The BRAIN Initiative a focus of a recent episode of Charlie Rose on PBS

Charlie Rose and Eric Kandel led a discussion with the leadership of Obama's research initiative
By C. Doyle
July 17, 2013

Episode 14 of the Charlie Rose Brain Series II, "President Obama's BRAIN Initiative," was broadcast on the evening of Monday, July 15th on Thirteen: New York Public Media, and on PBS stations nationwide.

In addition to Charlie Rose and Eric Kandel (Columbia University), guests included Thomas Insel (NIMH), Story Landis (NINDS), William Newsome (Stanford University), and Cori Bargmann (Rockefeller University).

If you missed the initial showing, you can now view it on the main page of, and thereafter at