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Textbook: Brain Mapping: The Methods
Arthur W. Toga & John Mazziotta, University of California, Los Angeles, U.S.A.

Introduction to Brain Mapping and Neuroimaging
Comuputational Brain Mapping and Neuroimaging Grading Policy:
Syllabus:

Week One:
Tuesday January 10, 2006 Introduction to Neuroimaging and Brain Mapping Terminology – Arthur W. Toga
Thursday January 12, 2006 Review of Neuroanatomy – Ivo Dinov
Week Two:
Tuesday January 17, 2006 Review of Neuroanatomy – Ivo Dinov & Alan McKenzie-Graham
Thursday January 19, 2006 The Physics of Neuroimaging (invasive and non-invasive, structural vs. functional, digital data representation) – Ivo Dinov
Week Three:
Tuesday January 24, 2006 The Physics of Neuroimaging (invasive and non-invasive, structural vs. functional, digital data representation) – Ivo Dinov
Thursday January 26, 2006 The Normal Brain: The Developing Brain, Matured Brain, Aging Brain – Elizabeth Sowell
Week Four:
Tuesday January 31, 2006 The Normal Brain: The Developing Brain, Matured Brain, Aging Brain – Ivo Dinov
Thursday February 2, 2006 Diseases: Depression, Schizophrenia, Autism, Bipolar disorder, Neurodegeneration and dementia (AD), Epilepsy, Multiple Sclerosis, Methamphetamine, Fetal Alcohol Syndrome, Head Trauma, Tumors – Elizabeth Sowell
Week Five:
Tuesday February 7, 2006 Diseases: Depression, Schizophrenia, Autism, Bipolar disorder, Neurodegeneration and dementia (AD), Epilepsy, Multiple Sclerosis, Methamphetamine, Fetal Alcohol Syndrome, Head Trauma, Tumors – Ivo Dinov
Thursday February 9, 2006 Challenges in computational neuroscience and brain imaging – Arthur W. Toga
Week Six:
Tuesday February 14, 2006 Preprocessing methods in Neuroimaging (intensity modulation, spatial normalization, filtering) – David Shattuck
Thursday February 16, 2006 Volumetric and Surface modeling, representation and analysis – Ivo Dinov
Week Seven:
Tuesday February 21, 2006 Volumetric and Surface modeling, representation and analysis – David Shattuck
Thursday February 23, 2006 Volumetric and Surface modeling, representation and analysis – David Shattuck
Week Eight:
Tuesday February 28, 2006 Statistical methods in structural and functional neuroimaging and LONI Grid-Compute Pipeline Environment – Ivo Dinov
Thursday March 2, 2006 Statistical methods in structural and functional neuroimaging and LONI Grid-Compute Pipeline Environment – Ivo Dinov
Week Nine:
Tuesday March 7, 2006 Statistical methods in structural and functional neuroimaging and LONI Grid-Compute Pipeline Environment – Ivo Dinov & Michael Pan
Thursday March 9, 2006 Statistical methods in structural and functional neuroimaging and LONI Grid-Compute Pipeline Environment – Ivo Dinov
Week Ten:
Tuesday March 14, 2006 Imaging in Psychology and Psychiatry – George Bartzokis
Thursday March 16, 2006 Behavior, Memory, Language and Cognition – Susan Bookheimer