The David Anderson keynotes focus on better understanding the brain and its illnesses. He feels contemporary knowledge and treatment of mental health contains many flaws.
David has been the recipient of multiple awards of some which include the Searle Scholars Award, the Charles Judson Herrick Award in Comparative Neurology and the Alden Spencer Award in Neurobiology.
David Anderson keynotes are given in between his position as the Seymour Benzer Professor of Biology at Caltech and work as investigator at the Howard Hughes Medical Institute. His education includes an A.B from Harvard, Ph.D. at Rockefeller University and postdoctoral studies at Columbia University.