival July 17, 2017 - Woodland Hills, CA - EEG Conference August 7, 2017 - Colorado Springs, CA - Inner Circle Sep 9, 2017 - San Francisco, CA - Future Techonlogy Session - Society of Laproscopic Surgeons Oct 4 - 5, 2017 - San Antonio, TX - Mind Science Foundation Oct 9, 2017 - London, UK - The Runaway Species - School of Life Oct 9, 2017- London, UK - The Runaway Species - How To Academy Oct 10, 2017 - Cheltenham, UK - The Runaway Species - Cheltenham Literature Festival Oct 11, 2017 - London, UK - The Runaway Species - RSA Oct 11, 2017 - Bristol, UK - The Runaway Species - Bristol Festival of Ideas Oct 12, 2017 - Hove, UK - The Runaway Species - City Books Oct 18, 2017 - Santa Barbara, CA - Private Event - Goldman Sachs Conference Oct 20, 2017 - San Francisco, CA - The Runaway Species - NoCal Independent Booksellers Association Fall Trade Show Conference Oct 25, 2017 - Boston, MA - Private Event - Accord 2017 Conference Oct 25, 2017 - Brookline, MA - The Runaway Species - Brookline Booksmith Oct 26, 2017 - New York, NY - The Runaway Species - The Rubin Museum Nov 3, 2017 - Menlo Park, CA - The Runaway Species - Kepler's Books Nov 6, 2017 - San Francisco, CA - Dreamforce Conference Nov 16, 2017 - Houston, TX - The Runaway Species - Christ Church Cathedral/Brazos Bookstore Event Nov 18, 2017 - Puebla, MX - Ciudad de las Ideas Dec 4, 2017 - Half Moon Bay, CA - Private Event - JP Morgan Dec 6, 2017 - Los Angeles, CA - ALOUD - LA Public Library Jan 6, 2017 - Felton, CA - Private Event Jan 12, 2017 - Las Vegas, NV - NANS Conference
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In the wake of the Aurora movie theater shooting, many people had the same questions: What kind of derangement is indicated by the horrific acts of James Holmes? What is wrong with his brain? How will his mental state play out in the courts?
Why do groups of people inflict violence on unarmed neighbors? (Germany, Rwanda, Darfur, Nanking....). Here's the neuroscience point of view.
Sum on Radiolab
Listen to David discussing Sum -- and actor Jeffrey Tambor reading stories from the book -- on WNYC's Radiolab.
McGovern Award for excellence in Communication
David was honored to receive the 2014 John J. McGovern Award for Excellence in Biomedical Education from the American Medical Writers' Assocation. Noted past recipients include authors Oliver Sacks and Abraham Verghese.
NY Times Oped
Read David's Op-Ed piece in The New York Times regarding time and Obama's withdrawal plan.