ANFA is now accepting papers. Please submit by April 30, 2014Read More
Dr. Suzanne Bourgeois will discuss her recently published book “Genesis of the Salk Institute: The Epic of its Founders” which is a personal account of the origins and early years of the Salk Institute for Biological Studies. She was personally involved with the Institute from its inception and drew on archives and interviews to inform this narrative. Dr. Bourgeois is Professor Emeritus and Founding Director of the Regulatory...Read More
ANFA is pleased to announce publication of Selected Papers from the First ANFA Conference, September 2012
Edited by Betsey Olenick Dougherty & Michael A. Arbib
Copies of the papers are available for a limited time.
A Symposium on Architecture and Neuroscience was held in Helsinki on June 3rd, 2013, the first in a series of symposia celebrating the designer Tapio Wirkkala’s 100th birthday in 2015, and organized by the Alvar Aalto Academy and the Tapio Wirkkala-Rut Bryk Foundation as well as Finnish Aalto University, and the Centre for Architecture, University of Helsinki. The meeting was conceived and organized by the noted Finnish architect Juhani...Read More
A ‘Letter to the Editors’ prepared by Board of Director Frederick Marks was published in the Health Environments Research & Design (HERD) Journal (Spring 2013, Vol. 6, No. 3, pp. 166-168). Entitled “Lighting For Different Healthcare Settings,” it referred to a panel session on the same subject that took place at the 2012 ANFA Conference in La Jolla. Research references were cited concerning the detrimental effects...Read More
ANFA board member, Dr. Fred Gage, will be one of the scientists researching common links between diseases such as cancer, Alzhiemer’s and diabetes at the Helmsley Center for Genomic Research. This center is being funded by a $42 million donation from the New York-based Helmsley Charitable Trust to the Salk Institute for Biological Studies and will involve 12 of the Salk’s 44 laboratories.Read More