Bridging Cultures and Supporting Collaborations

As the founding director of the University of Maryland’s Brain and Behavior Institute (BBI), Elizabeth “Betsy” Quinlan wants to foster the development of innovative, multidisciplinary approaches to neuroscience. She wants to inspire and encourage neurobiologists, engineers, computer scientists, cognitive and developmental scientists, linguists and public health experts to team up and tackle some of humanity’s most pressing issues around brain disease and neurological health.