Eric Kandel won the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 2000 for his work on the nervous system. Here, he discusses the mind, the brain, and his journey into a life of science.
This interview was filmed in 2008 for a series on the mind and the brain. This video is a collaboration between the Lasker Foundation and iBiology.
Eric Kandel, M.D., is the Fred Kavli Professor in the Department of Neuroscience at Columbia University, and a Senior Investigator of the Howard Hughes Medical Institute. He is also Director of the Kavli Institute for Brain Science and Co-Director of the Mortimer B. Zuckerman Mind Brain Behavior Institute. Dr. Kandel has been at Columbia University… Continue Reading