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Social Brain Institute
After 10 years of research in the field of learning, stress and socio-emotional behaviors, she co-founded the Social Brain Institute translating knowledge from many different disciplines including cognitive neuroscience, education, psychology, technology and design into transformative approaches. Samah holds a PhD in neuroscience, a master’s degree in cognitive neuroscience and a master 1 degree in ecology and evolution.
Intervention themes:
Using cognitive science to develop, implement and maintain change interventions
Framing messages with a cognitive science informed strategy
Harnessing the cognitive biases and promoting change using the social nature of the brain