Obama’s BRAIN: a view of science policy from inside the White House. A Staff talk presented by Philip Rubin, Ph.D.

White House Brain Initiative

Philip Rubin, Ph.D., Senior Advisor to the President and Chief Executive Officer Emeritus of Haskins Laboratories, summarizes his experiences serving as the Principal Assistant Director for Science at the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP). During this time he also led the White House neuroscience initiative. His lecture discusses portions of the federal science policy apparatus, describes high profile activities such as The BRAIN Initiative, and provides a glimpse of the role of OSTP in helping to coordinate such efforts.

View Dr. Rubin’s talk below and the Powerpoint Presentation here