16th International Science of Aphasia Conference, September 2015


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We are very pleased to welcome you to the 16th Science of Aphasia conference, being held from September 17 till September 22, 2015 at the University of Aveiro in Portugal.

The 2015 program theme is: Neuroplasticity and Language.

Invited speakers are: Argye Hillis (Johns Hopkins University, USA), Hugues Duffau (CHU Montpellier, France), Cathy Price (UCL, UK), Alexandre Castro Caldas (UCP, Portugal), Alexandra Reis (UAlg, Portugal), Uri Hasson (Università Degli Studi di Trento, Italy), Jenny Crinion (UCL, UK), Brenda Rapp (Johns Hopkins University, USA), David Poeppel (Max Planck Institute, Germany), Dan Bub (University of Victoria, Canada), and David Caplan (Harvard Medical School, USA).

The SoA conferences are intended to bring together senior and junior scientists working in the multidisciplinary field Neurocognition of language and to deal with normal function as well as disorders. The size of the conference has a maximum of about 150 participants to ensure direct interaction between the participants. The focus of this year’s conference is on Neuroplasticity and Language.