Rochester Academy of Science Spring Lecture, featuring Dr. Jessica Cantlon on "The Evolution and Development of Mathematics in the Human Brain."

When: Wed., April 11, 7:15-8:15 p.m. 2018

Dr. Cantlon will discuss her team's research into the fundamental and universal perception of number in humans, its likely evolutionary equivalent in non-human primates, its origin in humans, and its role in early childhood mathematics development. Dr. Cantlon is Associate Professor of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, at the University of Rochester.