Auditory Neuroscience Laboratory


Talks (Invited*, KeyNote**)


Previous Talks

2019:   February    March    April   May   June   July   November   



Aging and Spirituality Symposium

Symposium on Cochlear Implants in Children

Midwest Auditory Research Conference Flyer

Colloquium 2019

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February 22

Keynote Speaker

Kraus N. Northwestern University Brain Awareness Outreach (NUBAO). 9:30-11:00am, Northwestern University, Chicago Campus, Wieboldt Hall, Chicago, IL.**

- supported by Society for Neuroscience Chicago Chapter, Northwestern University Interdepartmental Neuroscience Program, and Northwestern University TGS Community Building Grant

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March 3

Keynote Speaker

Kraus N. Head Banging - How Music and Concussions Impact Brain Health: Research with Global Implications. 10:30-11:30am, Lake Shore Unitarian Society, Winnetka Community House, 620 Lincoln Ave., Winnetka, IL 60093.**


March 14

Keynote Speaker

Kraus N. Music for Aging Well: A Scientific Perspective. 9-11am, Aging and Spirituality Symposium. Saint John’s On The Lake, 1840 North Prospect Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53202.**


March 19

Invited Speaker

Kraus N. Music and the Mind. Cindy Pritzker Lecture on Urban Life and Issues with Renee Fleming, Harold Washington Library Center, 400 S. State Street, Chicago, IL 60605.*

March 24

Keynote Speaker

Kraus N. ARCS Illinois Spring Fundraiser. Sheely Center for the Performing Arts 2300 Shermer Rd. Northbrook, IL 60062**


March 26

Keynote Speaker

Kraus N. New York Institute of Technology Distinguished Medical Lecture. 6:30 pm Centennial Hall, Arkansas State University, Jonesboro, Arkansas.**

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April 4

Keynote Speaker

Kraus N. Teaching music for brain health. 1:00-2:30 pm, Faculty Development Seminar, Music Institute of Chicago, 300 Green Bay Road, Winnetka, IL 60093.**

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May 1-4


Winston M, Patel S, Nicol T, Martin G, Kraus N, Losh M. Neural Processing of Speech Sounds in Individuals with ASD and First Degree Relatives. INSAR 2019 Annual Meeting, Montreal, Canada.

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June 3-4

Invited Speaker

Panel Leader

Kraus N. Modulating from Arts Research to R&D: Toward Scalability. National Endowment for the Arts -NEA- Washington D.C.*

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July 11

Keynote Speaker

Kraus N. Honorary John Niparko Memorial speaker. 8:30am, 16th Symposium on Cochlear Implants in Children, Miami, FL.**


July 12

Keynote Speaker

Kraus N. Midwest Auditory Research Conference (MARC), Abraham Lincoln Presidential Museum, Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Springfield, IL.**

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July 16

Invited Speaker

Kraus N, Lindley T, LaBella C. Sound and the Athlete Brain: An NIH-funded Partnership of Northwestern University Sports Medicine and Brainvolts, Big 10 Conference.*

July 19

Invited Speaker

Kraus N. Optimizing the Physician Experience through Neuroscience: The Neuroscience of Music, 3:00-5:00pm Chicago Recording Company, 232 E Ohio St, Chicago, IL 60611.*

July 22

Keynote Speaker

Kraus N. Richards Institute of Education and Research, Education Through Music (ETM), Sonoma State University, Rohnert Park, CA 94928.**


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November 6-7

Keynote Speaker

Kraus N. Healthy Brains, Healthy Bodies Lecture. University of Vermont, Burlington, VT 05405.**