S6/ Tom Lewis, M.D.: Empathy and the Brain: How Humans Connect (Popular)

S6 Empathy and the Brain: How Humans Connect—Tom Lewis In the past few years, new imaging technologies have allowed neuroscientists to look inside the brain during times of emotional connection. In this session we will explore these discoveries and what they tell us about the biological basis of empathy, the link that binds us to one another. Tom Lewis, MD, is Assistant Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at the University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine, the author of A General Theory of Love, and an expert on the science of human emotion.