Doctor honoris causa 2021-2022

On Thursday the 5th of May 2022 the Health Science Sector of UCLouvain (Institute of Neuroscience, IoNS) has awarded its highest distinction to

Menno P. Witter, neurophysiologist, professor at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), specialist of the "brain's GPS".

New pathways to memory
Professor Menno Witter's research group at the Kavli Insitute for Systems Neuroscience (NTNU) discovered that the most important pathway to the sorting center for memories (the hippocampus) is not the one we thought. [Le Figaro, October 2019].

Replay of the conference of Menno Witter:  "Translational relevance of the structural neurobiology of entorhinal cortex circuitry"

Pictures of the doctor honoris causa ceremony

Photos: Benjamin Zwarts

Published on May 13, 2022