Decision Neuroscience - From Neurons to Societies

Lesley K. Fellows

Associate Professor
Department of Neurology & Neurosurgery
Montreal Neurological Institute
McGill University

Contact Information:

Montreal Neurological Institute
3801 University St, room 276
Montréal, QC
Canada H3A 2B4


Dr. Fellows trained in Physiology at McGill and then completed her doctoral work in neurophysiology at the University of Oxford as a Rhodes scholar.  She returned to McGill to train in medicine and neurology, followed by a postdoctoral fellowship in cognitive neuroscience at the University of Pennsylvania.  She is an Associate Professor in the Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery at McGill, and attending staff neurologist at the Montreal Neurological Hospital. Her clinical practice focuses on disorders of cognition and behavior.  Her research applies neuropsychological methods to understand the neural substrates of decision-making, with a particular focus on the human frontal lobes.