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Welcome to the Badre Lab!

The Badre Lab studies the neural systems supporting the cognitive control of memory and action. The lab employs cognitive neuroscience methods including behavioral testing, functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI), computational modeling, transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS), and testing of clinical patient populations.

LAB News & Announcements 

Emily Smith-Feldman wins summer research award!

Research assistant Emily Smith-Feldman is a recipient of the Karen T. Romer Undergraduate Teaching & Research Award (UTRA) for the Summer 2021 semester. UTRAs are granted to "students and faculty who have demonstrated a high level of motivation and interest in the...

Dr. Badre’s book available NOW!

"A look at the extraordinary ways the brain turns thoughts into actions—and how this shapes our everyday lives."  Princeton University Press On Task: How Our Brain Gets Things Done is an introduction to the neuroscience of cognitive control from Dr. David Badre,...

Atsushi wins overseas research fellowship

Dr. Atsushi Kikumoto recently won an Overseas Research Fellowship from the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) – very well-deserved, and a great opportunity for remote EEG data collection! “The overseas research fellow system dispatches excellent young...

Ijeoma & Isabel win semester-long undergrad research award

Multiple congratulations are in order: Two of our undergraduate researchers, Ijeoma Uche and Isabel Reyes, are recipients of Karen T. Romer Undergraduate Teaching & Research Awards for the Fall 2020 semester (UTRAs). UTRAs are granted to "students and faculty who have...

Recent and Upcoming Talks

  • July 13, 2021 – The Sigma Series, NASA Langley Research Center & Virginia Air & Space Center; Virtual
  • March 3, 2020 – Brain Imaging Research Center Speaker Series, University of Connecticut; Storrs, CT
  • February 4, 2020 – Intramural Research Program Seminar, National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIH); Baltimore, MD
  • January 16, 2020 – Boston Neuroimaging and Neuropsychology Lecture Series. VA Boston; Boston, MA