Karin Schon

Assistant Professor, Anatomy & Neurobiology

  • Title Assistant Professor, Anatomy & Neurobiology
  • Office 72 E. Concord St Housman (R) Boston MA 02118
  • Education PhD, Boston University
    MA, Universität Hamburg

Assistant Professor, Anatomy & Neurobiology

Research Interests & Expertise:
Investigating the role of aerobic exercise as a modulator of cognitive function and brain health in aging and Alzheimer’s disease in humans
Cognitive neuroimaging of human memory
Brain plasticity
Medial temporal lobe memory system
Exercise neuroscience
Healthy aging

Websites:
Brain Plasticity and Neuroimaging Laboratory
Department of Anatomy & Neurobiology Website
Alzheimer’s Disease Center Faculty
April 2016 Story on our work in BU Today
Featured Research: “Importance of Physical Activity and Aerobic Exercise for Healthy Brain Function”

Departments & Programs:
Department of Anatomy & Neurobiology

Departments & Programs
Anatomy & Neurobiology

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