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Pawan Sinha, Ph.D.

Founder of Project Prakash

Professor in the Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences at M.I.T. Prof. Sinha is a recipient of the PECASE – the highest US Government award for young scientists, – the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation Fellowship in Neuroscience, the John Merck Scholars Award for research on developmental disorders, the Jeptha and Emily Wade Award for creative research, and the Troland Award from the National Academies. He has published extensively in several of the world’s top-ranked scientific journals including Nature, Science, Nature Neuroscience and Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. His work has been profiled in several media channels including the New York Times, The Washington Post, ABC News, National Public Radio and TIME magazine. You can find more information about him here.


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