UCSF: The Frontier of Health 2.0

Adam Gazzaley is the founding director of the Neuroscience Imaging Center at the UC San Francisco, an Associate Professor in Neurology, Physiology and Psychiatry, and Principal Investigator of a cognitive neuroscience laboratory. His laboratory studies neural mechanisms of perception, attention and memory, with an emphasis on the impact of distraction and multitasking on these abilities. He demonstrated how use uses 3D video games to test multitasking and cognitive abilities of older adults.