Eric R. Kandel Lecture and Award

The Eric R. Kandel Lecture and Award is a prestigious biennial recognition established in 2019 by Drs. Eric and Denise Kandel in partnership with the Kavli Institute for Brain Science (KIBS) and the Department of Neuroscience. This award celebrates outstanding achievements in the field of neuroscience, honoring individuals or groups who have demonstrated excellence in advancing our understanding of the brain.

Past Recipients


Kelsey Martin
University of California Los Angeles
“Regulating Gene Expression to Store Long Term Memories”