The Brain Prize 2017

6 March 2017

We are very pleased to congratulate Professor Peter Dayan, Director of the Gatsby Computational Neuroscience Unit, on winning The Brain Prize 2017. Professor Dayan shares the prize with Professors Ray Dolan and Wolfram Schultz for their analysis of how the brain recognises and processes reward. The Brain Prize, awarded annually by the Lundbeck Foundation in Denmark, recognises one or more scientists who have distinguished themselves by an outstanding contribution to neuroscience.