Sat, 05/20/2017

Congratulations to Greg Ciccarelli for passing his PhD defense!  His thesis will be made public and deposited to MIT dspace in the coming weeks for interested readers.

Sun, 05/07/2017

Monday, May 8, 2017, 10am.  46-3310

Thu, 01/19/2017

More applications!

Sat, 12/24/2016

The MIT VoiceUp study has released our anticipated new app for both iOS and Android! For less than 5 minutes per day, this app allows you to track various aspects of your mental well-being through a series of survey questions and speech prompts. If interested, click on your device's download...

Tue, 11/29/2016

The VoiceUp team presented an original research article demonstrating computational modeling of fundamental frequency (informally known as pitch) and its predictive value for identifying depression and Parkinsons.  Read the Open Access article at  ...

Mon, 03/21/2016

This was an amazing, fun, insightful course.  Highly recommend.

A Life of Happiness and Fulfillment, Indian School of Business, Raj Raghunathan

Mon, 04/27/2015

2015 McGovern Institute Spring Symposium
McGovern Institute for Brain Research
Monday, April 27, 2015 from 8:30 AM to 5:30 PM (EDT)
Cambridge, MA


8:45 – 9:00 am ROBERT DESIMONE & MEHRDAD JAZAYERI, McGovern Institute
Welcoming Remarks



Wed, 04/01/2015

At the 2015 meeting of the Cognitive Neuroscience Society, the MIT team presented a poster highlighting the promise of investigation speech production using advanced functional brain imaging methods.

Tue, 03/31/2015

MIT researchers demonstrated an engaging application that merges the positive benefits of cognitive reappraisal with the staying power and interactivity of social networks.

Sat, 12/27/2014

MIT researchers used a combination of voice and video responses from subjects to objectively estimate depression severity.  Among a crowded competitive field, MIT won first place for the second consecutive year.  Researchers envision an app based program to empower subjects to track their mental...