Sandra Bond Chapman
Founder and Chief Director of the Center for BrainHealth™, Dee Wyly Distinguished Professor, School of Behavioral and Brain Sciences
University of Texas at Dallas
Sandra Bond Chapman, PhD, Founder and Chief Director of the Center for BrainHealth at The University of Texas at Dallas, Dee Wyly Distinguished University Professor and author of “Make Your Brain Smarter”, is committed to enhancing human cognitive capacity across the entire lifespan. As a cognitive neuroscientist with more than 40 funded research grants and 200+ publications, Dr. Chapman’s scientific discoveries elucidate and deploy novel approaches to advance creative and critical reasoning, to strengthen healthy brain development, and expand innovative thinking throughout life.
She is actively studying and discovering informative pathways to strengthen healthier brain functions, enhance cognitive performance, improve psychological well-being, and elevate real life functionality in health, injury and disease; identifying novel non-pharmacological and pharmacological treatment approaches, and testing the effect of brain training to potentiate higher levels of brain performance. Dr. Chapman is discovering ways to build resilience, regain cognitive function and retrain the brain to maximize the immense potential of our most vital organ. Dedicated to improving lives today and changing how the public thinks and acts about the brain and its health, Dr. Chapman is committed to promoting brain health fitness, developing futuristic thinkers, and helping individuals, young or old, think smarter — longer.