Marlene Cohen, University of Pittsburgh (image) American Association for the Advancement of Science Share Print E-Mail Caption The author of the prize-winning essay, Marlene Cohen, is an assistant professor in the Department of Neuroscience and the Center for the Neural Basis of Cognition at the University of Pittsburgh. Dr. Cohen received her Ph.D. from Stanford University studying how interactions between neurons depend on how an animal is planning to use the sensory information they encode. Credit Image courtesy of Science/AAAS Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.