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Antonio Damasio

Date of Birth 25-February-1944
Place of Birth Lisbon
(Lisbon District, Portugal, Grande Lisboa, Iberian Peninsula)
Nationality Portugal, United States of America
Also know as Antonio R. Damasio, António Rosa Damásio
Profession Science writer, Professor, Neuroscientist, Author
António Damásio is a University Professor and David Dornsife Professor of Neuroscience at the University of Southern California, an Adjunct Professor at the Salk Institute, and the author of several books describing his scientific thinking. "As a leading neuroscientist, Damásio has dared to speculate on neurobiological data, and has offered a theory about the relationship between human emotions, human rationality, and the underlying biology." Prior to joining USC in 2005, Damásio was M.W. Van Allen Professor and Head of Neurology at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics.

Awards by Antonio Damasio

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New York Times 10 Best Books of the Year
Honored for : The Feeling of What Happens