Podcast: Prof Sarah Wilson Joins Baroness Susan Greenfield And Dr Lauren Ayton In Conversation With Jon Faine (774 ABCMelbourne) On What Science Knows About The Brain


L-R: Sarah Wilson, Susan Greenfield, Lauren Ayton ( - ABC Local)

In this podcast (listen here), Jon Faine's co-host is optometrist Dr Lauren Ayton. She is the Bionic Eye Clinical Research Coordinator, and a Research Fellow in the Department of Ophthalmology at the University of Melbourne.

Their first guest is research scientist, author and broadcaster Baroness Susan Greenfield, CBE, HonFRCP. A member of the U.K. House of Lords, she is a Senior Research Fellow at Lincoln College, Oxford University, and a Visiting Professor at the University of Melbourne's Medical School. Susan is the founder and CEO of Neuro-bio Ltd. Her recent books include: Mind Change: How digital technologies are leaving their mark on our brains, 2121: A Tale from the Next Century, You and Me: The Neuroscience of Identity.

Then they are joined by cognitive neuroscientist and clinical neuropsychologist Prof Sarah Wilson. She is the Deputy Head of the School of Psychological Sciences at the University of Melbourne where she directs the Music Mind and Wellbeing initiative.