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Ford Burles, Ph.D. - Director

Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) Postdoctoral Fellow, and Research Coordinator at (University of Calgary, Canada).

A Ph.D. in Cognitive Neuroscience and ten years of experience investigating spatial cognition by using behavioural and neuroimaging methodologies. Currently leading a variety of projects all aiming to a better understanding of the neurological mechanisms underlying the human ability (and inability) to orient, how it develops, why it declines with aging, and how to improve it.


Giuseppe Iaria, Ph.D. - Founder

Professor of Cognitive Neuroscience in the Department of Psychology at the University of Calgary, and Director of (Calgary, Canada).

A Ph.D. in Cognitive Neuroscience and over 20 years of experience in conducting behavioural and neuroimaging studies investigating spatial orientation and navigation in healthy individuals and patients with brain injuries. Trained in different academic/research locations such as the University of Rome "La Sapienza" (Rome, Italy), Le College de France (Paris, France), the Montreal Neurological Institute at McGill University (Montreal, Canada), and the University of British Columbia (Vancouver, Canada).

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